Statewide test results released Wednesday show more Washington state students are passing their science and math exams, but reading scores are down at some grade levels.
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A new government report shows Washington is one of 15 states that saw the number of college degrees held by 25- to 34-year-olds decrease during the recession.
SEATTLE (AP/CBS Seattle) — Gov. Chris Gregoire is upset over Western Washington University’s new faculty contract, claiming members are getting an excessive raise. Presidents of Washington State University and the University of Washington reportedly called […]
SEATTLE (AP/CBS Seattle) — Washington’s prepaid tuition program will feel the ripple effects of recently passed legislation, according to a new report from the state actuary. The analysis shows Washington’s Guaranteed Education Tuition (GET) could lose […]
Remember when Republicans praised first responders? Remember when Republicans where Leaving No Child Behind? There was a time, not so long ago, when the people who kept us safe and the people who educated our […]
Washington eighth graders did better than the national average on a science test that is given to kids across the country.
People celebrated last month when the Legislature said it wouldn’t have to make college any more expensive in Washington state, but many forgot that lawmakers had already put plans in place for a double-digit tuition increase next school year.
A grassroots effort has grown out of frustration with both education budget cuts and federal student testing, an anger which has manifested itself into a strike of sorts with students opting out of the exams in protest.