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Douglas MacArthur Elementary School students and staff raided their piggy banks to come up with 420,000 one-cent pieces for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s annual Pennies for Patients national fundraiser. For the mathematically challenged, that translates [...]
Arguing the No Child Left Behind Act’s increasingly tougher standards mistakenly portray public schools as failing, state education officials have asked for a waiver from the federal law. The decision to apply by the state board [...]
To the editor: Alexandria City Public Schools’ plans for building a new Jefferson-Houston school are fundamentally flawed. For any school to succeed, it must be responsive to the needs of the community. But during the two-year [...]