Education Policy & Advocacy
Stand for Children’s goal in 2021 is to advocate for policies that target support to Black and Brown students who have been historically marginalized by our education system. We believe that an equitable education system can only exist when we are actively dismantling systemic racism.
Public schools in Washington are part of a complex and diverse system. Watch our Education Funding 101 video for a primer to get you started on understanding how it works and how we can get every kid graduated from high school prepared for career or college or both.
Learn more about how we succesfully advocated to make Washington the first state in the country to adopt an automatic enrollment policy for dual credit classes statewide.
Catch up on education policymaking news in Washington. Check out key dates, policy briefs, statistics, social media chatter, and what we're reading.
Review past Legislative Session summaries and learn more about how we got to where we are today, starting with in 2010.