Grammar and middle school students from across the District have been reading their dictionaries, practicing with flash cards and counting syllables on their fingers — all hoping to soon put a gold-plated trophy on their shelf and take home the ...
Officials for the new Rocketship DC public charter school have invited the public to a open house Tuesday to meet staffers and tour the Southeast facility.
D.C.'s Office of the State Superintendent of Education has designated February as Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Completion Month in the city.
Dr. Nathaniel Beers, chief of Specialized Instruction, recently issued a statement regarding information for special education students.
Grade-eligible high school students can now apply for enrollment in the Career Academy Program.
A team of students from Sidwell Friends School in Northwest claimed victory over the weekend in the 2015 National Science Bowl's regional competition.
The D.C. Public Charter School Board has postponed a decision whether to revoke the charter of Dorothy I. Height Community Academy in Northwest.
Efforts have ramped up recently in the District and around the country to emphasize STEM education, a curriculum based on the idea of educating students in four specific disciplines – science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Several schools will continue the celebration of African-American history this month by highlighting the contributions of blacks who've played defining roles in shaping the nation.
While education serves as the best way to equalize an eons-old unleveled field, a newly released report illustrates that little traction has been made in reducing the achievement gap.
D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton joined Scott Pearson, executive director of the D.C. Public Charter School Board, and others Monday for a lease signing ceremony, marking a partnership between the Armed Forces Retirement Home and Creative Minds International Public Charter ...
Students at a charter middle school on Howard University's campus are protesting last week's firings of three social studies teachers for allegedly attempting to teach more black history.
Four high school students are having their special stories on subjects ranging from suicide to mental illness to pop stars played out on the professional stage in plays guaranteed to make audiences cry, laugh and reflect.
Nominations are being accepted for the Prince George's County Public Schools' "Teacher of the Year" award.
Those Ballou Senior High School seniors who think they have the writing chops can find out if they’re as good as they think they are if they choose to submit a poem or an essay during Black History Month.