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Friendship Between Nations

On March 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., visit the National Archives for a fun, activity-filled day exploring the many ways countries show their...

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 —...

Sound Health

This new series of free workshops designed for families with children under the age of 8 explores the power of the arts to promote...

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...

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...

Five Things to Consider When Considering a Private School

Choosing a private school is a lot like finding a mate. There are the must-haves -- a good personality match, a mutual attraction, and...

Getting into the School Lottery Game

Keisha Campbell is a single mother of twins entering kindergarten this year. She also has a teenaged son and a time-consuming job as an...

Life Lessons Through Basketball

Looking for a girl’s youth sporting activity that will allow your youngster to engage in physical activity and also help her learn important life...

Dumbarton House Dolley Days

As the British marched closer on Aug. 24, 1814, Dolley Madison fled her beloved White House, taking refuge with the Carroll’s at Dumbarton House,...

Register for Ward 8 Toy Giveaway

On Wednesday, Dec. 19th, Councilmember Trayon White Sr. (D-Ward 8) will host his Second Annual Ward 8 Toy Give-A-Way. The event takes place from...