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Seattle Teachers Vote To Stage 1-Day Strike

Teachers in Washington’s largest school district have voted to stage a one-day walkout May 19 to dramatize their request that state lawmakers fully fund a voter-approved initiative that would lower the number of students per class

CBS Seattle–05/05/2015

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House Panel Advances Bill To Split Seattle School District

The House Education Committee approved the proposal by two Seattle lawmakers on a vote of 16-5, and it now moves on to the full House for consideration.

CBS Seattle–02/19/2015


Seattle Luring Case Was A Misunderstanding

Seattle Police have verified the legitimacy of a transportation provider who was accused of attempting to lure children into his van

CBS Seattle–02/19/2015

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Washington’s First Charter School Faces More Issues

Washington’s first charter school may have a new issue to deal with. The director of the State Charter School Commission said at a commission meeting on Wednesday that during a review of the Seattle school’s efforts to improve its operation he discovered the school’s board includes two people who are related to each other.

CBS Seattle–01/14/2015

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Boy, 9, Pulls Knife On Teacher At Seattle School

Seattle police say a 9-year-old boy threatened a teacher with a knife, but he was quickly disarmed and no one was hurt.

CBS Seattle–10/08/2014

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Teacher Of The Year: 4th Grade Teacher From Seattle

A Seattle elementary school teacher who begins his day playing the guitar and singing with his students was named Monday as the Washington state teacher of the year for 2015

CBS Seattle–09/23/2014

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Which Districts Will Lose Control Over The Most Money?

These districts will lose control over the most federal money because Washington lost its No Child Left Behind waiver

CBS Seattle–05/12/2014

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Former Seattle Superintendent Dr. Goodloe-Johnson Dies

Former Seattle Schools Superintendent Dr. Maria Goodloe Johnson has died.

CBS Seattle–12/05/2012