EDMONDS — The Rock of Hope Baptist Church in Edmonds is expanding its programs for kids.A new north campus for older children is expected to open in September at 8713 220th St. SW. Preschool classes will continue at the south campus, 7812 224th St. SW.
Date: 08/29/2015 | Local News
MONROE — At a new preschool here, kids will be listening to Mozart in a barn, collecting eggs from a chicken coup, feeding farm animals and tending a garden.Teacher Korista Minney is putting an outdoorsy spin on early-childhood education with a program that combines...
Date: 08/03/2015 | Local News
SEATTLE — The Seattle City Council has unanimously approved guidelines for the city’s plan to subsidize preschool.The Seattle Times reported that Monday’s vote lays out a plan for how the city will choose preschool providers and other details.
Date: 04/07/2015 | Northwest
College students will tell you that nothing focuses the mind like an impending deadline. The same apparently can be said for a contempt of court citation.While there are definite differences among Democrats and Republicans and House and Senate in Olympia
Date: 04/02/2015 | Editorials
It is requiring a measure of faith in the Legislature, but the Everett School District's board of directors voted recently to continue funding full-day kindergarten at four district elementary schools, beyond the funding provided by the state,...
Date: 02/08/2015 | Editorials
In addressing education funding when it convenes in January, the Legislature must serve two masters.It has to satisfy a state Supreme Court ruling — and lift a contempt of court finding — that mandates that it fulfill its paramount duty to fully fund education in...
Date: 12/15/2014 | Editorials
SEATTLE — Seattle voters appear to support a new property tax to support free preschool for low-income 3- and 4-year-olds.
Date: 11/04/2014 | Local News
SEATTLE — Two Seattle ballot proposals that could both benefit thousands of preschool children are competing against each other for voter attention, and some supporters worry neither will pass.
Date: 10/21/2014 | Northwest