Education

November 25, 2013 8:19 PM
In a quasi-segregated city, Tonya Mosley tries to find the right place for her children to thrive
May 15, 2012 6:38 PM
If you're interested in blogging professionally, self-publishing digitally, creating e-books—or your employer wishes you knew more about...
April 5, 2012 11:27 PM
Imagine receiving a telephone call from your child’s teacher asking you about your family’s academic goals and how you can work together to...
October 17, 2011 4:32 PM
“My sixth-grade son’s report card came home, and he got almost all A’s,” recalls Seattle parent David Price. But what seemed like a cause...
September 14, 2011 8:47 PM
In an interview for the October 2011 issue of Ebony magazine, Bill Gates makes it clear that he is none too happy about the state of public...
August 9, 2011 12:18 AM
Paging Jamie Oliver! There are chicken nuggets and sausage-on-a-stick on the Seattle Public Schools’ lunch menu. The ravioli comes from a...
August 9, 2011 12:04 AM
Words guaranteed to freeze the blood of any local middle-class parent of a teenager: “The University of Washington is now officially a...
May 12, 2011 5:05 PM
School’s out this month, but for a group of local education advocates, the homework never ends. With recent leadership and budget crises...
February 18, 2011 9:49 PM
I wanted to write a blog entry about HB 1609, the “Great Schools” bill, which was debated in Olympia this week, but failed to move out of...