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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.

02/01/2014 By Matthew Halverson

City

Back to the Drawing Board

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

08/27/2013 By Josh Feit

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.

08/27/2013 By Morning Fizz

Article

Parents Fight Seattle Public Schools Over New Grade School

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

08/21/2012 By Matthew Halverson

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.

12/16/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Seattle Times: Defendant in Seattle Schools Scandal Flees

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

11/08/2011 By Josh Feit

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.

10/13/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

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

06/14/2010 By Matthew Halverson