Stories tagged: Deana Brower
Thu., Dec. 17, 2015, 3:39 p.m.
Spokane School Board asks for 24-credit graduation waiver
Spokane Public Schools will join 75 districts around the state asking to be excused from 24-credit graduation requirements.
Thu., Oct. 25, 2012
Parents want to ensure children can attend their neighborhood schools
Having your child attend the elementary school in your neighborhood seems like a given. It’s not possible for all Spokane Public Schools students, however, because their neighborhood schools are full, …
Sat., March 10, 2012
Shawn Vestal: Hint of truth gives credence to school critics
Last June 6, Michael Miller, a teacher at Shadle Park High School, wrote a series of email messages regarding school board candidate – now school board member – Deana Brower. …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2011
District investigating Ferris political debate
An October debate for school board and mayoral candidates at Ferris High School was promoted as student-led and -run, from start to finish. But few, if any, of the questions …
Tue., Oct. 25, 2011
Campaign-limit trend shifts to smaller races
Campaign contributions for elected offices in state, county and city governments are limited to a maximum of $1,600. But smaller political races, such as school board, fire commissioner, park board …
Wed., July 27, 2011
Vacated school board seat draws 5 candidates
Five Spokane residents want the chance for a voice on Spokane Public Schools’ board of directors. The candidates’ platforms range from one or two issues, such as math curriculum, to …
Sat., July 25, 2009, 1 a.m.
Six vie for two seats on school board
Math curriculum, all-day kindergarten and tight budgets are a few of the issues facing the Spokane School Board in upcoming months. Two board incumbents – Rocky Treppiedi and Jeff Bierman …