Jay Inslee for his signature. New Requirements Beginning in the school year, schools must provide social emotional learning SEL to students in grades K Kraft, who has backed parents opposed to mandatory sex education in Battle Ground Public Schools, drafted 43 amendments, most of which were withdrawn.
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Peninsula tribal dental clinics receive grants Tribal dental clinics across the North Olympic Peninsula were among those to… Continue reading. Lauren is a senior journalism major from Anchorage, AK. The district had spent more than a year drafting curriculum and tweaking policy around what to teach students before reversing itself, first eliminating a requirement that sex education be taught, except for fifth-grade lessons on puberty and human development.
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Green and fellow Mead school board members oppose the sex education legislation, however, and sent a letter to Inslee this week urging him to veto it. Close Modal Window. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, at the earlier debate. Helpful Links Clock hours, test information, more It would not mandate any specific curriculum and would allow school districts to set their own curriculum, as long as it meets existing state standards.