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Michelle Rhee Resignation

Trymaine Lee

Adrian Fenty: No Regrets | Trymaine Lee | Posted 11.28.2011 | Black Voices

It wasn't long ago that Adrian Fenty was Washington, D.C.,'s wonder boy, a star in Chocolate City politics whose aggressive, take-charge approach earn...

Leaving DC: Michelle Rhee & Adrian Fenty's Parting 'Education Manifesto'

The Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Our time in office and in charge of the school system of Washington, D.C., is quickly drawing to an end. Monday is Michelle's last day as schools chan...

Rhee Got Results, but Will They Last?

Mimi Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Mimi Carter

Michelle Rhee saw the "toxic" stress DC's children were suffering from. She knew she had to get the youngest into quality programs and fast, or she was going to lose them. In just three years she's made huge gains in Pre-K.

Michelle Rhee To Go To New Jersey?

The Star-Ledger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Washington, D.C.'s former schools chancellor is seriously considering an offer from Gov. Chris Christie to become the state's next education commissio...

Education Reform: Are the Teachers Really to Blame?

Dyane Jean François | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Dyane Jean François

Whether or not you agree with the position the personalities featured in "Waiting For Superman" take is one thing. The more important thing is the fact that this movie has inspired many people to join the debate over education reform.

Work Hard, Be Nice: Reflections on Michelle Rhee

Jessica Rauch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Jessica Rauch

I deeply respect and admire Rhee's tenacity and dedication to children. But I was disappointed by her approach. Her reforms were never going to be sustainable without support throughout her ranks.

So who will Take Over D.C. Schools now that Rhee is out?

Dora Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Dora Taylor

I could see this as a possibility, Robert Bobb becoming D.C.'s School Chancellor, not because he deserves it, but because Eli Broad owes him a favor.

Michelle Rhee Delivers Resignation Speech

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Late Tuesday, The Washington Post broke the news that Michelle Rhee, the controversial and passionate D.C. Schools Chancellor, would be resigning. As...

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...