Congratulations to KIPP DC Principal Jessica Cunningham!

On a recent weekday, about a dozen immigrant women were learning about Microsoft Word at the Briya Public Charter School in D.C. Adult students at the school in Adams Morgan learn practical skills like computing, while they learn English.

DCPCSB recently completed a facilities survey of 62 public charter school nonprofits in Washington, DC, which collectively operate 115 schools in 109 separate facilities.

This year in celebration of the National Adult Education and Family Literacy (AEFL) Week, the DC Adult and Family Literacy Coalition hosted its 2nd annual city-wide essay contest for adult learners.

This summer, Forte International, an organization facilitating governmental exchanges between the United States and China, hosted a group of delegates from the Shanghai Jingan District Education Bureau in Washington DC.

Many people believe public charter schools only serve a population of students that may be “easier” to educate, which may lead to better learning outcomes. However, DC’s public charter schools serve a student population that is equally, or at times more, disadvantaged than students enrolled in DC’s traditional school system.

Register for Ahead of the Curve today!

Majority of violations considered minor errors.

Find out more information on how the 2015 Papal Visit will affect schools next week.

This month's board meeting will now be taking place at PCSB's office: 3333 14th Street NW Suite 210, Washington, DC 20010.

Bellwether Education Partners releases "The State of the Charter School Movement."

"I am confident that Mrs. Ganjam will deepen the Board’s credibility and expertise and allow us to carry out our mission of providing quality public school options for all DC students and families."

Dance for Life is a project helping young immigrants adapt to their new life in the United States.

DC PCSB received a charter school proposal from Pathways in Education, a national network of public charter schools.

PALC is comprised of parents that have a student in a DC public charter school or graduates of a DC public charter school. 

Today is the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month. 

Today, the Progressive Policy Institute (PPI) released a report asserting that the collaboration and competition fostered by education reform and the existence of both a traditional public school system and a public charter school system make for an overall healthier education system. 

Today PCSB and DC public charter schools commemorate the 14th anniversary of September 11.

Listen to the interview here.

A Friendship PCS graduate shares his journey from DC to college in Vermont.

A group of teachers and staff from Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School have come into the new semester with a deeper understanding of the school’s Salvadoran student population.

PCSB Executive Director writes about how measuring outcomes, like student performance and graduation rates, has been successful for DC public charter schools.  

DC Bilingual PCS students kicked off the new school year in a larger facility and a new neighborhood

Learn more about how to open a charter school in 2016.