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  2. Local News Michelle Rhee resigning as D.C. schools chancellor
  3. Local News Video of Michelle Rhee on reforming D.C. schools
  4. Local News Adrian Fenty and Michelle Rhee: We fought for D.C. schools. Now it's up to you.
  5. Local News Video of mayor-elect Vincent Gray on education in D.C.
  6. Local News Michelle Rhee outspoken to the end of her tenure as D.C. schools chancellor
  7. Local News Top school district, Montgomery County, let average kids lag behind
  8. Local News Wealthier wards, more effective teachers in D.C.
  9. Public Schools Admissions Statistics for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST)
  10. Local News D.C. mayor offers most explicit criticism of IMPACT teacher evaluation system
  11. Local News Three-year-old suspended from Arlington preschool for too many potty accidents
  12. Local News Study finds funding gap between D.C. specialty and neighborhood schools
  13. Local News Five Ways Michelle Rhee went wrong
  14. Local News House Speaker Boehner promotes funding for D.C. school choice program
  15. Local News Evaluation of D.C. teachers is a delicate conversation
  16. Local News Will a BASIS charter school work in D.C.?
  17. Public Schools McKinley Principal Pinder put on leave amid allegations of doctored student transcripts
  18. Local News Exit Interview: Maryland's Montgomery County school superintendent Jerry D. Weast on lessons learned
  19. Local News Many D.C. schools would face smaller budgets, despite boost in spending
  20. Private Schools NPS....great school!
  21. Local News Maryland's Montgomery County Names New Schools Chief
  22. Local News Letters with white powder sent to D.C. schools
  23. Local News What a D.C. teacher told the schools chancellor about testing
  24. Local News Rigorous Charter School BASIS DC Coming to D.C.
  25. Local News Father Sues Sidwell Friends, Charging School Psychologist Had Affair With His Wife
  26. Local News D.C.’s Bruce-Monroe school faces challenges as it tries Singapore math method
  27. Local News D.C. schools requiring teaching candidates to give tryout lessons
  28. Local News D.C. school ratings up among system parents, but doubts remain
  29. Local News Maryland students show improvement in reading and math skills
  30. Local News D.C. Public Schools 2011 test scores a mixed bag
  31. Local News Schools Chancellor Henderson relaxes evaluation rules for some poorly rated veteran teachers
  32. Local News D.C. Schools Chancellor Henderson calls white enrollment growth good for D.C. schools
  33. Local News D.C. Public Schools to change its teacher evaluation tool
  34. Local News D.C. schools prepare for nation’s first sex-education standardized testing
  35. Local News D.C. Teachers get their “Standing Ovation”
  36. Local News D.C. parents raise concerns about middle schools
  37. Local News Michelle Rhee’s D.C. schools legacy is in sharper focus one year later
  38. Local News DC Public Schools considers waiving evaluations to lure top teachers to poorer areas
  39. Local News Washington DC area schools confront the ‘gifted gap’
  40. Local News DC Chancellor Henderson betting on a curriculum that uses carefully guided play in the classroom
  41. Local News High school hazing in DC area schools worries educators
  42. Local News Sidwell Friends parents fictionalized in “The Mother Daughter Show”
  43. Local News The Seat Pleasant 59: The Fate of 59 Fifth-Graders Offered the Promise of College Education
  44. Local News Traditional schools in D.C. area blurring district lines to attract students
  45. Local News The Heights School, a Catholic School, Draws Beltway Conservatives in Washington
  46. Local News Nearly every eligible DCPS teacher chooses to skip evaluations
  47. Public Schools D.C. Public Schools to pilot gifted-and-talented program
  48. Public Schools Prince George’s County adds Chinese immersion at elementary school
  49. Local News Thousands of DC area students not too young to be suspended
  50. Local News 9 ways to pick a great school for your child
  51. Local News D.C. seeks return of chartering authority
  52. Local News Interview with Kaya Henderson, Chancellor of DC Public Schools - Part I
  53. Local News How a ‘creative, visionary, flexible’ lost her teaching job at DCPS
  54. Local News New York firm publishes test-prep book for Thomas Jeffeson High School for Science and Technology entrance exam
  55. Local News Problem or progress? White student leads black club at elite N. Virginia high school.
  56. Local News DCPS Chancellor Henderson launches $10 million grant program to help DCPS reach new academic targets
  57. Public Schools D.C. chancellor announces new 5-year education plan, warns of closures
  58. 2012 Admissions Statistics Released for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
  59. Local News High-tech vs. no-tech: D.C. area schools take opposite approaches to education
  60. Local News Teaching for all levels via differentiated instruction — in one class
  61. Public Schools Parent group pushing for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology admission changes
  62. Local News Federal civil rights complaint filed over low numbers of black, Latino students at elite Thomas Jefferson High
  63. Local News Being a minority at America’s best high school
  64. Public Schools Admissions Policy for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology to Be Reviewed
  65. Local News DC Public Schools names teacher, principal of the year
  66. Local News D.C. charter schools expel students at far higher rates than traditional public schools
  67. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson names 15 D.C. schools on closure list
  68. Public Schools D.C. considers new graduation requirements
  69. Public Schools Thomas Jefferson High School renovation cost raises questions from surrounding school systems asked to chip in
  70. Local News D.C. debates growth of charter schools
  71. Local News D.C. Bets Big on Common Core - Hopes, frustrations mark experience
  72. Local News Officials scrutinize special-education services at BASIS DC
  73. Public Schools D.C. traditional public school teacher pay is higher than charters
  74. Local News D.C. parents push for more recess
  75. Public Schools More than half of D.C. public school principals rated below ‘effective’ on revised evaluations
  76. Public Schools Most D.C. residents give public schools low ratings in poll
  77. Private Schools Parents Gone Wild: High Drama Inside Sidwell Friends, D.C.’s Most Elite Private School
  78. Public Schools Leader's High School in Brooklyn? Anyone heard of this school?