Black Lives Matter at School Week is here! It may look different this year with distance learning, but teachers at Highland Park are still engaging in this work for their students and our community. Here is an article in the Seattle Times describing this Week of Action. This is the Year of Purpose, read more... Continue Reading →
Highline tries to avoid learning loss by boosting students ahead. "There's plenty of research on what happens when education is disrupted by natural disasters, like Hurricane Katrina, or planned breaks in learning, like summer."
The Seattle Times is running a new series as part of its Education Lab. The first article was published today, coming up in the series is part 2 (In Highline schools, a strategy often reserved for top performers might be working for everyone) and part 3 (Do standardized tests still serve their purpose?) Here is... Continue Reading →
Are you are interested in donating to help our larger community, but not sure where to start? The Seattle Times' Project Homeless is hosting an online discussion panel: We'll provide an update on how organizations and philanthropies are fairing under the current circumstances and examine if this current moment in time -- a global pandemic... Continue Reading →
The editorial board of the Seattle Times has an interesting piece today, you can find it here. Bottom line, there is "still much work to do to keep from shortchanging Washington's children." Another article in today's paper has an interview with Governor Jay Inslee that doesn't mention education once. Kind of disappointing. Gabriel Campanario /... Continue Reading →