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Public Schools

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Judge To Decide Fate Of New Charter School Law

A judge will soon decide whether the state’s new charter school law is an innovative tool for educating Washington’s children or violates the state Constitution’s mandate for an equal education for all.

CBS Seattle–11/22/2013

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Feds Look Into Discipline Rates In Seattle Schools

The U.S. Department of Education is investigating the high rate at which black students are disciplined in Seattle Public Schools, a problem that has plagued the district for decades.

CBS Seattle–03/06/2013

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Opinion: Stop, Michelle Obama! The Children Are Hungry

In recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.

09/26/2012

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Hundreds Of Public Schools Offering Single-Sex Classes

In 2002, only about a dozen schools were separating the sexes, according to the National Association for Single Sex Public Education, an advocacy group. Now, an estimated 500 public schools across the country offer some all-boy and all-girl classrooms.

07/08/2012

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Today Norm Gives His Expert Legal Analysis On The Biggest Issues

Today, justice is served on the law – in many ways! We also serve justice on independent voters; the Republicon Party; Afghanistan and public school funding. There are multiple law issues to deal with today: […]

1090 The Fan–03/16/2012