Special Session Continues

The second special session is scheduled to end this Wednesday, June 21. A third session will likely be called as soon as the second adjourns because there is not yet an operating budget or an education funding plan. Negotiators continue to meet several times a week...

Special Session Update

Assessment Delinking Efforts Rep. Laurie Dolan published an opinion article in the Seattle Times regarding assessments.  She calls for the delinking of the assessments and graduation requirements.  The House passed ESHB 1046 for a third time since the start of the...

Special Session

The following is a list of bills delivered to the Governor: ESHB 1115 Concerning Paraeducators -Creates the Paraeducator Board with listed members and dutis. Requires paraeducators to meet certain minimum employment standards by September 1, 2018. Creates a general...