News

“One small step…” ESDs across the state celebrate 50 years of service

The most famous words of 1969, spoken by Neil Armstrong, also fittingly describe another...

Statewide Climate Science Initiative Highlighted in Green Schools Catalyst Quarterly

ClimeTime, a statewide initiative, was recently featured in an article written by Abby Rusky and...

Heart in Hand – Washington State Teacher of the Year

It’s 9:30 A.M. in Robert Hand’s Family & Consumer Science class at Mount Vernon High School....

Kicking off our OESD’s 50th Year of Service to Public Education

On September 20, 2018, our OESD celebrated the beginning of its 50th year of providing services to...

Capital Region ESD 113 offers Web Accessibility Training

Equal Opportunity for All Everyone has the right to an equal opportunity to take part in...

Summer Science was STEM-tastic at ESD 112

ESD 112’s STEM Initiatives team hosted the first-ever STEM-tastic Summer Science Symposium this...

ESD 123 in Pasco Recognized by Governor Inslee: “Expanding Options for People with Disabilities”

PASCO, WA – Governor Jay Inslee awarded Educational Service District (ESD) 123 at the 26th Annual...

Eastern Washington Computer Science Consortium

Leaders from Eastern Washington’s 4 Educational Service Districts (ESD 101, ESD 105, ESD 123, ESD 171) have come together to form the Eastern Washington Computer Science Consortium.

NEWESD 101 Enters Phase Two of Building Expansion Project

NEWESD 101 has entered phase two of building expansion project … construction of its new 7,000...

Regional News

ESD-U Currently Recruiting for Summer Cohort

Teacher certification and endorsement program ESD-U is currently accepting applications for its upcoming 2019-2020 cohort and is holding informational sessions in January and February. Aspiring teachers who currently hold a bachelor’s degree or certified teachers...

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Winter/Spring 2019 Education Connection

Read our Winter/Spring Education Connection online and get a jump start on professional development planning for the year and read a few of our latest stories from around the NWESD region: Need a printed copy? No problem! Just send us an email...

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Heart in Hand – Washington State Teacher of the Year

It’s 9:30 A.M. in Robert Hand’s Family & Consumer Science class at Mount Vernon High School. Nineteen seniors settle into their seats and everyone has an HP Notebook. Trendy music plays softly in the background, there is a string of white lights on the ceiling,...

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Puget Sound ESD Leaders in Training (LIT)

This summer twenty students from high schools throughout King and Pierce counties joined Puget Sound ESD (PSESD) staff as Inaugural Leaders in Training (LIT) interns. The goal of LIT is to incorporate youth voice into PSESD’s work in support of our End, while...

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Improving Dental Access for Migrant Students

The Northwest Educational Service District 189 provided coordination and support to the 2018 Migrant Summer School staff in piloting, for the first time, four dental screening events at Bellingham, Sedro-Woolley, Mount Vernon and Burlington-Edison school districts....

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Washington State School Nurse Corps: Celebrating 20 years of serving all public school students across the state. AESD Network Capital Region ESD 113 Puget Sound Educational Service District OESD114/Olympic Education Service District North Central ESD NWESD 189 Educational Service District 123 NEWESD 101 ESD 112 Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)
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Washington State School Nurse Corps: Celebrating 20 years of serving all public school students across the state. AESD Network Capital Region ESD 113 Puget Sound Educational Service District OESD114/Olympic Education Service District North Central ESD NWESD 189 Educational Service District 123 NEWESD 101 ESD 112 Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)
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Check out this great video from Capital Region ESD 113!
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Happy 50th anniversary, ESDs — supporting Washington's schools & communities since 1969!
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AESD Network added 5 new photos — with Gene Sharratt and 2 others.3 months ago
Participants who attended the AESD Network presentation at the WSSDA Conference on November 16 had nothing but good things to say about the incredible work of the AESD Network: Nine ESDs. One Network. Supporting Washington's Schools and Communities.

Upcoming Meetings & Conferences

  1. WASA Small Schools Conference

    March 4 - March 5
  2. ESD Superintendent Meeting

    March 5 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  3. WSIPC Board Meeting

    April 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Legislative News

2019 Legislative Session – Week 3

Summary 1/28/19 begins week three of the 2019 Legislative Session. We’ve seen hundreds of bills introduced. Additional Resources: To get up to speed, check out WSSDA’s legislative update from week 2 now available here.The Opening Day Special Edition TWIO is now...

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AESD Network News from across the State

The AESD Strategic Plan: Inventing Our Future Benjamin Franklin noted, “If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail.” Brian Johnson reminds us the future is not fixed. It is not a set point over the horizon that we are all running toward, helpless to do anything...

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Summary of 2018-19 AESD Computer Science Grant

In summary each ESD will receive $20,150 to do the work around the grant. This will include the following overall outcomes: Three statewide convenings of regional ESD CS leaders and the support of OSPI to discuss regional and statewide efforts/partnerships and how...

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AESD Network News from across the State

Success in life is not accidental: Planning works! We often hear the phrase, “The best way to prepare for the future is to plan for it.” Operating from that belief, the AESD Executive Committee recently approved the 2018-2021, AESD Network Strategic Plan with updated...

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2018 Legislative Session – Week Eight

Supplemental Operating Budgets Released House Democrats released their 2018 supplemental budget proposal Tuesday- it does not fund early teacher salaries and would cut property taxes in 2019 and 2020 using the money from the increase in the revenue forecast. The...

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Special Session Update

The legislature is scheduled to finish its third special session on Thursday, July 21.  There is still no resolution on the 2017-19 Capital Budget. The Seattle Times published a detailed story on the Capital Budget dispute. WSSDA Summary Document Links Impact Summary...

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