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Stories and features about education in the Pacific Northwest. Including stories from Washington state and the United States.

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South Kitsap School District to open a new online school serving students statewide

Thousands of students in Washington state attend full-time online school. This fall, they'll have another option as a new virtual school, Pacific Northwest Connections Academy, opens. The British educational company Pearson will operate the school, which will be hosted by South Kitsap School District. It will initially serve grades seven through 12, with a plan to expand into younger grades in subsequent years, and will be open to students from across the state.

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South Kitsap School District to open a new online school serving students statewide

Seattle school board votes against plan to re-establish Indian Heritage High School

UPDATE, July 11: Adds information about the school board rejecting the proposal to re-establish Indian Heritage High School and the African-American Academy, as well as information about a legal challenge to the district's decision to terminate the partnership with the Urban Native Education Alliance.

1 MIN1 weeks ago
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Seattle school board votes against plan to re-establish Indian Heritage High School

New law to phase out practice of locking up young people for non-criminal offenses

The state has taken steps in recent years to try to reduce the practice of locking up young people for non-criminal offenses. A newly passed law aims to phase out the use of detention for young people who repeatedly skip school or run away and then fail to comply with a judge’s order.

1 MIN2 weeks ago
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New law to phase out practice of locking up young people for non-criminal offenses

Latest Episodes

South Kitsap School District to open a new online school serving students statewide

Thousands of students in Washington state attend full-time online school. This fall, they'll have another option as a new virtual school, Pacific Northwest Connections Academy, opens. The British educational company Pearson will operate the school, which will be hosted by South Kitsap School District. It will initially serve grades seven through 12, with a plan to expand into younger grades in subsequent years, and will be open to students from across the state.

1 MIN3 days ago
Comments
South Kitsap School District to open a new online school serving students statewide

Seattle school board votes against plan to re-establish Indian Heritage High School

UPDATE, July 11: Adds information about the school board rejecting the proposal to re-establish Indian Heritage High School and the African-American Academy, as well as information about a legal challenge to the district's decision to terminate the partnership with the Urban Native Education Alliance.

1 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Seattle school board votes against plan to re-establish Indian Heritage High School

New law to phase out practice of locking up young people for non-criminal offenses

The state has taken steps in recent years to try to reduce the practice of locking up young people for non-criminal offenses. A newly passed law aims to phase out the use of detention for young people who repeatedly skip school or run away and then fail to comply with a judge’s order.

1 MIN2 weeks ago
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New law to phase out practice of locking up young people for non-criminal offenses

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