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Actress/activist Ruby Dee dies at 91
EXCLUSIVE | Inside Bergdahl’s journal
Big change to frequent flyer programs
My sister inspired The Fault in Our Stars
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Donna St. George
School systems take steps toward ”Bring Your Own Device” policies, increasing classroom technology.
The Answer Sheet
T. Rees Shapiro
Concept of setting graduation goals draws criticism from advocacy group, which says it was a waste of time.
T. Rees Shapiro and Julie Zauzmer
U-Va. student Hannah Graham was last seen walking alone in Charlottesville early Saturday.
Sophomore Andrea Jaime died Tuesday. The university says others do not need preventive antibiotics.
Students upload them (also illegally) to help others save money.
Centreville High principal Martin Grimm will take over at Hayfield on Oct. 1.
Adalia Jimenez, 16, from Montgomery County, will interview an archivist for Constitution Day.
A former Core supporter writes about four questionable arguments that current Core supporters are making.
Take our annual quiz about the U.S. Constitution to celebrate Constitution Day, Sept. 17.
Michael Alison Chandler
In a report due out Wednesday, the office says it handled 150 concerns about the District’s public schools.
An ex-secretary who accused Largo High’s principal of bullying reached a deal just as the case was to go to trial.
The number of schools failing to meet state standards jumped significantly as students struggle on new tests.
University announces death of Andrea Jaime, a sophomore in the school of nursing and health studies.
The family of Hannah Elizabeth Graham expresses hope for her safe return as police expand search.
Few experienced operators have taken advantage of expedited application process in D.C.
The poll also found that most Americans support providing children of undocumented immigrants a public education.
A ranking from the Wallet Hub social network finds D.C. region among the top in level of education attainment.
First in a series following one high school senior trying to get into college.
Marred by an alleged scandal, school is undergoing a transformation to better serve at-risk students.
Children of color and the poor make up more than half the children in the United States. Yet few of the books recommended in the Common Core’s appendix reflect their lives.
A look at charter school growth state-by-state in 2013-2014 school year
Montgomery asking for 45-day exptension of state requirement on newly mandated immunizations.
Karen Chen and Ovetta Wiggins
Concerns were raised about students missing school because they couldn’t meet the state’s deadline.
David Boies says his group plans to fight teacher tenure across the country, state by state.
State education commissioner agrees to suspend FAIR testing for K-2 students.
Hannah Graham was last seen early Saturday; U-Va. president expresses “deep concern” about student.
Plans include building new Fairmont Heights HS, renovations at other schools.
As the Obama administration pushes STEM education as a priority, test your knowledge of the STEM job marketplace in the U.S.
A respected education scholar says U.S. reformers are drawing the wrong lessons from the success of China’s schools.
Panel at D.C. Library explores whether efforts to improve public education in the city have been successful
School administrators made parents sign contracts.
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