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Number Of Homeless Students Growing In Washington

State education officials say the number of homeless students has gone up for the sixth year in a row in Washington state.

CBS Seattle–02/28/2014

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Inslee: Meeting With US Education Chief Productive

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says he had a productive meeting with U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Sunday to discuss options to preserve the state’s waiver from provisions of the federal No Child Left Behind law.

02/24/2014

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5 Things To Watch In The State Legislature This Year

Washington lawmakers return to the Capitol on Monday, and while they don’t have to grapple with a budget shortfall for the first time in several years, they still face pressing issues over funding for education and transportation.

CBS Seattle–01/13/2014

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Seattle Employment Rates Reach 13-Year High

The greater Seattle metropolitan area continues with its robust economic recovery, showing record-high employment numbers.

08/19/2013

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MBA Provides Seattle Businesswoman Latitude To Move Into Nonprofit Sector

After working for 25 years in marketing, Laura Henderson got an MBA and moved into a role at a nonprofit.

08/19/2013

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Nursing Degree Helps Career Nurse Chart Unusual Path

Registered Nurse Carol Soukup has enjoyed a long and varied career that eventually landed her in Seattle, Washington.

08/19/2013

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Average Seattle Wage Tops $50k While Unemployment Rates Stay Low

The greater Seattle metropolitan area continues its robust recovery from the Great Recession.

08/12/2013

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Higher Education Integral For Preparing Seattle’s Tech Savvy Workforce

For educational technology teacher Douglas Hall, higher education is integral for preparing tomorrow’s technologically savvy employees.

08/12/2013

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Specialized Master’s Degree Helps Seattle Special Ed Teacher Find Success

Emma Packard shares her experiences teaching students with severe or profound disabilities.

08/12/2013

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Software Engineers In High Demand In Seattle

As the home of Microsoft, Amazon.com, Google and now Facebook, Seattle is a mecca for software engineers seeking employment.

08/05/2013

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