SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state’s latest budget plan falls far short of what’s needed to fix the state’s floundering mental health system, advocates said Friday. 612 more words
When I met Governor Jay Inslee last month with the seventh graders from St. John School, the Governor told us that “education is the investment that will have the single biggest impact on our future.” It therefore wasn’t a surprise when I heard the Governor say yesterday that Washington is “a great state to launch a revolution in career connected learning.” He went on to outline his intention to lead the country in this effort, creating the best career connected learning (CCL) curriculum in the US. 575 more words
Local elected officials are taking turns bashing the President Donald Trump piñata, but they have their own messes to clean up.
Washington politicians must resist the lure of national spotlight and focus on state’s woes… 510 more words