State and National Education News

Recent news updates from a variety of sources here in Washington and around the country.

Highlights in the News from WFIS


Inclusion matters, even in the STEM field

“Our world is filled with technology and engineering wonders, scientific breakthroughs, and mathematical discoveries. Students with intellectual disabilities need equitable opportunities to pursue their interest in these fields.  Students in the general education population have discovered the potential of their peers with intellectual disabilities.”

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Choices in Education video contest

The “Choices in Education” video contest – - is open to students, parents and alumni of choice programs across the country. Videos may feature a student, their parents and/or their other family members. Guardians can submit videos on...

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Other news from around the country