A first-ever report provides comparable academic and nonacademic data on every regular public school and charter school in the District of Columbia.
All Blog Posts With District of Columbia Tag or Category
December 11, 2013
November 21, 2013
Families are now able to apply to all district-run and most charter schools through a system that generates one single, best offer for each student.
November 15, 2013
The Government Accountability Office has issued a report detailing weaknesses in the management and implementation of District of Columbia's voucher program.
September 25, 2013
Catch up with the latest developments in school choice news in Atlanta, Washington, Mississippi, and Louisiana.
August 22, 2013
Charter school teacher salaries in DC, a push to create charters in Kentucky, an audit of a Pa. charter school, and a critique of a charter school study topped headlines on the independent public school sector this week.
July 30, 2013
As it barrels ahead with common-core implementation, the District of Columbia school system sees significant growth on 2013 reading and math test scores.
July 02, 2013
While charter schools have made progress over the past five years, there is still work to be done, said U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan.
July 01, 2013
Linda Moore, the executive director and founder of a charter school in the District of Columbia, was inducted into the National Charter Schools Hall of Fame.
July 01, 2013
News from Washington, Atlanta, Detroit, Philadelphia, and Indianapolis
June 18, 2013
Read a transcript of the conversation with the EdWeek reporter who spent six months documenting how one district is putting the common standards into practice.