Front Porch: Learn about Edmonds schools’ use of technology

Those interested in learning about the Edmonds School District’s use of technology in classroom learning can come to a lunchtime meeting March 5 at the district offices or, for the first time, listen in and ask questions virtually through a live audio stream online.

“Technology in Our Schools” is the topic of the next Superintendent’s Roundtable, a monthly discussion with school district leader Nick Brossoit and staff.

The meeting runs from noon to 1 p.m. in the district board rooms at 20420 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood.

Lunch is not provided, but people are welcome to bring a meal with them and eat during the meeting.

To register for the online audio stream, go to

Emergency classes: The Emergency Services Coordinating Agency, based in Brier, plans a disaster-preparedness class beginning April 1.

The class will run from 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays for eight weeks. The last class is a disaster stimulation.

Classes will be held at Fire District 1 headquarters, 12425 Meridian Ave., Everett.

To register, call 425-776-3722 or email

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