The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights is investigating Seattle Public Schools after “disturbing reports” about how the district handled special education during the coronavirus pandemic.
The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights is investigating Seattle Public Schools after "disturbing reports" about how the district handled special education during the coronavirus pandemic.
"Some types of personal information leading to our employees and potentially students could have been impacted. We're still working to determine the full nature and scope of that," said Jessica de Barros, PSESD Executive Director of Communications, Government and Public Relations.
New year, means new possibilities of in-person learning. Seattle Public Schools is gauging the interest from parents of younger students, while in Thurston County, their health officer says in-person learning may happen if cases remain moderate.
Children are more at risk of contracting the coronavirus at a social gathering than in a classroom or childcare setting, a study by the University of Mississippi Medical Center found.
President-elect Joe Biden introduced Miguel Cardona as his pick for education secretary on Wednesday, saying Connecticut's education chief and life-long champion of public schools is the right pick to lead.
President-elect Joe Biden has chosen the education commissioner for Connecticut and a former public school teacher to serve as his education secretary.
Darrion Cockrell joined a gang when he was 10 years old. Today, he’s keeping his students from going down a similar path.
A former Seattle high school student who was sexually assaulted by another student in 2018 has sued the district, alleging it failed to protect her from the “reasonably foreseeable dangers” of being attacked in an unsupervised, all-gender bathroom.
Teachers react to Washington state's push to get them back in the classroom.
The coronavirus pandemic has drastically changed how we can connect with people in person, especially for college students wanting to spend time with family during the holidays.
After just two-and-a-half years, Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Denise Juneau announced she’s leaving her position in June.
Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Denise Juneau announced Tuesday that she would be leaving the district at the end of her contract in June 2021.
Nahziah Carter left the Washington basketball program this week after being suspended by the university following investigation of two sexual assault allegations against him.
The University of Washington has fired a professor and former director of its young scholars program, after finding he exploited his position to have “inappropriate sexual contact” with a 17-year-old student.
There is no doubt, remote learning has been hard on kids and teachers. It's why we wanted to applaud Tacoma PE Teacher Matt Wood who is getting quite animated to keep kids active!
It's official: the University of Washington Huskies will take on the Utah Utes at Husky Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 28th.
Washington state health officials are considering changing the disease metrics that guide school district reopening decisions during the pandemic.
The Boeing Apple Cup will not proceed this year as scheduled between state rivalry teams, Washington State University and the University of Washington.