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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

What Colleges are Looking For In DC-Area Applicants

I’m usually skeptical of college rankings, but there’s a new one out that’s worth paying attention to. In May, the Independent Educational Consultants Association...

For Young Robotics Students, STEM Becomes Hands On

When a member of Payne Elementary School’s Robotics Club couldn’t attend the World Championship in Louisville, Kentucky, 5th grader Makaya Cox was asked to...

Environmental Initiatives

Seaton Elementary School (1503 10 St. NW) Principal Suzanne Peters says adding an environmental education plan for fourth graders was an important contribution —...

Eagle Academy Students Showcase Their Water Robots

This Monday was pajama day for second graders at Eagle Academy Public Charter School, a charter school in Congress Heights with students in pre-K...

Ballou Academy of Hospitality and Tourism Students Host Food and Heritage...

On a recent weekend, as the front of the Dorothea Dix Building, 2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE, on the campus of St....

The Advantages of a STEM Program

STEM education programming is a comprehensive approach to learning. It focuses on the four subjects: science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). The concept has...

How Low Should I Fly My Helicopter

Modern parenting gets more complicated every day. Keeping tabs on your child physically is no longer enough; you also need to know where they...

The Advantages of Single-Gender Schools

Single-gender education, the teaching of male or female students in separate classes or schools, was common in the United States until the twentieth century....

How to Choose a Summer Camp

Summer camp is a time to build memories – a place for kids to wile away the summer hours but also a time to...

H Street Life – October 2017

While October’s weather can be a gamble in the District, there are plenty of great ways to get into the fall spirit. This month...