Education

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.

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I-1351- MORE UNFUNDED MANDATES

September 2, 2014 in In the News
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Thursday, August 28, 2014

State results show school performance across Yakima County

August 25, 2014 in In the News
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KimaTV.com
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Monday, August 18, 2014

School district letters inadequately notify parents about their federal right to school choice and free tutoring

August 22, 2014 in Blog

School administrators across Washington are sending letters this week informing parents that families may now have the right to choose a better school and get free tutoring for their children under the federal No Child Left Behind law. Many school officials, however, are reluctant to explain the matter clearly to parents.