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Sex education bill passes in Washington House

March 5, 2020, 9:59am Clark County News

The Washington House approved legislation requiring public schools to provide comprehensive sexual education by the 2022-23 school year after a marathon debate that didn’t wrap up until after 2 a.m. today. Read story

Audience meant to be uncomfortable seeing ‘Laramie Project’ at Hockinson High

March 5, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

HOCKINSON — “Change happens when something super uncomfortable makes people think,” Mussé Barclay said. “You achieve your best by being tested.” Read story

17 Clark County schools eligible for free meal program, but none participate

March 4, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

More than a dozen Clark County schools are eligible for a federal program that would allow them to feed every one of their students for free. Read story

Green Eggs and Ham, Dr. Seuss’ birthday launch focus on reading

March 2, 2020, 7:36pm Clark County News

It’s been a quarter of a century, and Beaches Restaurant and Bar owner Mark Matthias keeps coming back to the same verdant dish: green eggs and ham. Read story

Washington community college leader wants to double completion rates — while closing big racial equity gaps

March 1, 2020, 1:50pm Latest News

The leader of Washington’s community and technical college system says she wants to set an ambitious goal: doubling completion rates at the state’s two-year schools by 2030. Read story

Southwest Washington teachers tackle politics in the classroom

March 1, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

For a high school government teacher in 2020, there’s no telling what any given day will bring. Read story

Washington Democrats push ahead with sex ed legislation

March 1, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Washington lawmakers are proceeding with legislation requiring public school districts to provide comprehensive sexual health education to all students by the 2022-23 school year. Read story

Woodland Public Schools gives levy another try

March 1, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Woodland Public Schools will soon take another crack at an operations levy, citing voter confusion as a reason for an identical levy’s failure last month. Read story

Former students, staff bid farewell to McLoughlin, Marshall school buildings in Vancouver

February 29, 2020, 9:08pm Clark County News

Former students, faculty and other community members gathered Saturday to say goodbye to the old McLoughlin Middle School and George C. Marshall Elementary School buildings. Yearbooks and other memorabilia were on display at separate ceremonies at each building, giving visitors a chance to reminisce about their memories of the schools. Read story

Washington State School for the Blind students take a snow dayvideo icon

February 28, 2020, 6:29pm Clark County News

These kids have a need for speed. Read story