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Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 03/17/2014

Snow days are adding up at Washington area schools this winter

A breakdown of how many days have been taken so far and the impact on the academic calendar.

By The Washington Post  |  03:30 PM ET, 03/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alexandria, Arlington, Education, Fairfax County, Loudoun County, Montgomery County, prince george's county, Prince William County, Schools, snow, The District, Virginia

Posted at 09:00 PM ET, 02/12/2014

Snow days are adding up at Washington area schools this winter

A breakdown of how many days have been taken so far and the impact on the academic calendar.

By The Washington Post  |  09:00 PM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alexandria, Arlington, Education, Fairfax County, Loudoun County, Montgomery County, prince george's county, Prince William County, Schools, snow, The District, Virginia

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 09/05/2013

At 102, Martha Ann Miller’s autobiography goes into second printing, and lands on Amazon.com

The Arlington educator's first edition sold out, but a second edition is better, she says

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arlington, Brown v. Board of Education, integration, Martha Ann Miller, Schools, Stratford Junior High School

Posted at 05:06 AM ET, 06/05/2013

Fairfax County schools take the lead nationwide in teaching safe football tackling

'Heads Up' program designed to instill better techniques, reassure parents that football is safe.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:06 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Haddock, Dick Adams, Fairfax County Public Schools, Football, Heads Up, tackling