Reopening Schools

April 23, 2021

WSPTA hosts “back to school” webinar with OSPI, DOH, and Governor’s office

State Superintendent Chris Reykdal, Deputy Secretary for COVID Response Lacy Fehrenbach, and Governor’s K12 Policy Advisor Maddy Thompson joined WSPTA members April 22 to discuss school under COVID,  including what the current situation is and what to expect for next fall. Listen to the 90-minute webinar here.
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Category: Advocacy , Legislative

March 12, 2021

Outline of March 12 Announcement to Require Schools to Offer an In-Person Learning Option

WSPTA received this outline of the March 12 announcement to require schools to offer an in-person learning option from Maddy Thompson, the senior policy advisor to the Governor’s office: Today the Governor announced that he is issuing an Emergency Proclamation early next week that prohibits all school districts from failing to offer all K-12 students…
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Category: Legislative