National Superintendents Association

Postsecondary Remediation Rates Decreasing; Enrollment Rates Steady, Data Show

Postsecondary enrollment and college course remediation rates measure the extent to which the K-12 education system supports every Washington student in identifying, planning, and preparing for their life beyond high…

Superintendent Reykdal Welcomes Wa He Lut Indian School into State-Tribal Compact

Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal signed a State-Tribal Compact with Wa He Lut Indian School on July 25, 2017.

OSPI to Release Postsecondary Analytics

Postsecondary enrollment rates, as well as college course taking remediation rates, measure the extent to which the K–12 education system supports every Washington state student in identifying, planning and preparing…

Washington Association of School Administrators

Mission Accomplished or the Appearance of Full Funding?

“A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.”― Saul Bellow ​The most common response to the Legislature’s June 30th McCleary plan…

On school funding, first do no harm

The following editorial was originally published in The Seattle Times on June 11, 2017. FIVE years after the state Supreme Court issued its ruling in the McCleary case, we face the…

Dealing Down on Washington’s Students

The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too highand falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.- Michelangelo ​​The budget…