Moving The Needle Together On DCPS’s Computer Challenges

[Ed. Note: This blog post is an update of one written by Grace Hu in July 2018 on technology challenges in DCPS. A Ward 6 parent who serves on the Amidon-Bowen Local School Advisory Team, Hu is also the founder of Digital Equity in DC Education, a volunteer coalition of DCPS parents dedicated to closing … Continue reading Moving The Needle Together On DCPS’s Computer Challenges

The Time To Call The Council For Transparency In Our Schools Is NOW

[Ed. Note: The following call to action is from Cathy Reilly, one of the organizers of C4DC, a coalition of ward-based education councils and education organizations dedicated to the support of DCPS. The call is to ensure that in the school budgeting transparency bill (0239) being marked-up by our city council right now and voted … Continue reading The Time To Call The Council For Transparency In Our Schools Is NOW

Upcoming Events In Public Education: September & October

Here’s a chronological round-up of local and upcoming education events, many of which help elucidate and strengthen the connection of DC taxpayers to the public schools we fund and send our kids to. --On Thursday September 19, at 6 pm, the Poverty & Race Research Action Council and the National Coalition for School Diversity will … Continue reading Upcoming Events In Public Education: September & October