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Education Nation

Education Nation

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

Thursday, Nov 7, 2013 at 08:47 PM EST

DCPS Shows Notable Gains on U.S. Report Card

DCPS Shows Notable Gains on U.S. Report Card

D.C. and Tennessee were the only state-level school systems that showed increases over the past two years in all subjects and grade levels on the Nation's Report Card.

Thursday, Nov 7, 2013 at 08:25 PM EST

Maryland Scores Above National Averages on Report Card

Maryland Scores Above National Averages on Report Card

Maryland public school students scored above national averages in a national assessment, according to results released Thursday from the National Assessment of Educational Progress.

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.