Monthly Archives: April 2012
Spotlight on… Ms. Pruett -Special Education Teacher – Sharpe Health School “As my second year at Sharpe Health School came around, I reflected on how much I had really accomplished last year. As you may know, Sharpe is the only DCPS school for students with profound disabilities, so teaching students instruments is a challenge. Many of [...]
Watch parents, teachers, and community leaders rally on the steps of the D.C. City Council to oppose the FY13 Budget for Public Education. DCPS Budget Cuts Hurt Kids April 9 2012 from WTU Local 6 on Vimeo. DCPS Budget Cuts Hurt Kids Interviews from WTU Local 6 on Vimeo.
By Boris Chumak On April 9, scores of parents, teachers, and community leaders rallied on the steps of the D.C. City Council to oppose the FY13 Budget for Public Education. The budget threatens to reduce special education services, increase class sizes and seriously undermine the academic achievements of D.C. public school students. During the rally, [...]
Join over 100 committed parents, education advocates, and teachers on Monday, April 9 at 12:00 p.m. on the steps of the John A. Wilson Building to express concerns to D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray and D.C. City Council members about the FY 2013 Budget for Public Education that will reduce special education services, increase class sizes [...]