Feds probe Fairfax County schools' in-person learning for students with disabilities

The Department of Education has opened an investigation into allegations that Fairfax County Public Schools did not provide a “free appropriate public education” to students with disabilities and special needs during the coronavirus pandemic. The school system was notified last week that the Education Department’s Office for Civil Rights initiated …

Young People ‘Reimagine Policing’ During Discussion Series

Young District residents spent the better part of the coronavirus pandemic, not only struggling to adjust to the isolation of distance learning, but railing against various forms of police-related violence, including those directly affecting them. During a virtual event to observe the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, District students once again expressed their