Attempting to stem the flow of youths into prison, King County court officers are hailing their first juvenile felony case to be handled through restorative justice, rather than traditional prosecution. Two more cases are right behind.
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.
The Gates Foundation has given the UW its largest donation ever to build a home for a new initiative to improve global health.
‘Your vote! Our future!’ Why you should vote, in the voices of seventh-grade girls | Nicole Brodeur WATCH
They did the research. They wrote their speeches. They practiced. Then finally, the Seattle Girls’ School seventh-graders took the stage at Westlake Park, urging people...
The University of Washington’s master plan sketches out an ambitious future, with about 6 million square feet of new academic, research and office space added...