Posts Tagged ‘Washington Education Association’

About 16,000 Washington state seniors lack basic skills to graduate

Posted on:

By Ben Velderman
EAGnews.org
    
OLYMPIA, Wash. – About 16,000 high school seniors in Washington state schools are at risk of not graduating this spring because they lack basic math, reading and writing skills, as determined by a state-mandated standardized test.
Read More »

Washington state Senate approves two crucial school reform bills

Posted on:

By Ben Velderman
EAGnews.org

OLYMPIA, Wash. – A bipartisan coalition of Washington state senators approved a pair of education bills Wednesday that would give principals greater control over hiring decisions and assign letter grades to all of Washington’s K-12 schools.
Read More »