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An undated photo of Hannah Graham.
T. Rees Shapiro, Mary Pat Flaherty and Justin Jouvenal
Jesse L. Matthew Jr. could be moved to Fairfax in coming days to face charges in 2005 sexual assault.
The Answer Sheet
The title on the cover: “Rotten Apples.” And it isn’t referring to actual apples.
Read the letters between the opposing sides.
T. Rees Shapiro and Ovetta Wiggins
The county will open 25 schools later to give students more sleep while others in the nation study the issue.
T. Rees Shapiro
The news ends part of the mystery surrounding the sophomore, who went missing Sept. 13.
County officials redraw the map to increase the number of minority students at a high school.
Here’s what the MIT researcher says -- and a response from ETS.
Her takeaways include that sitting all day is tiring and that many lessons are passive.
Research shows it’s good for everybody.
Citing a study that teens need more sleep, the school board voted to delay class start times.
Many of the students who took ‘paper classes’ for easy grades and little work were not involved in sports.
The head of the Chicago school system doesn’t want to use it this year.
But the university did not say how many students were sickened by the illness or when it was first reported.
Michael Alison Chandler
In the city’s only major forum dedicated to education, candidates talk about how to plan for the future.
School system officials are trying to determine what factors are causing the drop — 77 points in two years.
Thousands of students got free academic passes, but questions remain about who knew what and when they knew it.
Here’s what happened at the latest meeting of the Texas Education Agency where members reviewed new textbook submissions.
A high school senior talks about finding colleges where she feels she can belong.
Ovetta Wiggins and Lynh Bui
Suitland High principal hears “chatter” about fights, is concerned about repeat of last month’s violence.
JazzReach’s performances dazzle 11,000 Montgomery County schools this week at the Strathmore.
The following is the text of a court document that outlines text messages.
For new and veteran teachers.
Bradlee carried with him a lesson he learned in grade school.
Veteran researcher Joe Renzulli says we should ask teachers and parents which kids are gifted.
Where will he go?
Here is more detail on class of 2018 from a Washington Post survey of the city’s universities.
Despite critics who argue the cost isn’t worth the benefits, the research is clear. High-quality universal preschool does provide worthwhile long-term benefits for kids.
‘There is something deeply wrong with a system in which teachers and principals are afraid to act in the best interest of children.’
The event was 10 miles away from where three people had been diagnosed with Ebola.
The “massive open online courses” site opens a new link between Advanced Placement and colleges.
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