Stories tagged: students
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017
Now it’s our community that will never be the same; our students, parents, teachers, doctors, nurses and first responders who will never forget.
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017
Visitors – and potential intruders – to schools in the Moscow School District will notice that gaining access to the buildings will not be quite as easy it as it …
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017
A fire killed 24 people, mostly teenagers, trapped behind barred windows and a blocked exit in an Islamic school dormitory on the outskirts of Malaysia’s capital early Thursday, officials said.
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017
Spokane Community College will begin the school year by bringing focus to world peace with the help of Tibetan Buddhist monks. Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery in Atlanta will …
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017
I want to use my and my son’s experiences at Shadle to extrapolate some useful advice for all parents.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017
One in five Idaho high school students say they have been cyberbullied, according to the latest Youth Risk Behavior Survey taken by the Idaho Department of Education. The 21.1 percent …
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017
A student was detained by police after assaulting his teacher and three of his fellow students with a baseball bat on Friday in a classroom at the Australian National University, …
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017
In the age of online shopping, Target is trying new ways to connect with college students while also bringing stores closer to campuses as it opens new smaller-format locations.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017
Spokane-area school leaders encourage that students start early and think ahead, because scholarship dollars are out there – sometimes unclaimed – from local, state and national sources.
UPDATED: Mon., May 15, 2017
Spokane police say a young girl was left alone in a car with the windows rolled down for hours Friday night and into Saturday morning, as temperatures dropped to 39 …
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017
State health officials say the percentage of kindergarteners with the required vaccinations needed to start school remained steady at 85 percent.
Thu., May 4, 2017
Virginia’s largest school system is far more likely to hire a white teacher applicant than an African-American, according to a study by professors at George Mason University.
Wed., May 3, 2017
Oregon intends to shift how it evaluates schools and intervenes in those with the poorest results, moving from the rigid model required under No Child Left Behind to a more …
Fri., April 14, 2017
Miss Kindergarten is in the million-dollar club. So are Lovin Lit, the Moffatt Girls and about a dozen other teacher-entrepreneurs who are spinning reading, math, science and social studies into …
Wed., April 5, 2017
group of reporters and editors from the student newspaper, the Booster Redux at Pittsburg High School in southeastern Kansas, had gathered to talk about Amy Robertson, who was hired as …
Sun., March 12, 2017
Both proposed education budget bills, SB 5607 and HB 1843 (to address McCleary v. State) increase funding for nearly every program except special education.
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017
More students are spending the spring semester at WSU Tri-Cities than last year. The university reported that the Richland campus enrollment grew from 1,510 students last spring semester to 1,825 …
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017
Enrollment at the University of Montana has once again dropped, while Montana State University is celebrating a record-high count of students.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017
Nearly 40,000 Washington students were homeless last school year, a 12 percent increase from the year before. The Seattle Times reported Tuesday that according to the state superintendent’s office, the …
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017
Two Willamette Valley school administrators are under fire after text messages in which they mocked students were made public.
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017
Gonzaga University dorms open early so students can bring it for tonight’s Saint Mary’s game.
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016
For much of last Thursday morning, Caroline Maher’s head was filled with anxiety – about the long essay due in her English class, the work for her two advanced placement …
Mon., Dec. 12, 2016
When it meets Thursday, Idaho’s State Board of Education will discuss next steps after an audit showed 99 percent of teacher assessments from the 2014-15 school year were incomplete, late …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016
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 …
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016
Enrollment at the University of Oregon fell 2 percent this year, marking four years of declining enrollment for the school.
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016
Two students from Silverton High School have been suspended after a pro-Trump demonstration at the school.
Tue., Nov. 8, 2016
Los Angeles teenagers are giving health experts a new reason to worry about electronic cigarettes. In a study of more than 3,000 students in L.A. County public schools, those who …
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016
The number of Running Start students at WSU Tri-Cities nearly tripled this year.
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016
Authorities on Wednesday responded to a shooting at an elementary school in South Carolina. It was not immediately clear precisely where in or around the school gunfire occurred, but local …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016
Students who want a Black Lives Matter movement mural to remain where it was painted on a high school parking space protested Wednesday against a superintendent’s decision to remove it, …