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DC Pursues Promising Approach: Shared Business Services for Home-Based Providers of Early Care and Education
June 14th, 2017

Mayor Bowser Should Put DC Students Ahead of Tax Cuts
March 21st, 2017

Another Victim of Federal Medicaid Cuts: DC Schools
February 23rd, 2017

To Make Early Learners a Priority Invest More in Child Care Subsidies
February 15th, 2017

Low-Income DCPS Schools Are Shortchanged When It Comes to Supplemental Resources for “At-Risk” Students
October 26th, 2016

Back to School: Focusing on Mental Health
August 31st, 2016

Five Things You Should Know About Student Mobility in DC
August 24th, 2016

More Young Children Are Engaged in Reading With the Books from Birth Program
August 4th, 2016

Improving the Economic Security of DC’s Early Care and Education Workforce
July 28th, 2016

Shoring Up Educational Support for DC’s Homeless Students
June 23rd, 2016

What Does the New ESSA Law Mean for How We Measure Progress in DC Schools?
June 7th, 2016

Guest Blog: Without DC Trust: What is the Path Forward for Supporting Afterschool and Summer Programs for Youth?
May 9th, 2016

Guest Blog: DC Should Fund a Better Start for Struggling Young Children
May 4th, 2016

A Changing Landscape: Examining How Public Charter School Enrollment Is Growing in DC
April 28th, 2016

Additional Needs for Early Care and Education, Early Intervention, and Adult Education Services in OSSE Budget
April 19th, 2016

Let’s Use School Health Centers to Connect Troubled Students to Emotional and Mental Health Help
April 13th, 2016

Are DCPS Low-Income Schools Shortchanged When It Comes to Supplemental Resources for “At-Risk” Students?
April 7th, 2016

Guest Blog: DC Must Act to Better Support Child Care Workers
March 30th, 2016

Who Pays the Price When Child Care Subsidies Are Too Low?
March 21st, 2016

Challenges to Providing Quality Child Care For DC’s Infants and Toddlers
March 10th, 2016

A First Look at What Will Get Funded at DC Public Schools Next Year
February 25th, 2016

The District Should Do More to Evaluate Success of Critical Education Programs
February 18th, 2016

New Education Task Force Formed to Improve Planning and Collaboration between School Sectors
December 22nd, 2015

Better Pay for Child Care Professionals Will Mean Higher-Quality Care for Kids
November 17th, 2015

Next Week: Two Opportunities to Impact DCPS Budgets
October 30th, 2015

Get Ready for School Budget Advocacy! A Forum on DCPS Spending Priorities for Next Year
October 20th, 2015

How to Make Public Charter School Finances More Transparent
October 16th, 2015

Strategies to Streamline Child Care Subsidy Eligibility
October 1st, 2015

Students and Families Likely to Benefit from the District’s Expansion of Community Schools
August 11th, 2015

New DCFPI Report Examines DC’s Public Charter School Revenue and Spending Trends
August 5th, 2015

The Need to Better Manage DCPS School Modernization
July 13th, 2015

The Value of Investing in Trauma-Informed Schools in DC
June 24th, 2015

Long Awaited Evaluation of Public Education Reform in DC Highlights Need for Data, Transparency, and Coordination
June 11th, 2015

Education Committee Wants Your Feedback on Priorities for Modernizing School Buildings
May 5th, 2015

No Increase to School Funding Formula, But At-Risk Funds Will Follow the Student at DCPS in the FY 2016 Budget
April 27th, 2015

New Data Tool Shows Need for Consistent Policies and Stable Funding Across DC Public Schools
April 23rd, 2015

A Resource to Help You Break Down How Funding Works for DC Schools
March 26th, 2015

Ensuring Early Literacy Efforts Reach All DC Families
March 19th, 2015

Using Data and Evaluation to Improve DC’s Education Programs and Services
March 6th, 2015

Funding Didn’t Follow At-Risk Students This Year – Let’s Ensure All High-Need Schools See Their Share Next Year
February 5th, 2015

New Data Center for Schools Could Help Parents Even More With a Few Tweaks
January 20th, 2015

Supports for Parents Can Help Kids Enter School Healthy and Ready to Learn
January 15th, 2015

Creating a High Quality Education System for All DC Residents
January 5th, 2015

Improving the Quality of Child Care One Neighborhood at a Time
December 18th, 2014

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Budget Season
December 4th, 2014

Helping Low-Income Families Access High-Quality Schools
November 20th, 2014

Helping DC Students Facing Health and Nutrition Challenges
November 12th, 2014

Helping DC Students Facing Mental Health Challenges
November 3rd, 2014

Unlocking Opportunities: Using Schools As Community Hubs for Students and Families
October 21st, 2014

