Days after hundreds of D.C. Public Schools teachers and staff received notice they were losing their positions, approximately 300 came to a what DCPS is calling a "transfer fair" looking for other jobs.
Waiting lists and safety schools are usually things we associate with applying to college. But in the District, those words are also part of the mix when you talk about preschool. The city's most popular pre-K programs can have hundreds of children on their waiting lists.
D.C. Public Schools says the decison to tell hundreds of teachers they won't have a spot in their school during the next academic year was because of budget and enrollment issues. But the teachers' union thinks otherwise.
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