By: Kit Faiella, Policy Fellow
In December 2017 and early January 2018, the Board members attended a variety of events around the DC community, interacting with students and parents alike. Many Board members took tours of schools during December and January, witnessing teachers and students in action firsthand.
• Ashley Carter (At-Large) visited Duke Ellington School of the Arts.
— DC State Board of Ed (@DCSBOE) January 25, 2018
• Laura Wilson Phelan (Ward 1) highlighted the tremendous work of our #DCGradReqs Task Force as a panelist on a National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) webinar focused on equity in high school graduation requirements.
Tune in today at 3PM to @NASBE‘s webinar with @DCSBOE #DCGradReqs co-chair, @LWilsonPhelan, discussing #equity in HS grad requirements. Panelists include @DonWLong (NASBE), Jennifer Zinth (@edcommission), Phillip Lovell (@All4Ed). Register: https://t.co/YHzVhnGe9p #NASBEwebinar pic.twitter.com/ag2VBeWNZX
— DC State Board of Ed (@DCSBOE) January 30, 2018