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Washington officials are considering loosening guidelines to reopen schools

November 25, 2020, 8:07am Editor's Choice

Washington state health officials are considering changing the disease metrics that guide school district reopening decisions during the pandemic. If adopted, up to half the state’s 300 school districts would… Read story

Ridgefield delays hybrid in-person learning for kindergartners

November 23, 2020, 4:58pm Clark County News

Kindergarten students in Ridgefield will have to wait until January to see their classrooms for the first time. Read story

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A reminder from new report: Washington’s schools are far from equitable

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November 23, 2020, 7:32am Latest News

A new report is sounding the alarm on how far Washington's education system is from achieving racial equity. Read story

The Evergreen Public Schools Administrative Service Center is pictured Tuesday morning, April 28, 2020.

Evergreen district: Remote school will continue through Jan. 28

The Evergreen Public Schools Administrative Service Center is pictured Tuesday morning, April 28, 2020.

November 18, 2020, 12:33pm Clark County News

Evergreen Public Schools announced Wednesday that emote learning will continue for all grades through Jan. 28, the end of the first semester in Clark County’s largest district. Read story

Injured guard Brad Lackey talks to his Union teammates following their 63-49 win over Glacier Peak in the 4A State third-place game on Saturday the Tacoma Dome.

WIAA delays start of high school sports to February, shortens remaining seasons

Injured guard Brad Lackey talks to his Union teammates following their 63-49 win over Glacier Peak in the 4A State third-place game on Saturday the Tacoma Dome.

November 18, 2020, 8:54am Latest News

The return of high school sports will be delayed another month and each season got a little bit shorter, the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association announced Wednesday. Read story

Jade Westbrooks, 5, stomps her feet as part of a counting exercise in Molly Davenport's kindergarten class Tuesday morning at Marshall Elementary in Vancouver. Kindergartners recently began in-person learning in Vancouver Public Schools.

Vancouver Public Schools kindergartners step into class for first time

Jade Westbrooks, 5, stomps her feet as part of a counting exercise in Molly Davenport's kindergarten class Tuesday morning at Marshall Elementary in Vancouver. Kindergartners recently began in-person learning in Vancouver Public Schools.

November 18, 2020, 6:01am Clark County News

In 30 years as a Vancouver Public Schools educator, Marshall Elementary principal Bobbi Geenty had what she called the “best day ever” welcoming kindergarten students this week to her school. Read story

Mindy O’Neil has a second-grader in the Camas School District and two pre-schoolers who are attending in-person. “My second grader is at home watching his brothers go to school, and I just feel like his mental health is suffering.

Group rallies at Camas district headquarters for in-person school

Mindy O’Neil has a second-grader in the Camas School District and two pre-schoolers who are attending in-person. “My second grader is at home watching his brothers go to school, and I just feel like his mental health is suffering.

November 17, 2020, 2:25pm Clark County News

A group of Camas parents who say remote learning is a detriment to their children's academic progress and mental health rallied at school district headquarters on Tuesday afternoon. Read story

After four years of Betsy DeVos, what a Biden presidency will mean for education in Washington

November 17, 2020, 10:30am Latest News

SEATTLE — It’s hard to say exactly if, or how, four years of education policy under Betsy DeVos changed anything about schooling in Washington state. Read story

The Camas School District Zellerbach Administration Center is pictured Wednesday afternoon, April 15, 2020.

Camas families call for end to remote learning, plan protests

The Camas School District Zellerbach Administration Center is pictured Wednesday afternoon, April 15, 2020.

November 16, 2020, 5:50pm Clark County News

Groups of Camas families are planning a trio of technology blackouts, rallies and protests over the next few weeks to pressure Camas School District officials to end full remote learning and get students back to the classroom. Read story

Clark College art students receive scholarships

November 14, 2020, 6:04am Community

CENTRAL PARK — The Clark College Art Department announced its 2020-2021 Art Scholarship Award recipients. Read story