D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Friday the formation of a leadership committee that will provide input in the selection process for schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson's successor.
National Summer Learning Day, held in collaboration with Summer Strong DC 2016, was celebrated on Thursday, July 14.
Tameyah Ingraham, 18, is a first-generation college student, and like many others in her position, she ran into a few challenges while applying for college.
Morgan State University President David Wilson announced Tuesday the appointment of Michael Spencer as dean of the Clarence M. Mitchell Jr. School of Engineering.
A little over five years ago in the spring of 2011, when Kaya Henderson took the reins from then-Mayor Vincent Gray as the new D.C. Public Schools chancellor, supporters and critics alike said that she'd have some big shoes to ...
With numerous school districts across the country already implementing Muslim holidays into their schedules, some in the D.C. region are considering adding days of observance for several Muslim holy days.
DCPS is sending nearly 400 students from every ward this summer on 18 study abroad trips — from Costa Rica to France to China — for immersion, culture and service learning.
D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson announced Wednesday she will step down from her position in the fall after nine years at the helm.
Howard University has made improvements financially in recent months with its latest real estate moves, reports from the business analyst company Moody's Investors Service indicate.
The Office of Family and Public Engagement and the Office of Teaching and Learning collaborated to create grade-specific Parent Guides that provide the tools needed to support their child's learning at home.
D.C.'s first and only transportation and science, technology, engineering and mathematics school, TransSTEM Academy of Cardozo Education Campus, will welcome Rodney Slater, former U.S. secretary of transportation, and Victor Mendez, deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, and others ...
Academically challenging classes, experienced teachers and moderate disciplinary policies are housed in affluent white school districts, leaving minorities on the fringe, according to a U.S. Department of Education survey.
Three top seniors from Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy presented their solutions on communal and global issues such as housing segregation, the Syrian refugee crisis and college access for undocumented immigrants.
More than 70 seniors at Thurgood Marshall Academy in Southeast are expected to walk across the stage on June 10 to receive their high school diploma during the school's 12th annual commencement exercises.
The PGCPS Immunization Countdown campaign is underway, and all students must have all required immunizations by Aug. 23, the first day of the 2016-17 school year.