FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 1:38 P.M.
Following widespread criticism and a court of appeals ruling, Washington State University announced Friday a broad review of its student conduct process.
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 1:24 P.M.
Washington State University College Republicans are scrambling to raise $1,000 for security costs associated with a visit of Milo Yiannopoulos, a far-right speaker and editor of Breitbart News, with little …
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 12:35 P.M.
Legislation passed in Oregon is shining a new light on dyslexia, an often misunderstood learning disability.
THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016, 4:36 P.M.
Washington State’s reinstated charter school law is the best in the nation - tied with Indiana and Nevada - according to the National Association of Charter School Authorizers.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 2:15 P.M.
Aiming to reduce test-taking in America’s classrooms, the Obama administration released final rules Wednesday to help states and school districts take a new approach to the standardized tests students must …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 1:29 P.M.
State health and education officials in Oregon have launched an online database that allows parents to find out how much lead is in the water in their children’s school.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 9:30 A.M.
I’m talking about the men and women who dedicate themselves to coaching high school kids in a myriad of sports. They all have my respect and some my profound admiration.
TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 3:57 P.M.
American students have a math problem. The latest global snapshot of student performance for 15-year-olds shows declining math scores in the U.S. and stagnant performance in science and reading.
TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 10:08 A.M.
The state Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction has so far spent thousands of dollars to pursue a lawsuit against seven school districts over the use of local levy dollars …
TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 7:59 A.M.
Authorities say a high school student who was on the rooftop of a school with weapons during a dance east of Portland was arrested.
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 5:50 P.M.
How to come up with enough money for public schools is likely to consume much of the 2017 legislative session, but a Spokane senator has a suggestion to redirect the …
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 8:30 A.M.
A kindergarten teacher seeks up to $750,000 in a federal lawsuit against the Redmond School District, alleging she was coerced to resign not long after disclosing she was pregnant.
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 2:49 P.M.
Whitworth University President Beck Taylor joined other colleges urging President-elect Donald Trump not to eliminate a federal program that protects undocumented immigrants.
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 1:51 P.M.
Seattle Public Schools is preparing for the worst-case scenario as it predicts a $74 million budget shortfall for the 2017-18 school year.
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 3:17 P.M.
Washington State University operated at a $17 million deficit last year, and President Kirk Schulz said departments that overspent must develop plans to repay the money so the university can …
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 2:34 P.M.
The head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Thursday re-emphasized the agency’s call for seat belts on school buses in the aftermath of a crash in Chattanooga that …
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 11:31 A.M.
Two more teenagers have denied charges stemming from a fire that caused up to $1 million in damage and canceled classes at Helena High School for two days.
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 8:43 A.M.
University of Montana President Royce Engstrom is stepping down effective Dec. 31, as the university continues to face declining enrollments and budget cuts.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 5:05 P.M.
A national free-speech group has asked a Washington state day care subsidy program to revise a standard which it says limits the use of frightening books and could keep day …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 12:43 P.M.
Officials with the U.S. Department of Education say an Idaho school district violated federal law when it segregated elementary students into single-sex classrooms.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016
Also this week: Libby hosts science fair, students names to honor choirs, bands
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 5:05 P.M.
A local coalition of parents and child advocates, as well as the ACLU of Washington, has asked Spokane Public Schools to publicly address reported incidents of racism and harassment.
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 10:29 A.M.
The Somali-born student who carried out a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University complained on his Facebook account about U.S. interference in countries with Muslim communities, a law enforcement official …
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 7:48 A.M.
Judy Keplinger pursued a higher education at time when it wasn’t the popular option for young women.
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 7:33 A.M.
A man plowed his car into a group of pedestrians at Ohio State University and began stabbing people with a butcher knife Monday before he was shot to death by …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 7:11 A.M.
States will have more time to identify failing schools as part of new Obama administration rules aimed at supporting troubled public schools and students who are struggling.
SUNDAY, NOV. 27, 2016
Following allegations of sexism and racism earlier this year, Spokane Community College has created training materials and clarified the complaint process for students, faculty and staff. Additionally, the Criminal Justice …
SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2016, 6:52 P.M.
Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. says President elect-Donald Trump offered him the job of education secretary, but that he turned it down for personal reasons.
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 4 P.M.
The East Valley School district will only collect half of a $3 million transportation levy
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 3:37 P.M.
There are 2,572 Spokane Public School students with a waiver for one or more immunizations, according to district spokesman Kevin Morrison.