District of Columbia Public Schools

Right From the Start: D.C.’s Groundbreaking Teacher Hiring Strategy

The District of Columbia Public Schools is well-known for its comprehensive teacher-evaluation and performance-…

Reducing Chronic Absenteeism in the Nation’s Capital

This piece was initially published by the D.C. Policy Center. In the two years…

Rethinking What and How 45,000 Students Learn

During five and a half years as chief of teaching and learning at the District…