Tag: Tacoma Public Schools

Teacher Workshop – Building the Transcontinental Railroad: The Chinese Experience

Celebrated as a technical marvel in its day, the first transcontinental railroad was constructed from 1863 to 1869, due largely to the contributions of...

State funds efforts to help homeless children, families

More than $1.5 million in grants awarded for Homeless Student Stability programs across the state As families face rising rents and historically low vacancy rates,...

Goodwill to give teachers 35,000 free books

As many as 1,200 elementary and middle school teachers, each who are responsible for dozens of school boys and girls, will expectedly bump elbows when they pick through bins of free children’s books at one of three area Goodwill Outlet stores on Saturday, Aug. 26.

Large grant given to Tacoma Public Schools builds character

Thanks to an initiative for program quality, Tacoma Public Schools (TPS) received a significant grant from the Wallace Foundation and, as a result, will...