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Listen to the Superintendent of Public Instruction Candidates in Their Own Words

The League of Education Voters interviewed both candidates for Washington state Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI).

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Teachers: The Most Important Part of Our Education System

We begin our discussion of redefining basic education with the most important part of our education system: our teachers. Research consistently shows that teachers have the strongest school-based impact on student performance, but that is not reflected in their current pay. The Washington State Supr…

Education Advocate September 2016

Greetings

Chris Korsmo, CEO

It’s hard to believe it’s back-to-school time already. It feels like just yesterday when our kids wrapped up the school year in June and now we’re back at it again. At least the NFL gets underway tonight.  And I’m ready for some footba…