Seattle University has received two major gifts totaling $42 million and will use one of them to build upon its new Center for Science and Innovation.
OLYMPIA — The state Senate does not appear likely to consider a bill that would temporarily eliminate the need to pass a science test to graduate from high school. The House overwhelmingly approved the measure on Wednesday, with lawmakers saying they expected it to pass the Senate as well. But the Senate voted Thursday morning...
A University of Washington fraternity is barred from holding social events after a sexual-assault allegation that followed a party last week.
It’s only the fifth time in the history of the Spelling Bee that co-champions have been named. Final words: “scherenschnitte” and “nunatak.”
WASHINGTON (AP) — The American education landscape is shifting. More U.S. school-age kids live in poverty and need English-language services, according to a report released Thursday by the National Center for Education Statistics. Enrollment in public schools is up, including in charter schools that have grown in popularity. At the same time, smaller numbers of...
"Most Likely to Succeed" is screening in Bellevue on Thursday and at SIFF next week.
OLYMPIA — The state House of Representatives on Wednesday advanced a dramatic change in Washington's high-school graduation requirements. House Bill 2214, which would need to pass the Senate on Thursday or die when the special session ends, would temporarily eliminate the need to pass a science test for graduation. This year's high-school seniors would be...
Bastyr University, Seattle's natural medicine school, has hired a new president.
Three community college students explained the difficulties of earning enough money to go to school.
My daughter missed more school last week due to the state’s standardized testing regimen than she did because of the teacher walkout. But only the latter seems to concern legislators.