In the News

Links to News Releases about Seattle's Families and Education Levy and the Office for Education


  • Seattle Times:  Seattle's preschool plan: Start small, focus on quality, May 15, 2014.
  • Mayor's Press Conference to unveil City's proposed Seattle Preschool Program Action Plan, May 15, 2014.
  • NPR:  What Exactly is "High Quality" Preschool?, April 22, 2014.
  • KING5 Report:  Universal Preschool in Seattle proposed, April 3, 2014.
  • CityStream: Universal Preschool, a video produced by Penny Legate airing on Seattle Channel, March 13, 2014.
  • South Shore PK-8 School Principal Keisha Scarlett was named this year's "Washington State Middle Level Principal of the Year" by a panel of principals representing the Association of Washington Middle Level Principals, a component of the Association of Washington School Principals. March 12, 2014.
  • At the Road Map Project's first-ever education awards ceremony, the Seattle Early Education Collaborative (SEEC) was presented with a special recognition award for their work in early learning, March 4, 2014.
  • "Our City, Our Schools, a new five-part Seattle Channel series offers an up-close look at the Families and Education Levy," Seattle Channel Press Release and website update, February 25, 2014.
  • "$1.6 million awarded to support academically at-risk youth in Seattle," Office for Education News Release, February 25, 2014.