Charter Schools Newswire

Md., D.C. continue their Race to the Top: Obama program provides federal aid to improve schools (Post, June 2, 2010)
A night to honor teachers who excel in the classroom: 21 from across region receive Agnes Meyer awards (Post, May 12, 2010)
Area principals win awards for leadership: Post chairman praises 19 educators as 'our life's blood' (Post, April 30, 2010)
How-to book whets appetite for no-nonsense teacher training (Post, April 26, 2010)
300 dresses to fulfill girls' prom dreams (Post, April 22, 2010)
What's lacking in Washington? Education bloggers. (Post, April 15, 2010)
GOP senator worries 'No Child' revamp won't work in rural districts (Post, April 13, 2010; 3:59 PM)
H.S. teachers disagree over reading aloud (Post, April 12, 2010)
Parents frustrated at delay on school: Board hasn't voted on opening charter (Post, April 8, 2010)
On schools, town has a message: Don't mess with Texas: DISTRUST OF WASHINGTON
Residents, state push back against Obama
(Post, April 1, 2010)
Data on college success could change high schools (Post, March 25, 2010)
Nonprofit center would boost preschool services: Philanthropic group near deal with D.C. to serve 175 children (Post, March 24, 2010)
Some D.C. students will receive Easter Egg Roll tickets (Post, March 23, 2010; 12:51 PM)
Plan to rework 'No Child' prompts concerns for rural areas (Post, March 17, 2010; 1:09 PM)
T.C. Williams deemed among 'lowest achieving': Federal officials say Alexandria school doesn't help its minority students (Post, March 12, 2010)
District schools still in aid race: VA. FAILS IN BID TO BE AMONG FINALISTS
At stake for city is up to $75 million in federal funds
(Post, March 5, 2010)
Principal switch may backfire, Rhee told: Hardy parents report fewer applicants from neighborhood schools (Post, March 4, 2010)
Deal possible over proposed R.I. teacher firings: Compromise would save jobs, overhaul struggling school (Post, March 4, 2010)
Charter schools becoming less racially diverse, study finds: Black enrollment ratio reported as higher than in regular institutions (Post, February 4, 2010)
Private schools go head-to-head for a blue ribbon in greenness: Campuses save energy, recycle and use technology friendly to environment (Post, December 28, 2009)
Stronger measures applied to struggling schools: To get federal funds, reform efforts include replacing principals, staff (Post, December 28, 2009)
Bill aims to boost nutrition, exercise in D.C. schools: Council measure would cover public charter and public campuses (Post, December 15, 2009)
When is it time to close a charter? (Post, December 14, 2009)
District leaps forward in math: Gains on national tests stand out among results for city school systems (Post, December 9, 2009)
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