18.6 F
Washington, D.C.
Friday, January 17, 2020

Choosing A Private School for Your Student

You’ve decided to investigate the possibility of sending your child to a private school. You’ve heard that many private schools have smaller class sizes,...

DC Charters 101

During the 2018-19 school year, 66 public charter schools operated on 123 campuses and served more than 43,000 students in grades PK3-12. More than...

What We Learned in Our First Year

Ballou High School Principal Willie Jackson said that his first year as leader of the Ward 8 High School was a transformative experience. “So many...

Angle for Family Fun at DOEE Casting Call

Looking for family fun that's off the hook? Head to the Family and Youth Casting Call (FYCC) June 1! FYCC is a free annual event...

Pole Vaulting on Capitol Hill

When my editor asked if I could write a story on pole vaulting, I was not thrilled. I only knew of the sport from...

Choose Your Adventure: Sleepover at the Smithsonians

Does Henry, the elephant in the foyer of the National Museum of Natural History, come alive when the museum is closed for the night?...

Sing! Learn! Play! At American Youth Chorus Summer Camp

This summer the Congressional Chorus is expanding its youth programming opportunities through a new summer camp the American Youth Chorus (AYC) Summer Music Camp. Designed...

Register for Earth Conservation Corps Eco-Camp

The Earth Conservation Corps has announced that registration for their 2019 Eco-Camp is now open. With over 26 years of environmental education experience on...

Hill Center Kids Concert & Family Happy Hour

On March 17, 3 to 4:30 p.m., come to the Hill Center for a casual happy hour for parents and tots. The Bright Siders...

Attend Today’s J.O. Wilson Summer Camp Fair

January is at an end. For many with school-aged children, now is the time to think about summer camp. Enter the J.O. Wilson Summer Camp...