Our July meetings for the Professional Educator Standards Board and the Paraeducator Board, originally scheduled to take place in Seattle, will now be held virtually. Read the announcement.
The latest information on upcoming events, deadlines, and other news related to the Professional Educator Standards Board and the Paraeducator Board.
To support districts as they navigate traditional and virtual classroom options, the Paraeducator Board has issued an emergency rule providing greater flexibility to meet training requirements for paraeducators on the Fundamental Course of Study (FCS). Read the announcement.
This newsletter provides key updates and policy changes that were presented at the May board meeting. Read the newsletter.
The Professional Educator Standards Board (PESB) is offering grants of up to $15,000 to support educator retention through learning communities using professional growth plans (PGPs). Read our announcement.
Learn about updates to the paraeducator certificate program, and May board meeting decisions and policy changes. See the newsletter.
We’re excited to announce the release of these new curriculum materials to help districts meet the Fundamental Course of Study (FCS) training requirements. Read the announcement.
Educators Lizzy Sebring, Jamie Wells, and Lisa Markussen are the three newest members to be appointed to Washington State’s Paraeducator Board. Read the announcement.