Much has been written and said, both locally and nationally, this past week about the state Supreme Court’s disastrous decision to shut down our state’s voter-approved charter schools.Although I’m an attorney, when I read the decision, I read it...
The movement to refuse to take some types of standardized tests has been the subject of much debate this school year. Issaquah parent Betsy Cohen is a long-time education advocate in her community. In this blog post, she shares...
"On the first day of school, perhaps the only person more discussed than the "new kid" is the "new kid who skipped a grade."Words like "gifted," "brilliant" and "genius" get thrown around to describe these students. Education researchers generally...
Ask any parent, teacher or counselor and they will tell you the high school environment today is different from when they were teenagers. Very different.And the most commonly used words to describe that difference? Pressure and anxiety. Pressure to...

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