Washington DC Public Schools

At Some Schools, Football Not Making The CutAnalyzing data, Washington Post columnist suggests more vigorous learning at high schools that don't field a football team.
Teachers Visiting Parents Helps StudentsEngaging parents of students in K-12 has shown success in Washington DC, operating in more than 20 schools at all levels.
Engaging Parents To Improve EducationAn report in Education Week suggests that parents are the critical factors in improving their kids’ achievement.