Here from the White House’s Office of the First Lady is a transcript of what First Lady Michelle Obama said to students on her visit to Bell Multicultural High School in Washington D.C. this week. The First Lady is taking on a new policy role in the Obama administration: urging high school students to go to college.Read full article >>
The recruiters started rolling in during his freshman year. A knock on the door during Spanish or engineering class, and Da’Shawn Hand, a rising football star on the defensive line at Woodbridge Senior High School, would step into the hallway to meet another coach from another college.Read full article >>
The former executive director of a D.C. public charter school admitted in federal court Wednesday that she embezzled $29,000 in school funds, according to U.S. Attorney Ronald C. Machen Jr.’s office.
Monique S. Murdock, 44, also acknowledged using a government-issued purchase card to buy thousands of dollars in gift cards while working as director of an Army day-care center in Virginia, court records show.Read full article >>