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Congress plunges into D.C. politics and ethics (By Editorial, March 21, 2011; 8:22 PM)

The E.U. balances politics with fiscal responsibility (Post, March 21, 2011; 8:22 PM)

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Act III for former Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide (By Editorial, March 18, 2011; 8:42 PM)

U.S.-backed measures may boost Libyan opposition (By Editorial, March 18, 2011; 9:12 PM)

Evaluating teachers is a delicate conversation (Post, March 18, 2011; 12:25 PM)

Evaluating teachers is a delicate conversation (Post, March 18, 2011; 1:58 PM)

D.C. elementary students sickened by cocaine (Post, March 18, 2011; 12:29 AM)

President Obama's timid words on gun reform (By Editorial, March 18, 2011; 12:37 PM)

UDC president deserves a fair shake (By Editorial, March 18, 2011; 12:37 PM)

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District investigates special-ed school (Post, March 17, 2011; 1:41 PM)

Abduction charges dropped against George Mason student in library dispute (Post, March 17, 2011; 1:38 PM)

D.C. probes special-ed school Rock Creek Academy (Post, March 17, 2011; 10:01 PM)

In Jack Johnson's shadow (By Editorial, March 16, 2011; 8:40 PM)

In D.C.'s Parkside-Kenilworth Community, a promise of change (By Editorial, March 16, 2011; 8:39 PM)

Too soon to write off nuclear power (By Editorial, March 16, 2011; 8:42 PM)

Abduction charges dropped against George Mason student in library dispute (Post, March 17, 2011; 1:17 PM)

Feds end probe of college gender bias (Post, March 16, 2011; 7:51 PM)

On college campuses, a gender gap in student government (Post, March 17, 2011; 8:27 AM)

Study: Manassas Park and Calvert County have most efficient schools in D.C. area (Post, March 16, 2011; 4:38 PM)

Fairfax County school board to review discipline policies (Post, March 16, 2011; 11:29 AM)

Children of diplomats displaced by strife often caught between two worlds (Post, March 16, 2011; 11:29 AM)

Gray 'comfortable' with search for schools chief, despite narrow focus (Post, March 16, 2011; 11:24 AM)

Spat over study room leads to George Mason student's arrest (Post, March 16, 2011; 10:56 AM)

Spat over study room leads to George Mason student's arrest (Post, March 16, 2011; 12:27 AM)

In Maryland, a renewed chance for a bag tax (By Editorial, March 15, 2011; 8:05 PM)

Pfc. Bradley Manning doesn't deserve humiliating treatment (By Editorial, March 15, 2011; 8:04 PM)

The United States watches as Moammar Gaddafi gains (By Editorial, March 15, 2011; 8:02 PM)

Obama: Rewrite No Child Left Behind before next school year (Post, March 16, 2011; 10:55 AM)

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Lessons from loss in Maryland's gay-marriage battle (By Editorial, March 14, 2011; 8:08 PM)

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Obama: Rewrite No Child law before next school year (Post, March 16, 2011; 12:05 PM)

ROTC's return:  Harvard's welcome can lessen the military-civilian divide (Post, March 13, 2011; 9:06 PM)

Let all Maryland students dream (By Editorial, March 13, 2011; 8:08 PM)

Time to act on free trade:  U.S. agreements with South Korea, Colombia and Panama should be approved - soon (Post, March 13, 2011; 9:09 PM)

Lego contests put minority students on a mission (Post, March 13, 2011; 11:55 PM)

U-Va. fraternity pledge hospitalized after soy-sauce dare (Post, March 12, 2011; 11:46 PM)

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Teenager suspended from Fairfax County school over acne drug (Post, March 22, 2011; 10:18 AM)

Most schools could face 'failing' label under No Child Left Behind, Duncan says (Post, March 10, 2011; 5:54 AM)

Kaya Henderson nominated D.C. schools chancellor (Post, March 17, 2011; 1:24 PM)

