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D.C. Schools Chancellor Antwan Wilson resigned from his position Tuesday. According to the Office of the Inspector General, Mr. Wilson asked his wife to speak to the deputy mayor of education about transferring their eldest daughter to Woodrow Wilson High School, which put her in the front of the waiting list. (Associated Press)

D.C. Schools Chancellor Antwan Wilson resigns

- The Washington Times

D.C. Schools Chancellor Antwan Wilson resigned Tuesday amid a scandal over receiving preferential treatment in the transfer of his daughter to a school outside her district in violation of a policy he had written himself.

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