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5 Facts About Race and Ethnic Disparities in Special Education

Each year, roughly 6 million students with disabilities, ages 6 to 21, receive services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Although special education is a source of critical services and supports for these students, students of color with disabilities still face a number of obstacles impeding their ability to succeed in school… 1,041 more words

Education Management

US Department of Education Expresses Gratitude to Educators...And I was One of them!

Surprised to receive a thank you phone call from the US Secretary of Education, Dr. John B. King!

Humbled to be thanked by Dr. John B. 349 more words

Education

OSPI candidate Chris Reykdal’s statement on the recent charter school grant to Washington State

We sent the following question to OSPI State Superintendent candidates Erin Jones and Chris Reykdal:

“Given the legal uncertainty of charter schools in our state, as head of the OSPI, would you distribute… 572 more words

Charter Schools

Our question to OSPI candidates Erin Jones and Chris Reykdal about the recent charter school grant to Washington State

While another lawsuit is pending in Washington State challenging the constitutionality of the Charter School law, the Washington State Charter School Commission and State Superintendent Randy Dorn fell all over themselves to get a piece of the US Department of Education’s (USDOE) … 765 more words

Charter Schools

K-Hits Cares! Do You Need Money For College?

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Federal Student Aid provides more than 150 billion dollars each year in grants, loans, and work-study funds, making higher education possible for anyone. 58 more words

K-HITS Cares