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Advice on Parenting: Ask Chloe

How to beat the potential for summer lags in academic advancement? The key is making sure that kids stay creative, imaginative and exploratory — plus the good, old-fashioned R&R we crave at any age.

Big Hole, Big Crane at Hyde-Addison

The east and north footings, which will support the foundation of the expanded elementary school, are due to be completed any day now, along with the final removal of rock from the excavated site.  

Warrior-Scholar Project Provides Education for Veterans

America is always looking for ways to help its military veterans — and education can provide one of the best. The Warrior-Scholar Project, headquartered in...

Cultural Leadership & Cocktails: Meet Chris Whittle, June 14

Education visionary Chris Whittle will share his philosophy of the first international K-12 school concept, the Whittle School & Studios, which will grow to 30 campuses across the globe over the next decade.

GU Commencement Speakers Announced

Among the eight speakers will be Luci Baines Johnson, at the School of Nursing ceremony, and António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, at the School of Foreign Service ceremony.

Summer Camps: Looking Beyond the Spin

When I was in second grade, my elementary school arranged for students in my grade to go to Summit Lake Camp, located near Emmitsburg,...

Weekend Round Up May 10, 2018

This Saturday, May 12, the day before Mother's Day, the 90th Georgetown Garden Tour will feature eight exquisite gardens with varying styles, scale and intriguing histories.

Students Walk Out 19 Years After Columbine (photos)

Students from the District and surrounding towns assembled near the White House April 20 before marching to the Capitol with chants of "Enough is enough" and "Vote them out."

Questions for Chloe: Positive Reinforcement for Better Sleep

Dear Chloe, How, oh, how can I get my four-year-old to sleep longer in the mornings? Or if he is not actually going to keep...

Kids Flock to Science and Engineering Expo in D.C. (photos)

The 5th USA Science and Engineering Festival Expo, presented by Lockheed Martin, commandeered the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on April 7 and 8, dazzling an estimated 350,000 visitors, many of them children.