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Peterson Family Foundation donating $1M to Teach for America

A million dollar gift isn't pocket change -- that's how much a foundation funded by the developer of National Harbor is donating to benefit Prince George's County Schools and the local Teach for America efforts.

Monday - 03/10/2014, 12:15pm EDT

Tags: Teach for America, Kristi King, peterson companies, Peterson Family Foundation, Prince Georges County Schools, Peterson Family, Lauren Peterson, Milt Peterson, National Harbor

Gov. Bob McDonnell's wish list includes reforms for public education

Virginia's governor is out with his wish list for the state's public schools and he's hoping state legislators give him a passing grade on his new proposals.

Sunday - 01/06/2013, 08:40am EST

Tags: Bob McDonnell, Virginia public schools, education, Teach for America, Kathy Stewart