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D.C. Schools Closed In Earthquake Aftermath

Georgetown, D.C. Patch | Shaun Courtney | Posted 10.24.2011 | Education

Updated 7:12 a.m. All District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) will be closed Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011, to allow for a thorough assessment of sch...

Making Evaluations Work For Students And Teachers

Michelle Rhee | Posted 07.23.2012 | Education
Michelle Rhee

There is not a single school factor that has more of an effect on student learning than teacher quality. It's more important than shrinking class sizes or building state-of-the-art science labs.

The Michelle Rhee You Don't Know

Richard Whitmire | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Richard Whitmire

Rhee decided to take the D.C. fight nationally with StudentsFirst, a group that she wants to counter all the forces she sees as only pretending to put the interest of students first.

Michelle Rhee's Legacy Crumbling? COO Bids DC School System Goodbye | Bill Turque | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Despite assurances from former D.C. schools chancellor Michelle A. Rhee that the senior management team she assembled during her 31/2-year tenure woul...

Who Is Cathie Black?

| Jon Schuppe | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- Cathie Black steps into the tumultuous world of public education after a long, successful career as a media executive. The head of Hearst...

Kaya Henderson To Be Interim D.C. Schools Chancellor

The Washington Post | Bill Turque | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

As Chancellor Michelle A. Rhee winds down a turbulent 31/2 years in the District, she leaves in her wake a question that will be largely Kaya Henders...

Michelle Rhee Resigns As D.C. Schools Chancellor

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

D.C. Schools Chancellor Michelle A. Rhee will announce Wednesday that she is resigning at the end of this month, bringing an abrupt end to a tenure th...

Where Will Michelle Rhee Go?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

D.C. Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee's future is a hot topic for everyone in the U.S. public school system, says The Washington Post. Rhee sat down ...