race http://www.kplu.org en Rainier Beach High works to make elite IB program serve all students http://www.kplu.org/post/rainier-beach-high-works-make-elite-ib-program-serve-all-students <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An elite academic program developed at a Swiss private school is </span><a href="http://www.seattleschools.org/modules/cms/pages.phtml?pageid=292573&amp;sessionid=137220e5464f5d04accf0e739e7f5f50" style="line-height: 1.5;">coming to a beleaguered Seattle high school</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;where officials hope it will boost enrollment and attract high-achieving students. Now they face the challenge of making the program serve the whole school instead of just a privileged few.</span></p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 19:01:46 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 8295 at http://www.kplu.org Rainier Beach High works to make elite IB program serve all students Seattle schools chief reinstates suspended curriculum on race http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-schools-chief-reinstates-suspended-curriculum-race <p></p><p>Seattle Public Schools is <a href="http://www.seattleschools.org/modules/cms/pages.phtml?pageid=291501&amp;sessionid=5205e3c4ad83163bdfbb5ccad45a89e3">reinstating a high school curriculum </a>on race and social justice after suspending it over a student’s complaint, but the controversy is likely to continue.</p><p> Sat, 09 Mar 2013 00:29:48 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 7932 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle schools chief reinstates suspended curriculum on race