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D.C. leaders are starting the new academic year celebrating high graduation rates and test score improvements. But some teachers, students, and parents are concerned about those numbers and the achievement gaps that persist across the system. We speak with D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Antwan Wilson about the state of the district’s schools.
WAMU Education coverage is supported in part by American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
- Antwan Wilson Chancellor, District of Columbia Public Schools; @DCPSChancellor
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