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The Power of Nine

Published by AESA Washington State ESAs responded quickly to the need for information and PPE for...

Inclusion in Action

Washington’s nine Educational Service Districts (ESDs), unified through the Association of...

ClimeTime featured in a national publication

Washington State’s ClimeTime program was recently featured in a national publication by the...

Regional, state efforts underway to improve classroom inclusion

Currently, the state of Washington is ranked as one of the nation’s least inclusive states (44 out...
The Power of Nine

The Power of Nine

Published by AESA Washington State ESAs responded quickly to the need for information and PPE for students and staff, and ensured that schools operated successfully during the pandemic. The Challenge: When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, school districts across Washington...

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Inclusion in Action

Inclusion in Action

Washington’s nine Educational Service Districts (ESDs), unified through the Association of Educational Service Districts (AESD Network), support 140 school/district teams across the state with implementing inclusionary practices. The AESD is one of several statewide...

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2022 NWESD Spring Education Connection

2022 NWESD Spring Education Connection

In this issue: A Note from Our Superintendent | 3 New Regional Superintendents | 4 Mental Health Month | 5 New NWESD Board Member | 6 Welcome New NWESD Coordinator | 6 Statewide Collaboration| 7 High School & Beyond Plan Ready WA | 8-9 NWESD Art Show Winners|10-13...

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Inclusive Education: Changing Seasons, Systems, & Practices

Inclusive Education: Changing Seasons, Systems, & Practices

Winter is upon us once more and as we change our clothes, replace our sandals with boots, adjust to shorter days, and perhaps put winter tires on our vehicles, we are reminded of the constant changes in our lives. Some people relish the changing season, while others...

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ClimeTime featured in a national publication

ClimeTime featured in a national publication

Washington State’s ClimeTime program was recently featured in a national publication by the National Science Teaching Association. ClimeTime supports statewide science teacher training centered on the Next Generation Science Standards and climate science. The nine...

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Congratulations, Larry MacGuffie, NCESD 171 Board!

At the AESD Annual Membership Meeting on April 14, 2021, Larry MacGuffie was presented with the AESD Executive Board Award of Distinction. This year the award was sponsored by Clear Risk Solutions and included the purchase of an original student artwork from the...

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AESD launches dedicated LMS Solutions website

AESD launches dedicated LMS Solutions website

Since April 2020, the AESD has designed and delivered statewide professional learning on a broad range of topics and content areas. And in June 2020, the AESD launched LMS Solutions, a comprehensive suite of professional learning opportunities focused on the effective...

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What’s Happening on Facebook

AESD Network
AESD Network4 weeks ago
Congrats, Senator Wellman (D-41st), winner of our 2022 Award of Distinction! Wellman is an incredible education advocate and change agent. This year, she led the Senate to update the prototypical funding bill to provide significant investments in student health – including funding for counselors, nurses, and mental health support staff that will serve students for years to come.

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