Voter's Guide

What to Know About Seattle's Education Levies

Look out for your February special election ballot. Then vote.

01/30/2019 By Hayat Norimine

School Board

School Board Candidates Differ on Testing

Hot topic in this year's school board race: the Common Core.

11/04/2013 By Shirley Qiu

Election 2013

Independent Expenditure in the...School Board Race

A negative flier heats up school board race.

07/31/2013 By Shirley Qiu


PubliCalendar: Education Confabulation and Respect for Dandelions

Today's picks for civic nerds.

02/15/2013 By Katie Vincent


PubliCalendar: Where the 'V' in V-Day Doesn't Mean 'Valentine's'

Today's picks for civic nerds.

02/14/2013 By Katie Vincent

Morning Fizz

An Email That Lapses Into Caps

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring the Republican Governor's Association, the Seattle School Board, the King County Sheriff, and Paul Ryan.

09/10/2012 By Morning Fizz


Poll: Seattle Residents Satisfied With School Performance

A new poll finds general satisfaction with the way the school district is going, with the exception of the school board, which remains overwhelmingly unpopular.

01/04/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Monday Jolt: Seattle School Board Edition

The day's winners and losers.

11/07/2011 By Afternoon Jolt


The Money Behind the School Board Incumbents

The connection between big money, "education reform," and the Seattle School Board races.

11/07/2011 By Sharon Peaslee


PubliCola Candidate Ratings: Seattle School Board

Our take on the candidates for Seattle School Board.

10/31/2011 By PublicolaPicks

Morning Fizz

Speaking of Budget Woes

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated news & gossip featuring: Reagan Dunn vs. Bob Ferguson; Gregoire's budget proposal; city budget cuts; and last-minute Gates Foundation money to the school board incumbents.

10/27/2011 By Morning Fizz


Campaign Fizz: Eastsiders For Seattle School Incumbents

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

10/24/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


Campaign Fizz: Not Just "Dirty Hippies"

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

10/21/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


School Board Member Carr Assails "Insults and Outbursts" by Opponent

Seattle school board member Sherry Carr attacks her challenger, Kate Martin, for what Carr calls a record of "insults and outbursts."

10/11/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

The Only Landslide Victory

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated news & gossip starring: Health care reform opponent Rob McKenna; school board candidate Kate Martin; and SPD Chief John Diaz.

09/29/2011 By Morning Fizz


Extra Campaign Fizz: MDC Backs, Will Raise Funds For, School Board Challengers

Local Democratic group makes its endorsements for the November election, plans fundraiser for all four school board challengers.

09/28/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


PubliCalendar Picks: Seattle School Board Election Debate

Watch the verbal duke-out between the incumbents and challengers in this election season's most underrated race.

09/27/2011 By Lummy Lin

Morning Fizz

Karl Rove Will Headline

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH GOV. CHRIS GREGOIRE'S STATEMENT ON THE SPECIAL SESSION. Thursday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip starring Karl Rove, Chris Gregoire, School Board endorsements and more.

09/22/2011 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Necessitating Still More Cuts

Wednesday Edition. Caffeinated news and gossip starring: the city budget, election endorsements, Sen. Maria Cantwell, Gov. Chris Gregoire, and more.

09/21/2011 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Beat Out the Incumbents

Tuesday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip starring Jay Inslee, Darcy Burner, the school board, Jean Godden, and more.

09/13/2011 By Morning Fizz