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  • Vancouver educator wins award for teaching excellence

    The NEA Foundation has announced that Bethany Rivard, a member of the Vancouver EA, is one of 46 public school educators who will receive the prestigious California Casualty Award for Teaching Excellence at the NEA Foundation’s Salute to Excellence in Education Gala next February in Washington, D.C. Congratulations, Bethany!
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  • Keeping Families Together

    WEA President Kim Mead joined Washington State Governor Jay Inslee and Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson at the Federal Detention Center in SeaTac where some 200 asylum-seekers, many who have been separated from their children, are being held without having committed a crime.
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"Every kid who walks in my door - they matter, they are worth it, and I care about them. They deserve every opportunity that I, and the state, can give them. "
Thea Layton, Bainbridge Island EA