Students lagging behind as they return to school

Most students are transitioning back to in-person learning after the pandemic shut down schools and sent kids home to learn. But, the effects from online learning are long lasting and severely affecting students' overall academic progress.

Sex ed mandate sparks bitter Washington state ballot fight

Democrats in the Washington state Legislature thought they had passed a routine sex education requirement for public schools earlier this year. But a coalition of Republicans and religious conservatives launched a swift, historic backlash that’s led to a bitter partisan fight and an effort to overturn the measure on the November ballot.