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Gray Backs Firing Of Teachers In 2008

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray says the District will appeal an arbitrator's decision to reinstate the 75 teachers fired under former Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee in 2008.

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College Contest In Va. Could Help Demystify Redistricting

The release of new census data has set the politically-charged and often arcane task of redistricting in motion in states and localities across the country.

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Stage Play Examines Lesbian Child Custody Case

Dozens of plays are performed every week in the Washington Metro area. But this week one stands out for not just the timeliness of the subject matter but also where it's being performed.

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Alexandria Debates The Need For New Schools

In Virginia, school administrators and budget officials in Alexandria are at odds over enrollment projections.

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Historically Black College Event Aims To Preserve Legacy

At Saturday's Historically Black Colleges and Universities Festival in Alexandria, Va., schools will get a chance to recruit and even accept students on the spot.

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Students Admitted To College On The Spot At HBCU Event

More than 2,500 hundred students are expected to flood T.C. Williams High School in Alexandria, Va., Saturday for the annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities Festival.