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‘No Fake Math,’ Raytheon Math Heroes Make Numbers Real For Students

Teacher support is key to all of these efforts, which is why Raytheon is interested in rewarding educators who go the extra mile to get students excited.

08/27/2014

Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the 2014 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition Champions from the University of Central Florida, in the Indian Treaty Room in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, in Washington, D.C., August 19, 2014. (Official White House Photo by David Lienemann)

Cyber Champions Tour Washington

A team of students from the University of Central Florida won the Raytheon-sponsored National Cyber Collegiate Defense Competition earlier this year.

08/27/2014

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Washington Receives $170K Education Grant

The grant also will support Inslee’s launch of the STEM Education Innovation Alliance

CBS Seattle–08/14/2014

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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

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Attorney General Says No Sanctions Needed School-Funding Spat

The Legislature doesn’t need legal sanctions to comply with a 2012 court mandate to obey orders from the Washington Supreme Court to fully pay for basic education, Attorney General Bob Ferguson says.

CBS Seattle–05/29/2014

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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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