Prince George's replaces High Point High principal after attack is shown on YouTube (Post, March 8, 2011; 8:14 PM)

Board chairman says UDC may ask President Allen Sessoms to repay some airfare costs (Post, March 8, 2011; 10:27 PM)

Prince George's school fight posted on YouTube frustrates parents, students (Post, March 7, 2011; 10:14 PM)

UDC students stage protest, call for school president's resignation (Post, March 7, 2011; 8:00 PM)

Gray 'comfortable' with search for schools chief, despite narrow focus (Post, March 8, 2011; 4:07 AM)

D.C. interim schools chief reportedly getting some job security (Post, March 6, 2011; 8:25 PM)

District schools cram for DC CAS tests (Post, March 6, 2011; 9:12 PM)

Jay Mathews: Amid the SAT-obsessed, this family doesn't live by the numbers (Post, March 13, 2011; 9:23 PM)

Computer science programs use mobile apps to make coursework relevant (Post, March 13, 2011; 4:54 PM)

No evidence mayoral control led to D.C. schools' better test scores, report says (Post, March 4, 2011; 10:55 PM)

Prince George's schools employee accused of watching porn on job (Post, March 3, 2011; 8:20 PM)

Midwest union battles highlight debate over improving schools (Post, March 3, 2011; 9:36 AM)

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Midwest union battles highlight debate over improving schools (Post, March 3, 2011; 12:15 PM)

Symbol of academic prowess isn't ready for its close-up (Post, March 1, 2011; 9:55 PM)

UDC president's expenses questioned (Post, March 1, 2011; 10:28 PM)

Education Writers Association honors 2 Post reporters (Post, February 28, 2011; 8:28 PM)

Chestnut Hill, Pa. Catholic college, fires gay part-time professor (AP, February 27, 2011; 4:14 PM)

Is America's best high school soft on math? (Post, February 27, 2011; 11:29 PM)

Study: Manassas Park and Calvert County have most efficient schools in D.C. area (Post, February 27, 2011; 11:27 PM)

Synthetic marijuana widely used at Naval Academy, some midshipmen say (Post, February 28, 2011; 12:57 AM)

Va. African Americans split in battle for school choice (Post, February 26, 2011; 7:28 PM)

Pr. George's school board approves big cuts (Post, February 25, 2011; 12:43 AM)

Fairfax County school board to review discipline policies (Post, February 24, 2011; 11:16 PM)

Arlington school budget proposal includes raises, larger classes (Post, February 24, 2011; 10:13 PM)

Ten Commandments' return to Va. school district depends on legal battle's outcome (Post, February 23, 2011; 9:45 PM)

Pr. George's school board to make cuts to close $155 million budget gap (Post, February 23, 2011; 9:55 PM)

D.C. teachers union, former leader clash over pay (Post, February 22, 2011; 8:03 PM)

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A University of Virginia student has a bright idea: 'Flash seminars' (Post, February 20, 2011; 10:43 PM)

Jay Mathews: Md. teachers' support shows value of civics exam (Post, February 20, 2011; 10:43 PM)

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Democrats join GOP in voting to block tighter regulation of for-profit schools (Post, February 18, 2011; 8:04 PM)

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Accounting firm hired to help D.C. schools find savings, new money sources (Post, February 16, 2011; 7:51 PM)

Fairfax County students no longer have to pay for A.P. tests (Post, February 16, 2011; 10:07 PM)

Ten Commandments in school stirs fight in Va. district (Post, February 17, 2011; 10:40 PM)

School officials, teachers unions scrutinize Obama's divisive education agenda (Post, February 16, 2011; 9:31 AM)

Tax credits for private-school scholarships shot down by Virginia Senate committee (Post, February 15, 2011; 10:40 PM)

Obama's education budget would spare Pell grants, increase spending 11% overall (Post, February 14, 2011; 1:05 PM)

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