In 2012, Washington state launched an ambitious effort to improve the quality of teaching in preschool and child care centers big and small. As of May, 94 percent of the …
East Valley Middle School has announced its honor roll for the second semester of the 2015-16 school year.
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East Valley High School has announced its honor roll for the second semester of the 2015-16 school year.
Ken Jernberg, a teacher who founded the school section of the Crosswalk Teen Shelter, which helps homeless and high-risk youth, died Monday. He was 68.
East Valley Middle School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2015-16 school year.
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn is suing seven of Washington’s largest school districts, saying they are illegally using local property tax levies to supplement employee salaries that should …
East Valley High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2015-16 school year.
Portland Public Schools Superintendent Carole Smith is stepping down from her role, effective immediately, after the release of a scathing report about the investigation into the district’s handling of high …
A team of eighth-graders from a public middle school in Washington state has won the International Rocketry Challenge in London.
EVERETT – State Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn said he plans to sue a few school districts that use local levies to pay teachers because they don’t get enough …
A Virginia school board is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block a transgender male from using the boys’ bathroom until the court decides whether to review his discrimination case.
The Rogers High School class of 1976 is celebrating its 40th reunion by giving back through the Treasure Chest Fund. On Saturday, the class will accept donations of canned food …
Mead School District is covering tuition for summer school for English Language Learners this year.
When it comes to picking a new president, young people in America are united in saying education is what matters most. But there’s a wide split in what else will …
Ten states sued the federal government Friday over rules requiring public schools to allow transgender students to use restrooms and locker rooms conforming to their gender identity.
In a gesture to her former Democratic primary rival Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton is announcing new steps aimed at tackling the rising cost of college tuition and the burden of …
A campaign to permanently fund outdoor school in Oregon has gathered 130,000 signatures.
Saint Martin’s University is asking the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for a stay in the certification of a recent unionization vote by members of its non-tenured faculty.
Sue Lani Madsen: What if we took the same approach to guns as we do to sex, and start educating children about firearms safety while still in school?
A former youth wrestling coach has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexually abusing several boys. KATU-TV reported that Wyatt DeRemer, of Gresham, was sentenced Wednesday.
A former Wenatchee School District instructor must serve 216 hours of community service and is barred from reentering school facilities after pleading guilty to assaulting an ex-student.
Mead High School has announced its honor roll for the second semester of the 2015-16 school year.
Also: Cheney wins Global Education Excellence Award, Spokane Schools awards grants.
Evergreen Middle School has announced its honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2015-16 school year.
A Kennewick middle school teacher was charged Wednesday with sending sexually explicit photos and videos to male students. Tonie Ann Reiboldt, 43, a Horse Heaven Hills Middle School physical education …
Sophia DeFelice, daughter of well-known local sculptor Vincent DeFelice, has received national recognition for her depiction of a famous physicist.
Portland Public Schools is considering a new, simple dress policy meant to end concerns about the judgment calls required with the district’s current policy.
Spokane International Academy had a rocky start in September when the state Supreme Court ruled only days after classes started that charter schools were unconstitutional. But the doors stayed open …
North Pines Middle School in the Central Valley School District has announced its honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2015-16 school year.