Category: Education

New shine on old Washington


  It’s 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 2. Most of Washington Elementary School students have finished dinner and are getting ready for bed. Bedtime is a long way off for a crew of construction workers, cleaners – and maybe a few teachers…

Young brains in high gear

Kids build a LEGO airplane together.

It was Sunday, but nobody’s brains were resting at a free all-day educational forum at Annie Wright School in North Tacoma. For the second year, Scholar Search, based in Connecticut, invited Puget Sound area educators to offer opportunities so “intellectually…