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WA Board of Education sets its priorities for next legislative session

BY: - October 11, 2023

The Washington State Board of Education on Wednesday adopted a legislative platform that prioritizes funding for equity initiatives and special education.  While the platform does not promote specific bills or budget requests for the upcoming legislative session starting January 2024, some priorities are connected to bills that the board believes will be up for consideration.  […]

Washington Board of Education approves new high school graduation rules

BY: - September 12, 2023

Washington may soon expand the list of high school courses that meet graduation requirements.  That’s according to a set of rules unanimously advanced by Washington’s Board of Education last Friday under House Bill 1308. The law, passed this year, directs the Board of Education to establish a list of Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Cambridge […]