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Proposal To Eliminate Graduation Exams Passes House Panel

The House Education Committee has approved a proposal to eliminate the need to pass statewide tests to earn a high school diploma.

CBS Seattle–02/19/2015

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Washington Sticking With New GED

State education officials have decided to stick with the state’s new GED high school equivalency test and not adopt any of the alternatives on the market.

CBS Seattle–05/09/2014

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College Grads Quickly Surpass Others In Earnings

A new state analysis shows it takes Washington college graduates two years past graduation to start to earn more money than their friends who didn’t go to college and to get on the path toward making up their financial investment.

CBS Seattle–02/24/2014