The U.S. Department of Education has chosen Vancouver to host one of 12 Future Ready Regional Summits scheduled across the nation in the coming months. The purpose of the summit is to help school district leaders use technology to improve teaching and student learning.
YACOLT — Carrying a bag bulging with kids' books, Karen Homola, 31, and six of her children entered the library at Yacolt Primary School ready to choose more books.
From the first moments of Kimberleigh Anderson's beginning creative movement class at Heritage High School, the students jumped, slid and danced. Facing a wall of mirrors, they moved together as Anderson counted and clapped out the beat.
By Scott Hewitt January 19, 2015 5:25 p.m.
What's reputedly the most gang-affected area in Clark County became the most volunteer-improved area on Monday morning.
By The Columbian January 19, 2015 8 a.m.
Salmon Creek — A little more than three years ago, Desiree Hellegers, an associate professor of English at Washington State University Vancouver, published a book, and now she is turning her work into a play.
By The Columbian January 18, 2015 10:34 p.m.
East Vancouver — Four seniors studying German at Evergreen High School were recently invited to visit the University of Oregon's White Rose exhibit, which honors a student-formed group who spoke out against the Nazis.
By The Columbian January 18, 2015 10:33 p.m.
Battle Ground — Math is cool, and the freshman mathematics team at CAM Academy is really cool.
By Scott Hewitt January 17, 2015 6 a.m.
They're not three witches. But they have stirred up something scarily fascinating in their literary cauldron. Take a look next weekend, if you dare.
By Lyndsey Layton, The Washington Post January 17, 2015 6 a.m.
For the first time in at least 50 years, a majority of U.S. public school students come from low-income families, according to a new analysis of 2013 federal data, a statistic that has profound implications for the nation.
By The Columbian January 17, 2015 6 a.m.
The Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools has added the following board members for 2014-15:
By The Columbian January 16, 2015 6 a.m.
A public celebration honoring retiring Vancouver Public Schools board member Mari Greves is set for 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Bates Center for Educational Leadership, 2921 Falk Road.
By Patty Hastings January 15, 2015 10:05 p.m.
Mae Wilson was born and raised in Glasgow, Scotland, but moved to the states after meeting her American husband. The Pacific Northwest, with its lush greenery, rain and friendly people is similar to Scotland, she said.
By Lauren Kronebusch, The Daily News January 15, 2015 4:39 p.m.
Embattled Woodland Middle School Principal Cari Thomson began a leave of absence Wednesday.
By The Columbian January 15, 2015 6 a.m.
Clark College will honor the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a free, public spoken-word performance, "#socialjustice," at noon Wednesday in Gaiser Student Center at Clark College, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way.