Video Games Can Improve Academic Success, Study FindsAccording to a new study, video games can improve communication skills, resourcefulness and adaptability.
Senate Republicans Release Education Funding Plan Senate Republicans on Friday released an education funding plan that seeks to replace local school levies with a statewide uniform rate earmarked for schools.
Gov. Inslee Plans To Sign 2 Education Bills In SeattleHouse Bill 1999 tells education and child welfare agencies to work together to help foster kids get a better education
House Passes Bill Aiming To Fix Education SystemDemocrats said earlier in the day that the Senate Republicans had issues with the bill that could prevent it from passing
Supreme Court Refuses To Reconsider Charter School DecisionA divided Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday it will not reconsider its ruling striking down the state charter school law.
New Program To Help WSU Students Pay For CollegeWSU says it is the first college in the country to develop this student retention model
Despite refund offer, few pull money out of GET program
Seattle Teachers Vote To Continue BargainingSeattle teachers want a contract, but they're ready to strike if they cannot reach an agreement with the school district.
Washington's Prepaid Tuition Plan Frozen For Up To 2 years
Washington's 9 Charter Schools Get Ready To Open Their DoorsThis fall, nine charter schools are opening their doors across Washington state.
Washington State Gets Failing Grade On School FundingWashington state is being fined $100,000 a day by the state Supreme Court because justices say lawmakers have failed to adequately pay to educate the state's 1 million school children.
State Board Of Education Sets Lower Bar On Common Core TestsThe State Board of Education decided Wednesday to set a score below the college-ready level