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Gov. Inslee follows White House on mandate (Getty Images)
Gov. Inslee follows White House on mandate (Getty Images)
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Gov. Inslee Issues Statement on Obama School Transgender Order

 

Friday, shortly after the news came out that the White House was issuing a mandate that all schools adopt transgender bathroom policies, Gov. Ins...

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White House Directs All Schools to Adopt Transgender Bathrooms

Friday, the Obama Administration issued a non-legally binding order that all public schools in the U.S. should adopt the same transgender bathroom rules recently enacted at Target Stores, and put into law by the Washington State Human Rights Commission in December.

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Internet Votes WSU BEST College Logo Ever

In a fan-led vote which surprised even me, WSU has been declared as the best college logo via an elimination bracket on Reddit.

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Walla Walla school district loses out on much needed upgrade (Getty Images)
Walla Walla school district loses out on much needed upgrade (Getty Images)
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State Rejects $4 Million Dollar Walla Walla School Science Grant

Despite the fact that the district's science program doesn't meet the upcoming 2020 Washington State High School graduation criteria, the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction rejected a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) grant application that would have provided a huge boost to the lagging program.

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University in Chicago now offering scholarships for 'varsity' gaming team (Getty Images)
University in Chicago now offering scholarships for 'varsity' gaming team (Getty Images)
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Video Gamers Can Now Earn College Scholarships?!?

I was prompted to look into this because of an e-mail I received this week from a company offering news and tips for kids looking for college scholarships, who also spend a lot of time gaming.

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Grandview staff member arrested for student relationship allegations (Newstalk KIT Radio Yakima-Townsquare Media)
Grandview staff member arrested for student relationship allegations (Newstalk KIT Radio Yakima-Townsquare Media)
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Grandview School Staff Member Arrested For ‘Inappropriate Conduct’ With Student

Late Wednesday, the Grandview School District released a statement about an investigation into allegations of inappropriate conduct between a staff member and a student.

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Whitman College (Whitman College)
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Is Whitman College Becoming ‘Portland State East?’ Controversial Student Protest

You've probably seen the videos and stories we've posted about the 'anarchistic' behavior of a number of groups of students at Portland State University, from violently disrupting Donald Trump rallies, to the school sanctioning white-bashing seminars and racist symposiums. Now, students at Whitman College have borrowed a page from that book, albeit significantly more mild.

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Learn to Be Bear Grylls: Free Survival Training Offered This Summer

Here's an opportunity for High school students in Tri-Cities to learn to be a survivor man like Bear Grylls... For FREE

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Aging pipes prone to have unsafe levels of lead (Getty Images)
Aging pipes prone to have unsafe levels of lead (Getty Images)
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Gov. Inslee Orders Testing After Tacoma Schools Show High Lead Water Levels

After some 13 Tacoma area schools shows unsafe levels of lead following water testing, Gov. Inslee has ordered a review of why a 2009 law requiring such testing was never funded and never enforced.

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What New Playground Toys Should Kennewick Schools Get?

A couple of Kennewick elementary schools are about to get some awesome playground toys.

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