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D.C. Schools Insider: January, 2013

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 01/30/2013

Can traditional school systems be replaced by charters?

Chancellor Kaya Henderson responded to the argument that charter schools should replace DCPS.

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Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 01/24/2013

Are school closings just the start of DCPS reorganization?

A study commissioned by the school system lays out other changes that may be on the horizon in D.C.

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Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 01/24/2013

Henderson outlines boundary change process

The citywide task force will gather input from parents before making final recommendations in June.

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Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 01/22/2013

D.C. considers new graduation requirements

The proposal would require more art, music and physical exercise, but would discard requirement for course in U.S. Government.

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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 01/22/2013

Kaya Henderson to answer council’s questions on school closures

D.C. Council members will have a chance to ask questions about the chancellor’s plan to close 15 schools.

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Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 01/18/2013

Empower DC plans to sue over D.C. school closures

Empower DC organizers said they will detail their legal strategy next week.

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Posted at 08:05 AM ET, 01/17/2013

DCPS to announce final school closures Thursday

Chancellor Kaya Henderson is expected to announce final decisions about closures on Thursday.

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Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 01/11/2013

Catania: No plans to reinvestigate alleged cheating in DCPS

Chairman of D.C. Council’s newly reconstituted education committee said he’ll review test security.

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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 01/09/2013

D.C. charter board proposes closing Imagine Southeast for poor performance

Imagine Southeast has failed to meet academic achievement goals.

By Emma Brown  |  05:00 PM ET, 01/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:32 PM ET, 01/08/2013

D.C. charter school board objects to Rhee’s report card

Board says Rhee’s analysis of D.C. education policy — particularly charter schools — is flawed.

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Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 01/08/2013

Michelle Rhee responds to federal investigation of alleged DCPS cheating

Former D.C Schools chancellor says investigation should put cheating allegations to rest.

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Posted at 10:20 AM ET, 01/07/2013

Rhee’s Students First gives District education policies a middling grade

Students First grades states on how well their education policies align with those championed by Michelle Rhee.

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