ATLANTA (AP) — In one of the biggest cheating scandals of its kind in the U.S., 11 former Atlanta public school educators were convicted Wednesday of racketeering for their role in a scheme to inflate students' scores on standardized exams. The defendants, including teachers, a principal and other administrators, were accused of falsifying test results...
Republicans have proposed lowering tuition at the state’s colleges and universities by about 25 percent.
Gov. Jay Inslee is scheduled to sign into law a measure that opens the door for a new Washington State University medical school in Spokane.
Girls like reading more than boys do, but that doesn't explain why they do better on reading tests, according to the 2015 Brown Center Report on American Education.
The Federal Way Public Schools Board of Directors voted Tuesday to select Tammy Campbell as the school district's new superintendent.
A Kittitas County man is challenging the state over a legal technicality he says invalidates Initiative 1351, a sweeping class-size measure approved by voters last fall.
How the Senate and House budget proposals compare on education spending.
The father of Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooter Jaylen Fryberg has been charged in federal court with buying the handgun that the 15-year-old boy used to kill four classmates and himself.
Thuan Nguyen, head of digital strategies for the Kent School District, has been named the 2015 Outstanding Technology Leader of the Year by the Northwest Council for Computer Education.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sarah Dieffenbacher is on a debt strike. She's refusing to make payments on the more than $100,000 in federal and private loans she says she owes for studies at a for-profit college that she now considers so worthless she doesn't include it on her resume. The sentiment is catching on. Calling themselves...