The D.C. Council has unanimously approved a new three-year contract for Ronald Mason Jr. to head the University of the District of Columbia through 2018.
Charles Wilson isn't shy about discussing poverty and the issues that face many inner-city and poverty-stricken youth on a regular basis.
Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker III announced Monday that the county is accepting applications from residents interested in serving as an at-large member of the board of education.
The D.C. Council appears set to contract a food vendor that recently settled a fraud lawsuit with the city's public school system for $19 million.
Glory Ekhator, who recently graduated from Gwynn Park High School in Brandywine, has also been named a Scholar of the Week.
More than 100 top graduating students recently joined Chancellor Kaya Henderson at the Verizon Center's Acela Club to formally announce their future plans and celebrate their achievements.
Raise DC, a cross-sector partnership focused on improving the lives of District youth through educational outcomes, recently announced the launch of the Data Spotlight Awards.
Members of the Prince George's County Drug Policy Coalition gathered Wednesday at the Harborside Hotel in Oxon Hill to honor 17 students with scholarships at the 4th annual "Empowering Future Leaders Scholarship Breakfast."
The 7th annual Total Sunshine School Grade Rewards Ceremony honored H.D. Woodson High School seniors salutatorian David Wynn, 18 and valedictorian Christopher Chandler, 17, best friends and future electrical engineers on Thursday at Roosevelt High School.
Prince George’s County Public Schools will begin its four-day workweek schedule on Monday, June 22 and end the week of Aug. 7.
School officials recently celebrated the modernization project for Lafayette Elementary School in Northwest, which will allow the enrollment of 105 more students once completed.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser joined city schools staffers and administrators Tuesday to announce a multimillion investment in a new curricular strategy crafted by the public schools system's top teachers.
Education reform alone isn't enough to close achievement gaps between blacks and whites, according to a new report by the Economic Policy Institute.
Edem Kudzi, a senior at Suitland Senior High School, joins the roster of students honored as Scholar of the Week.
Graduates at colleges and universities in the District of Columbia average $22,048 in debt, with 52 percent carrying a student loan debt.