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State Supreme Court could "redo" the budget?
State Supreme Court could "redo" the budget? (Washington.gov)
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State Supreme Court Holds Legislature in Contempt for Education Budget

Thursday, the Washington State Supreme Court, according to many critics, overstepped itself in holding the Legislature in 'contempt' for failing to live up to educational spending standards.

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Guess who someday will control everything your child is taught?
Guess who someday will control everything your child is taught? (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Common Core Nothing New — Concept Dates Back 100 Years

The term Progressive Education probably doesn't ring a bell,  but it's been quietly pushed since the last 1800's...now, it's called Common Core.

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Supply scam hitting schools across America, Washington state
Supply scam hitting schools across America, Washington state (Photo by G. Newman Lowrance/Getty Images)
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School Supply Scam Hitting Districts This Fall – WA Attorney General and BBB Get Involved

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson has teamed up with Better Business Bureau officials to issue a warning to school districts in Washington state and around the Pacific Northwest.

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Eastgate - Principal's Office - Final demolition
Eastgate - Principal's Office - Final demolition (Angela Carr photo)
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Legendary Kennewick Elementary School Meets Wrecking Ball [PHOTOS]

Besides Fruitland Elementary,  Eastgate Elementary was one of the oldest buildings in the Kennewick School District, and Friday, it came down in pieces.

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Washington state test scores released
Washington state test scores released (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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Washington Test Scores Steady, But Rule Changes Hurting Schools

Washington State School Superintendent Randy Dorn calls the new federal standards "crazy."

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This May Very Well Be the Worst TV Commercial Ever

This commercial is terrible in a ‘Friday’-is-so-bad-yet-strangely addictive way.

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Mid-Columbia Schools fall short of No Child Left Behind standards
Mid-Columbia Schools fall short of No Child Left Behind standards (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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Tri-City, Walla Walla Schools Fall Short of Federal Academic Requirements

Thousands of students will be receiving letters in the mail saying Washington state has failed to meet the academic standards of the No Child Left Behind program.

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New school groundbreaking in Pasco Thursday
New school groundbreaking in Pasco Thursday (Townsquare Media image)
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Pasco Celebrates Elementary School Groundbreaking Thursday

The Pasco School District proudly celebrated the ground breaking for its newest elementary school

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Educational Conference this week at Three Rivers Convention Center
Educational Conference this week at Three Rivers Convention Center (visittri-cities.com)
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Tri Cities Education Conference Begins Today – Includes Common Core Sessions

Educational Service District (ESD) 123 kicks off the Starting Strong conference Monday at Three Rivers Convention Center.

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Groundbreaking for new Pasco School
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Pasco School District Groundbreaking for New Elementary Thursday

The Pasco School District invites the public to attend this event.

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