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Prosser school bus driver gets some heat for signs posted in his truck (Google Street View)
Prosser school bus driver gets some heat for signs posted in his truck (Google Street View)
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Suspended Prosser Librarian’s Husband Grabs Attention With Offensive Signs

According to the Prosser School District Superintendent, the man in question has had the religious/political signs mounted on his truck for years.

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Do school district workers have to adhere to social media policies in our area? (Getty Images)
Do school district workers have to adhere to social media policies in our area? (Getty Images)
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Do Area Schools Have Social Media Policies for Employees?

With the recent placing of two workers on administrative leave by the Prosser School District over social media posts, the question being raised by some is, 'do these districts have specific policies the employees must adhere to, perhaps as part of their contracts?' Are there 'rules' and regulations regarding social media and personal expression?

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Finley middle school, district seeking to pass bond (Finley School district)
Finley middle school, district seeking to pass bond (Finley School district)
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Finley School Bond Might Not Pass Because Not Enough People Have Voted!

The deadline is fast approaching, and Finley School District officials are hoping people just forgot to send in or drop off their ballots.

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School District issues statement over treatment of student wearing Trump shirt (Getty Images)
School District issues statement over treatment of student wearing Trump shirt (Getty Images)
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Kennewick School District Responds to Trump Shirt Allegations

A statement was issued Friday morning by the Kennewick School District, regarding the treatment of a Chinook Middle School student who wore a Trump Build the Wall 2016 shirt on Inauguration Day.

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Schools already tweaking schedules to make up snow days (Getty Images)
Schools already tweaking schedules to make up snow days (Getty Images)
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Area High Schools Tweak Schedules To “Re-Claim” Snow Days

Kamiakin High School is one of the first schools to modify it's finals schedule, in an effort to reclaim some of the 8 days lost due to snow.

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Now, officials say high school suspect unknown (Getty Images)
Now, officials say high school suspect unknown (Getty Images)
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UPDATE-Highland High ‘Clown Threat’ Suspects Unknown, Say Officials

Earlier this week, we reported two Yakima School District students were arrested in connection with the 'creepy clown' threat that resulted in Highland High School being closed as a precaution earlier this week. Now, Yakima School officials say they don't know who that perpetrator is.

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Superintendent of Public Instruction candidates decided (Getty Images)
Superintendent of Public Instruction candidates decided (Getty Images)
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Get Ready For More Education Spending and Taxes, Based upon Primary

The top two candidates who emerged from the Washington State Primary election both appear to possibly be ready to empty the state's coffers in order to appease the controversial McCleary Supreme Court decision on funding public education.

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McLaughlin para-educator accused of multiple relationships with teens (Google Earth)
McLaughlin para-educator accused of multiple relationships with teens (Google Earth)
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Pasco Educator Accused of Sexting With Multiple Teens

A staff member at McLoughlin Middle School admits she's sent naked images to a 15-year-old teen student multiple times, and is accused of having done so with two other students.

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Information on how to contact your local school district (Getty Images)
Information on how to contact your local school district (Getty Images)
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Here’s How to Contact Your School Board over Transgender Bathroom Mandate

Regardless of your position on this issue, your Tri-City School boards do want your opinion on the Obama Administration's decision Friday to send out a non-legally binding 'directive', telling schools they should adopt transgender bathroom policies. While it's not legally binding, not doing so could leave districts open to lawsuits, and potentially federal funding being withheld. Here's how to voice your opinion.

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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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