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Program Matches Embassies With D.C. Public School Classes

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Dean Middle School students perform their final presentation at the Indonesian Embassy.
Embassy Adoption Program
Dean Middle School students perform their final presentation at the Indonesian Embassy.

The Embassy Adoption Program allows thousands of 5th and 6th graders to learn about other cultures: One class will video conference with students in Luxembourg, another will learn judo after the embassy of Japan donated mats and uniforms. And some students get to go abroad, like one class that visited Poland.

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