(Photo by Chris Hondros/Newsmakers)

Washington’s 9 Charter Schools Get Ready To Open Their Doors

This fall, nine charter schools are opening their doors across Washington state.


Workspace, Studying, Student, Desk, Back To School, School Work

5 Ways To Create The Perfect Study Space In Your House

One of the keys to academic success is an organized (and quiet!) at-home study space. Create a homework hotspot in your home, whether it’s located in a designated room or tucked into a smaller nook with these tips.


First Day Of School, Bus Stop, Back To School

5 Tips For Students Adjusting To New School Schedules

Kids of all ages love the lazy days of summer. Schedules are relaxed and fun is the main focus. These five tips can make falling back into school routines at the end of the summer break can be a lot easier.


Getty Images

Fate Of Washington’s First charter School To Be Decided

The fate of Washington’s first charter school may be decided at a meeting of the statewide charter commission on Thursday.


File photo of a college campus. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Study: Lack Of Success For College Performance Incentives

A business-inspired approach for rewarding community colleges for student outcomes has not led many more students to stay in school and earn associates degrees in Washington state, a new study has found.

CBS Seattle–01/13/2015

(Photo by: Sean Gallup
Getty Images)

EWU Has Record Enrollment For Sixth Year In Row

Eastern Washington University says its fall enrollment has set a record for the sixth consecutive year. The headcount for fall quarter is up 662 students, thanks mostly to a big jump in freshmen enrollment.

CBS Seattle–10/09/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Study Says Home-Packed Lunches Less Nutritious Than School-Made Meals

A new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what’s offered at school.


Photo Credit Meghan

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.


File photo of condoms (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

School District To Allow Teachers To Give Condoms To Sixth-Grade Students

n Oregon school district will allow teachers to hand out condoms to sixth-grade students in the fall.


(file photo of brownies / Thinkstock)

Police: Pot Brownies Sold To Local Middle And High Schoolers

Police investigating reports that middle school and high school students were buying marijuana from a Seattle house say they’ve arrested three people and seized eight trays of marijuana brownies.

CBS Seattle–04/25/2013