The National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, invited 250 area middle and high school students Tuesday to learn about careers in science and hear several top-notch experts discuss their highly technical fields.
The repeated practice of racially segregating schools in the U.S. has increased in recent years. And a new report concluded that segregating schools has negative effects on the education minority students receive.
The Pepco Edison Place Gallery recently hosted a reception to celebrate the opening of "My Business," an inaugural Senior Arts Series of the Duke Ellington School of the Arts.
District residents are among the millennials saddled with increasingly large amounts of student loans, which reached a record high of $1.23 trillion in 2015, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
One District principal finds it more necessary than ever for community members to provide safe passages for school kids in light of deadly violent incidents on Metro.
In April, DCPS sent 10 female students from high schools across the city to Croatia for the "Step Afrika! International Youth Exchange."
A team of students from Washington designed and built the fastest lithium-ion battery-powered model car during a national competition.
The U.S. Department of Education is urging America's colleges and universities to remove barriers that could prevent about 70 million citizens with criminal records from pursuing higher education.
Howard University President Wayne A. I. Frederick has been appointed by President Obama as a member of the board of advisors for historically black colleges and universities.
State Superintendent of Education Hanseul Kang was joined on April 29 by Deputy Mayor for Education Jennifer Niles and U.S. Secretary of Education John King Jr. for a celebration of the District’s high school seniors, who participated in the city's ...
Principal Tanya Washington, staff and seniors at Parkdale High School in Riverdale Park, celebrated first lady Michelle Obama's Reach Higher Initiative on April 25.
In the final analysis, Black and other minority communities cannot reasonably expect others to respect their property if they are unwilling to clean up their own house, says Ivory Johnson, president of the 100 Black Men of Greater Washington, D.C.
Staff, students, family and friends of Frederick Douglass High School in Upper Marlboro recently teamed with the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation for participation in the MS Walk 2016.
Nearly 9,000 individual students are on waitlists to attend one or more public charter schools in the 2016-17 school year.
Howard University students are getting financial help for their education from a group of concerned alumni.