Emma Brown writes about D.C. schools for The Washington Post. She’s also covered Virginia schools and written obituaries for the newspaper. Before her life as a reporter, she worked as a wilderness ranger in Wyoming and a middle-school math teacher in Alaska.
Teachers whose positions are eliminated due to budget cuts will get 60 days to find a new job.
Teachers learn to combine online learning with face-to-face instruction through training program.
Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson can move forward with plans to close 15 public schools.
The new committee is using budget powers to shape schools policy, including to slow boundary changes.