Education

The Seattle Times Education section covers schools at the district, state and federal level. Topics include the University of Washington and other colleges; the Common Core and standardized testing; teacher pay and strikes; charter schools; school discipline; classroom teaching methods; and funding under the McCleary decision. Coverage also includes the Education Lab project.


Physicist Hans Dehmelt, the first UW professor to win a Nobel Prize, dies

Hans Dehmelt with one of his early traps.

Physicist Hans Dehmelt, the first University of Washington professor to win a Nobel Prize, died earlier this month.

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