WPC's Center for Education conducts objective research and makes practical policy recommendations to improve Washington State's ability to carry out its paramount duty to educate every child within its borders.


NFIB/WA Small Business Day at the Capitol

January 20, 2015 in Events
Wednesday, February 11th, 2015
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Governor Hotel
621 Capitol Way S
Olympia, WA

WPC to co-present the NFIB WA Small Business Day at the Capitol.

Discovery Institute's Book Party Luncheon (co-presented by WPC)

October 16, 2014 in Events
Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Discovery Institute
208 Columbia St.

Book Party Luncheon for “Every School: One Citizen’s Guide to Transforming Education”

co-presented by WPC.

2015 Bellevue Solutions Summit

August 12, 2014 in Events
Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
Hyatt Regency Bellevue
900 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

WPC's 2014 Education Breakfast Introducing Washington's New Charter Schools

June 3, 2014 in Events
Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Town Hall Seattle
1119 8th AVE
Seattle, WA 98101

This dynamic breakfast program featured Washington’s new charter school leaders, who will describe their plans to offer schoolchildren in the Puget Sound area the chance to attend a new charter school. 

Click here to watch WPC's 2014 Education Breakfast online broadcast by TVW

WPC Eastern Washington Education Breakfast: Introducing Eastern Washington’s First Public Charter School

April 8, 2014 in Events
Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014
7:15 am - 8:30 am
The Davenport Hotel's Marie Antoinette Ballroom
10 S Post St
Spokane, WA 99201

Watch coverage of WPC's Eastern Washington Education Breakfast
online by clicking here. 

As part of WPC’s Health and Education Series, the Eastern Washington Education Breakfast featured some of the state’s top educational leaders, giving attendees a behind the scenes look at the effort to bring Eastern Washington its first public charter school. From the district office to the classroom, attendees heard how some of our local children’s lives will be forever changed for the better by the decision of Washington voters to open public charter schools. This informative event attracted hundreds of educators, political leaders, small business owners and citizens who learned about and support education advancements for children in Eastern Washington. 

"Changing the Odds" Lunch

April 1, 2013 in Events
Friday, April 26th, 2013
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sheraton Seattle
1400 6th Avenue
Seattle, Washington

Washington Policy Center is pleased to co-present this education lunch event with Stand for Children, Washington.

Join us in welcoming Geoffrey Canada, president and CEO of the Harlem Children’s Zone and passionate education advocate, to Seattle for Stand for Children's "Changing the Odds" lunch. 

A Conversation with Michelle Rhee

February 6, 2013 in Events
Tuesday, February 19th, 2013
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Town Hall, Great Hall
1119 8th Avenue
Seattle, Washington

Washington Policy Center is pleased to co-present Seattle CityClub's event, "A Conversation with Michelle Rhee," on Tuesday, February 19th.