About a quarter of D.C. Public Schools teachers lack required certification

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Washington Post

Jun 22, 12:00 AM

About a quarter of D.C. Public Schools teachers lack required certification

The District’s teachers all have college degrees and have undergone criminal background checks and drug tests, city officials said. The interim chancellor of D.C. Public Schools, Amanda Alexander, said in an interview earlier this week that the lack of city-issued certification does not mean the teachers are unqualified to educate children.

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