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PCSB's Executive Director Scott Pearson was invited to speak at Mayor-Elect Bowser's Education Public Engagement Forum.  His speech focused on the importance of charter schools providing quality educational choices to families in the District.  

The hearing will be held on December 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the school and livestream.   

The new report finds parents believe schools are getting better and more needs to be done to improve the number of high performing schools.  

Students and parents make the choice and the independent My School DC uses a random lottery to fill the available public charter school seats.

Today, the charter school community remembers Marion Barry Jr.'s contribution to the education reform movement in Washington, D.C. 

Andy Smarick believes Washington, DC is on track to follow New Orleans in developing the urban school district of the future.  

Tensions inherently arise when developing accountability systems that need to serve multiple interests and stakeholders. 

Stop by our booth #2201 at EdFEST on Saturday November 22 from 11 am to 3 pm at the DC Armory.  

Why is the charter school sector in DC so strong, especially when compared to other cities that have high charter market shares, but much lower performance? 

Watch Board officials and Mayor Gray announce the results of the 2014 Performance Management Framework (PMF).  

Education Week highlights Two Rivers PCS' long-standing commitment to the intellectual courage and professional growth of its teachers.  

 

Nurses at 69 public charter schools deal with everything from a scraped knee to diabetes.

Lee Montessori PCS, located in the Edgewood neighborhood in Ward 5, will open in August 2014 and serve 70 students in PK3 through first grade and add a grade each year up to sixth grade.

Our office will open tomorrow at 9 a.m.

An information session will be held on August 5

                           

                                                                 

Richard Whitmire discusses the charter-district relationships in an op-ed in The Washington Post.

Yesterday I was able to touch base with Dr. Soner Tarim, a founder and Chief Executive Officer of Harmony Public Schools.

Ahead of this year's graduation ceremony, chef ambassadors from the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) visited Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School to share their expertise

“I've learned to understand that what we're doing is never finished--it can and must continuously improve because so many lives are at stake.”  -Jack McCarthy, AppleTree Early Learning PCS

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) applauds new guidance released Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Education outlining the current state of civil rights in the nation’s charter schools.