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Alexandria murder victim Ruthanne Lodato honored by community

It has been almost two months since Alexandria music teacher Ruthanne Lodato was shot at the front door of her home. While police continue to investigate her murder, the community is honoring her legacy.

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 07:21am EDT

Tags: Lodato, Megan Cloherty, Alexandria, Severance

Local physics teacher honored with 'Oscar' of education

Ateacher at Thurgood Marshall Academy in Southeast Washington has received the so-called Oscar of teaching, the Milken Educator Award.

Thursday - 10/24/2013, 03:18pm EDT

Tags: physics, Thurgood Marshall Academy, Kena Allison, Milken Educator Awards, andrew mollenbeck

Waldorf schools focus on distraction-free education

With 120 Waldorf schools in North America and 1,000 Waldorf schools across 60 countries, the self- proclaimed "fastest growing education movement" keeps attracting students, despite the digital revolution in American culture and classrooms.

Monday - 01/07/2013, 07:12am EST

Tags: education, technology, Washington Waldorf School

DC teacher admits to sending lewd message to girl

An Washington elementary school teacher has admitted to sending a lewd Facebook message to a 12-year-old and school officials say they have begun the process to fire him.

Saturday - 09/29/2012, 12:44pm EDT

Tags: police, Facebook,

Virginia gets $1.5 million in federal education funding

The Virginia Department of Education is getting more than $1.5 million to improve personnel training systems to help children with disabilities.

Saturday - 09/29/2012, 12:27pm EDT

Tags: Arne Duncan, disabilities,