Editorial: Don’t let D.C. schools’ setbacks obscure how far the system has come

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Mar 19, 12:00 AM

Editorial: Don’t let D.C. schools’ setbacks obscure how far the system has come

D.C. PUBLIC schools have, as Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) remarked in her State of the District address, experienced some “bumps in the road — frankly, there have been some pretty significant bumps in the road.” The revelations of dubious graduation rates and the spectacle of the former chancellor using his office to get his daughter into a desirable school represent serious setbacks.

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