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From Principals to Pencils

As a community, we’ll invest $1.7 billion in public education this school year for DCPS and public charter schools. That’s as much as our...

Supporting Women Reentering the Community

Henry Ford once said, “Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” For many returning citizens coming home from prison,...

Training DC Residents in Clean Energy

These days, energy efficiency and renewable energy are powering DC. While providing solar and wind energy to homes and offices, they are also creating...

Location Selected for Bard High School

On Wednesday, Mayor Bowser announced that Bard High School Early College DC (Bard DC) will be located at Davis Elementary School (4430 H Street,...

‘Pathways 2 Power’: These Aren’t Just Kids

How It Started After the deaths of two classmates, students and faculty at the Southeast charter school Thurgood Marshall Academy (TMA) were at a loss. In...

Ketcham Elementary School Principal Awarded Principal of the Year

When Mayor Muriel Bowser spoke on stage at Ketcham Elementary School at 15th Street and Good Hope Road SE last month, for a rally...

A Traumatic Failure: DC Public Schools Neglect Mental Health

“I have to meet this guy and have sex with him. If I don’t, then he and his friends are going to rape my...

Some Needed New Year’s Resolutions

It’s time for some New Year’s Resolutions for Our River – some for the City, some for our favorite Federal agencies and some for...

Securing DC Voting Rights

We recently filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking full voting representation for District residents in the United States Senate and House of Representatives....

Community Conversation: Trauma’s Effect on District Children

The University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law (UDC Law), University of the District of Columbia Cable Television Station...