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SDOT Gets It on Student Transit Rights, Superintendent Candidate Struggles on Student Trans Rights

Transit for low-income students, transit for the region, and "murky" answers on transgender rights.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/31/2016

Morning Fizz

School Board Set to Eliminate Nearly 20 Percent of Onsite Child Care Programs

Meeting the McCleary class size reduction mandate may jeopardize programs for kids.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/18/2016

Snap Judgment

Should UW Professors Organize?

On the heels of a very public dispute between Seattle Public Schools teachers and the district, faculty at University of Washington have put in a bid to unionize. Warranted move or waste of time?

  • By Karin Vandraiss
  • Published 11/02/2015

Morning Fizz

Friday LIKES & DISLIKES: Why Don't Republicans Support Light Rail?

Caffeinated News featuring light rail funding, the NBA in Seattle?, the mayor and the school board, and more.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/23/2015

Morning Fizz

"Personalizing This Issue."

Caffeinated news featuring misstatements, statements, and walk outs.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 11/26/2014

Fizz

Extra Fizz Pt. 2: Protesting, Meeting, Greeting, and Raging

Extra Fizz featuring the Seattle Housing Authority, Seattle Public Schools, and a Seattle institution.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/30/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: SDOT Talks Bike Safety

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Kristen Farnam
  • Published 08/20/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Region's Hopes

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring reelection, simulation, and resignation.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 07/30/2014

Quote Unquote

Jesse Hagopian is a Classroom Warrior

One year after leading a boycott against the MAP assessment test in Seattle public high schools, the teacher continues to fight for the kids.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 02/01/2014

City

Back to the Drawing Board

Teacher evaluations and unpaid extra half hour are sticking points in negotiations after unions reject first offer .

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/27/2013

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Overwhelmingly by Voice Vote Last Night

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring defiant teachers, open letters, electoral maps, and a couple of donations.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 08/27/2013

Article

Parents Fight Seattle Public Schools Over New Grade School

The district wanted to place high school students on the same West Seattle campus.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/21/2012

Jolt

Early Jolt: Interim School Superintendent Enfield Out in June

Interim Seattle schools superintendent Susan Enfield says she won't seek the job of permanent superintendent after her contract expires in June.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 12/16/2011

On Other Blogs

Seattle Times: Defendant in Seattle Schools Scandal Flees

Central figure in $1.8 million Seattle Schools scandal on the lam.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 11/08/2011

News

School Employee On Leave After 10-Year-Old Claims He Was Choked

Seattle school district put employee on leave after 10-year-old claims he was choked.

  • By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee
  • Published 10/13/2011

Article

Home Work

Seattle Public Schools’ new attendance-area boundaries complicate an already jumbled real estate market. For some, it’s enough to up and leave that once desirable humble abode. Plus: Magnolia will soon lay claim to the Briarcliff community, making i

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/14/2010

Morning Fizz

What Ethics Rules are in Place?

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/15/2010
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