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Washington, D.C.
Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Transgender Policy in the Schools

School support for transgender students is a critical matter, says Supporting and Mentoring Youth Advocates and Leaders (SMYAL) Programs Director Adalphie Johnson. In partnership with District...

Support Services Make the Transition

When schools, childcare, and other child-related facilities closed suddenly a few weeks into the COVID-19 pandemic, parents were left scrambling to cover their children’s...

How Some Schools Got Kids Back to the Classroom

In the spring, the COVID-19 pandemic shut down most of the nation’s schools, forcing most of the District’s students to continue learning virtually at...

Meet 14 Year Old CEO Kennedy Solaru

Like many youth in the District, Kennedy Solaru began her work career at a summer job earning a small income. Unlike most kids in...

Successes and Challenges in Distance Learning

Experts say that developing quality remote learning plans is something that would ordinarily take school districts months, if not years, of planning. The COVID-19...

Helping Teens Cope With Covid-19

Between the stresses of school and friends, hormones, and parental pressure, the teen years are not the easiest. With the onset of the Covid-19...

Bard College DC Still Considering Applicants

Bard High School Early College DC (Bard DC), a new school in Ward 7 at 4430 H St. SE, is recruiting its second class of...

Anacostia Watershed Society Launches Learning from Home

The Anacostia Watershed Society has announced their new Learning from Home portal at anacostiaws.org/what-we-do/education. School is out for most students, and even many summer camps have...

Field of Greens Farmers Market

The Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy’s most recent Field of Greens Farmers Market was held on April 8, 4 p.m. Families were able to...

Virtual Storytime

On March 21, DC Public Library hosted its first virtual storytime featuring “What’s Going on in There” by Geoffrey Grahn on the Library’s Facebook...