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Startup Weekend EDU: Calling all education experts!

Have you heard of Startup Weekend? It’s a 54-hour, weekend-long event that brings together experts from different fields—design, development, topic experts, and entrepreneurs. Participants come and anyone can pitch and idea for a problem they want to solve using technology. Teams form around the t…

A smart, balanced approach for all students

Community and technical colleges throughout Washington, as well as the six public four-year institutions, are partnering to use students’ high school Smarter Balanced assessment scores in fall 2016 in lieu of their campus-based placement tests.

Students who score at levels 3 or 4 on their 11th gr…

Statement from Chris Korsmo on I-1351

While the Initiative 1351 votes are still trickling in, it’s clear that what everyone thought was a slam dunk is looking more like a shot from mid-court.

From pre-election polling we know that the more voters learned about I-1351, the more concerns they had.

This fall voters heard from diverse…