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A solutions-focused conversation about the state of education in America

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 at 06:56 PM EST

Community Leaders Hope New High School Will Help Students

Community Leaders Hope New High School Will Help Students

Ccommunity leaders and students are celebrating the opening of the new Oxon Hill High School in Prince George's County. The state-of-the-art facility was built to meet the growing technology needs of students....

Monday, Nov 4, 2013 at 07:48 PM EST

Prince George's County Graduation Rate Dropping

Prince George's County Graduation Rate Dropping

A recently released report finds the graduation rate in Prince George's County is falling despite the opposite happening in other counties around the state, and some school officials point to the struggles of...

Friday, Nov 1, 2013 at 08:47 PM EDT

Aviation Ed Offers Interactive Way to Learn

Aviation Ed Offers Interactive Way to Learn

Aviation Ed uses interactive learning techniques to teach students about science and math.

Thursday, Oct 24, 2013 at 05:58 PM EDT

$25K Milken Prize Awarded to D.C. Teacher

$25K Milken Prize Awarded to D.C. Teacher

Thurgood Marshall Academy physics teacher Kena Allison was surprised with a Milken Educator Award, which comes with a $25,000 prize.

Saturday, Oct 26, 2013 at 10:44 AM EDT

Classic Car Donated to School's Automotive Program

Classic Car Donated to School's Automotive Program

An anonymous donor handed over the keys of a 1965 Shelby Cobra kit car to the students and staff of Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax, Va.