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Join us on 2/3 for A Night at Rosa Mexicano to Support DC Public Schools

Hi everyone, we're hosting our first event of the year next Thursday, February 3 at Rosa Mexicano! While we often talk about the high-level strategies of education reform, this will be a unique opportunity to hear from the principal of one of DCPS's Catalyst…Read More

Gray’s Two Education Picks have Rhee-Like Resumes

http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/blogs/looselips/2010/12/22/grays-two-education-picks-have-rhee-like-resumes/ Former Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee and Almost Mayor Vince Gray may not have gotten along very well, but it's clear that Rhee rubbed off at…Read More

Students write/speak about their experiences in Poetry Slam

http://voices.washingtonpost.com/dcschools/2010/12/student_poetry_slams_at_the_is.html Student poetry slams the issues By Bill Turque Dallas Otigba wasn't daunted by the boisterous, standing-room-only audience that packed Kelly Miller School auditorium…Read More

Like DC Public Education Fund's Brand New Facebook Page

Like our brand new Facebook page to connect to DC Public Education Fund and stay updated on recent news, successes, and events from DC Public Education Fund and DC Public…Read More

Happy Thanksgiving from Interim Chancellor Henderson

To the Washington, DC community, As the Thanksgiving season begins, we reflect on all that we are thankful for at DCPS! Our best educators were celebrated earlier this month with “A Standing Ovation for DC Teachers” at the Kennedy Center. Enrollment is up…Read More

Honoring DC's excellent teachers

On Monday, DCPEF hosted a GREAT event to honor the 662 teachers who were rated highly-effective. Seven of them received $10,000 bonuses, and another 20 will get $5,000 bonuses. Many of the teachers were grateful to hear "you work hard to make your students…Read More
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