Prince George's Schools Hold Twitter Chat on Student Safety

Prince George's County Public School officials used social media Monday to communicate its message of student safety on Twitter.

D.C. EDUCATION BRIEFS: Chancellor Appointment Imminent

Mayor Muriel Bowser is expected to name the new DCPS superintendent by Oct. 31.

D.C. Trumpets 8th Straight Year of Student Enrollment Increase

The number of students enrolled in D.C. public and charter schools increased for the eighth consecutive year, according to preliminary data released by the Office of the State Superintendent of Education.

D.C. EDUCATION BRIEFS: Public Charter Schools Improving

A newly-released citywide report shows public charter school quality continuing to rise.

State of Schools Highlights Positive, Glosses Over Issues

The District of Columbia Public Schools system took a different approach this year in its annual State of Schools address. Instead of focusing on what needs to be fixed, they showcased what they've gotten right.

Baker Resists Call to Fire Schools Chief Amid Scandals

The Prince George's County NAACP branch held a press conference Wednesday in Largo to call for County Executive Rushern L. Baker III to remove public schools CEO Kevin Maxwell immediately.

D.C. EDUCATION BRIEFS: Anti-Cyberbullying Film Contest

As part of a national effort to raise awareness of cyberbullying, AT&T has sponsored the first-ever Cyberbullying Film Invitational in New York City, featuring high school student filmmakers from across the country.

Prince George's County Education Briefs: 'Early Start' to Replace Head Start

Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell announced in late September that while services will continue for all Head Start students, they will be funded and operated by PGCPS through the new "Early Start" program.

D.C. EDUCATION BRIEFS: Chancellor to Give State of DCPS Address

Interim schools Chancellor John Davis will give the "State of DC Public Schools" address on Tuesday, Oct. 18.

D.C. EDUCATION BRIEFS: Henderson Officially Ends Tenure

Chancellor Kaya Henderson will officially step down on Friday, Sept. 30, after six years at the helm.

Bowie State President Announces Retirement

Bowie State University President Mickey Burnim has announced plans to retire in June.

Prince George's County Education Briefs: Leadership Program Participant

PGCPS instructional director Carletta Marrow has been selected by the American Association of School Administrators to participate in its inaugural "Aspiring Women Leaders" program.

D.C. EDUCATION BRIEFS: Parent Curriculum Guides

The Office of Family and Public Engagement and the Office of Teaching and Learning collaborated to create grade specific Parent Guides.

D.C. Charter School Wins Part of $100M 'Super School Project' Prize

Students and staff at Washington Leadership Academy Public Charter School had a lot to cheer about Wednesday after being named one of 10 nationwide winners of the "XQ: Super School Project."

Prince George's County Education Briefs: Bus Driver Fair

Prince George's County Public Schools will host a school bus driver fair on Wednesday, Sept. 21.