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.
Liv Finne, Director, Center for Education, January, 2011
New research released by Washington Policy Center, a non-partisan public policy research think tank based in Seattle, provides key facts for the Spokane School District. Education budgets in Washington State are at historic highs, reaching $10,200 per student statewide. Average teacher pay in Spokane is $62,579 for a ten-month work year. 110 Spokane public school employees receive more than $100,000 a year.
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Seattle – Dr. Andrés A. Alonso, CEO of Baltimore City Public Schools, will keynote Washington Policy Center’s 2011 Education Lunch at The Westin Seattle tomorrow morning.