Unlocking Opportunities: Using Afterschool and Summer Programs to Help Low-Income Students Succeed
October 17th, 2014

Tackling Poverty Is Key to Improving Educational Outcomes in DC
October 9th, 2014

Community Advocates Release Set of Guiding Principles for Public Education
October 2nd, 2014

A Chance to Improve Special Education
September 24th, 2014

Better School Meals Are Reaching More DC Students
September 11th, 2014

An Update on the DC Promise Neighborhood Initiative
September 4th, 2014

Addressing the Student Achievement Gap Through Economic Diversity in DC Schools
August 26th, 2014

Wondering What Made It Into Next Year’s Budget For Health and Education? Check Out Our Toolkits.
July 30th, 2014

DC Community Schools Initiative Sustained in FY 2015 Budget
July 7th, 2014

How the School Boundary Proposal Could Promote Socio-Economic Diversity and Improve Access to Pre-K
June 25th, 2014

Expanding DC’s Early Intervention Services Can Pay Off in the Long Run
June 19th, 2014

Unlocking Opportunities: Helping Students Who Are Homeless Succeed in the Classroom
June 10th, 2014

How the School Boundary Proposal Could Promote Socio-Economic Diversity and Improve Access to Pre-K
June 5th, 2014

Unlocking Opportunities: Parent Engagement Services That Help Poor Children Succeed in the Classroom
June 3rd, 2014

Council Should Fill Gaps in Mental Health Services for Students with FY 2015 Budget
May 20th, 2014

More than 100 DC Schools Have Taken Steps to Serve Free Meals to All Students
May 15th, 2014

Unlocking Opportunities: Services That Help Poor Children Succeed In the Classroom
May 13th, 2014

Let’s Finish What We Started: The Case for Sustaining Community Schools
May 9th, 2014

Looking Beyond K-12 Education: Cradle-to-Career Investments in OSSE’s FY 15 Budget
May 5th, 2014

Longer School Days in the FY 2015 Budget
April 8th, 2014

From Basic Skills to Good Jobs: Connecting DC’s Adult Learners to Career Pathways
April 7th, 2014

Removing Educational Barriers for Homeless Students
March 28th, 2014

What’s In Store for Next Year’s Public Education Budget?
March 21st, 2014

DCFPI on the State of the District
March 12th, 2014

Highlights of DCFPI Education Testimony: Improve Non-Instructional Supports at DC Schools and Enhance Data Transparency
February 27th, 2014

Sign-On To Urge Mayor Gray to Invest in At-Risk Students
February 19th, 2014

Helping DC Students Go to College Is Important, but DC Promise Raises Concerns
January 22nd, 2014

What Can the Equity Reports Tell Us About Student Mobility?
January 15th, 2014

Will 2014 Bring Stable Leadership to the Office of the State Superintendent of Education?
January 7th, 2014

Big Wins in 2013 and Working Toward Even Bigger Ones in 2014!
December 23rd, 2013

One Step Closer to Getting More Resources To At-Risk Students in DC
November 25th, 2013

DCFPI on the DC Promise Establishment Act
November 15th, 2013

Next Up in the Ed Committee: School Facilities
November 1st, 2013

Cliff’s Notes to the DC Public Education Adequacy Study
October 17th, 2013

Revenue Forecasting (and Dancing) In September
September 12th, 2013

Making it Easier for Low-Income Children to Eat Free Meals at School
August 26th, 2013

New Report Offers Financial Snapshots of DC Public Charter Schools
August 7th, 2013

Not Enough Comprehensive Planning in Council’s School Facilities Proposal
July 2nd, 2013

Is Student Retention the Answer for Struggling Students?
June 20th, 2013

Two Important Items on Schools and Taxes!
May 28th, 2013

The ABCs of Next Year’s DC Public Education Budget
May 24th, 2013

Council Invests in Summer Programs for DC Public School and Charter School Students
May 9th, 2013

Our Thoughts for Today’s Budget Hearing on DC Public Schools
April 17th, 2013

Adding It Up: What Do We Already Know About Next Year’s DC Public Schools Budget?
March 21st, 2013

An Uphill Climb for DC Schools: A Look at DC CAS Trends
March 13th, 2013

What to Watch: How Savings from the DC Public Schools Consolidation Will Be Reinvested Next Year
January 24th, 2013

Will Closing Schools Pay Off? DCPS Closure Plan Unlikely to Produce Significant Savings or Better Resourced Schools
January 15th, 2013

Things to Know About DC’s Home Visitation Program Expansion
November 30th, 2012

Show Us the Money: DCPS Needs to Clearly Identify Cost Savings Before Closing DC Public Schools
November 20th, 2012

The School Closure List: A First Take
November 13th, 2012

Now’s the Time to Weigh in on the Neighborhood Admissions Preference for Charter Schools
November 12th, 2012

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