#DCPSRising is Mayor Bowser’s initiative to ensure that DCPS continues to rise with innovative leaders, dedicated teachers, supported parents and an engaged community. This is about the next generation – we want to hear from you about your priorities when it comes to what’s next in education reform.

Goal 1


Foster sustained dialogue between education experts, leaders, teachers, parents, and residents to discuss our education priorities.

Your DCPS Priorities

Goal 2


Highlight and continue the progress making DC the fastest improving urban school district in the country.

Laying the Foundation

Goal 3


Recruit and retain innovative and impassioned education leaders.

Finding the Next Chancellor


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DCPS Rising Leadership Committee Meeting

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Deputy Mayor for Education Jennifer Niles announces the scheduling of an emergency DCPS Rising Leadership Committee meeting about the search for the next Chancellor of the District of Columbia Public Schools. The Committee will go into closed session for a personnel discussion.


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