Why Standards and Assessments Matter for our Students

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Today’s students are graduating into an exciting and demanding job market. Washington state is expected to have more than 700,000 job openings in the next five years—good news for high school students. A majority of...


Classroom Snapshot: How is Reading a Novel like being a Detective?

Student - Institution

Denisha Saucedo's sixth graders can tell you. Denisha Saucedo’s sixth grade classroom might have been confused for a detectives’ office on a recent spring afternoon. In small groups, students dissected the facts of a mystery...


Parents and Educators in Bothell Prove the Power of Partnership

Cedarcrest Middle School - Education

The library at Northshore Middle School in Bothell hummed with conversation and laughter on a recent spring evening as parents and teachers gathered to reflect and share about their experiences as part of a four-month...