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Skyview High art project puts students’ faces in Vancouver library

May 22, 2018

Some folks just stare you down. But nearly all of these larger-than-life faces look out at Vancouver with love. That’s one way to build community.

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State Supreme Court weighs validity of charter school law

May 17, 2018

OLYMPIA — Hundreds of charter school students rallied at the state Capitol on Thursday as the Washington Supreme Court considered arguments that could threaten to…

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AP analysis shows how Bill Gates influences education policy

May 16, 2018

SEATTLE — Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates saw an opportunity with a new federal education law that has widespread repercussions for American classrooms.

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Skyview High art project puts students’ faces in Vancouver library

May 22, 2018, 6:05 AM

Some folks just stare you down. But nearly all of these larger-than-life faces look out at Vancouver with love. That’s one way to build community.

‘How we came here’ topic of Saturday talk

May 22, 2018, 6:04 AM

The various paths that brought hundreds of thousands of people to Clark County will be the topic of Saturday's discussion at Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St., Vancouver.

Electrical fire extinguished at Clark College

May 21, 2018, 7:32 AM

Vancouver firefighters were dispatched to an electrical fire early Monday morning at Clark College.

Changes to come for Battle Ground Public Schools

May 20, 2018, 6:00 AM

Battle Ground Public Schools has announced administrative changes for the 2018-19 school year, including principals, assistant principals and directors. The administrators will begin their new positions July 1.

State Supreme Court weighs validity of charter school law

May 17, 2018, 1:30 PM

OLYMPIA — Hundreds of charter school students rallied at the state Capitol on Thursday as the Washington Supreme Court considered arguments that could threaten to close their classrooms.

Evergreen Public Schools substitute teacher accused of abuse

May 16, 2018, 7:46 PM

An Evergreen Public Schools substitute teacher -- with a felony arrest history -- is accused of exposing himself to and molesting a physically disabled female student in a classroom closet.

Clark College trustees plan special meetings

May 16, 2018, 6:00 AM

The Clark College Board of Trustees will attend two special meetings this week with the Board of Directors of the Clark College Foundation.

Seeing red over jam-packed Battle Ground schools

May 15, 2018, 5:35 PM

It could be at least until 2019 before Battle Ground Public Schools makes boundary changes to alleviate overcrowding at its southern campuses, news that drew the ire of a group of Glenwood Heights Primary School teachers who attended Monday’s school board meeting.

Program cuts at Battle Ground middle schools unpopular

May 14, 2018, 10:41 PM

BATTLE GROUND — Students and community members pushed back against the Battle Ground Public Schools board Monday over recent middle school program cuts, particularly over the recent decision to eliminate choir at Chief Umtuch Middle School.

Audit finds Evergreen Public Schools didn’t check vendors’ status

May 14, 2018, 7:49 PM

Evergreen Public Schools did not adequately determine whether three of its vendors had been suspended or debarred from contracting with the federal government, the Washington State Auditor’s Office found.

Ninth-grade failure rates reveal much to state, local educators

May 14, 2018, 6:00 AM

The stress of entering high school is something nearly all students face. The added work load, independence and social pressures of high school, as anyone who has experienced it knows, can be overwhelming.

As job openings abound, employers look to younger workers

May 13, 2018, 6:05 AM

With a wave of construction worker retirements looming, the Southwest Washington Contractors Association took its job-recruitment plans to the drawing board.

Colorful sights, sounds at Children’s Cultural Parade

May 11, 2018, 10:59 PM

The Children’s Cultural Parade once again filled the streets with color and music Friday in a celebration of the region’s history and diversity.

Virtual reality translates into real history for iTech Prep students

May 11, 2018, 8:35 PM

If you live in Vancouver, you’re probably familiar with the pottery, tools, jewelry and other artifacts that tell a story about Fort Vancouver National Historic Site and the people who once lived there.

Evergreen High School closed due to lack of water service

May 9, 2018, 1:00 PM

Evergreen High School was dismissed early Wednesday after a plumbing problem left 1,700 students and 200 staff members without a supply of fresh water.