2019 News

Thank you, Kathy Bumgarner
12/18/2019
Since 2012, NEWESD 101 has benefited from the wisdom and service of Kathy Bumgarner on our Board of Directors. Click for more
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Art show
12/16/2019
Right around the corner ... high school students invited to participate in 47th annual visual art show. Click for more
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Riverside Board
12/09/2019
Riverside School District Board of Directors ... named best in state among medium-sized districts. Click for more
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Cheese RFP
12/02/2019
Proposals sought for USDA cheese processing (pizza products). Deadline: December 19, 2019. Click for more
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Jerry McDermott retires
11/21/2019
End of an era ... Assistant Superintendent Jerry McDermott retires after 29-year NEWESD 101 career. Click for more
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State Superintendent Reykdal visits Spokane
11/14/2019
State Superintendent Chris Reykdal visits language immersion classrooms at Spokane's Libby Center. Click for more
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Veterans Day 2019
11/07/2019
Honoring our veterans ... students at East Farms STEAM Magnet School salute veterans with community concert. Click for more
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Dr. Tina Boogren
11/06/2019
Acclaimed author and educator Dr. Tina Boogren returned to NEWESD Nov. 2 for a regional workshop. Click for more
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Classified Employee of the Year
10/30/2019
Who will succeed Pullman's Robin Hendrickson as regional Classified Employee of the Year? Click for more
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Lakeside named National Banner School
10/29/2019
Lakeside High School named a National Banner School for commitment to inclusion & Special Olympics. Click for more
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LaCrosse graduate
10/21/2019
LaCrosse graduate rises to elite level in national FFA circles. Click for more
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Student discipline
10/11/2019
Spokane attorney Paul Clay discusses student discipline procedures with local administrators. Click for more
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Juvenile justice
10/09/2019
Educators and administrators representing juvenile justice gather at NEWESD 101. Click for more
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MLSD mental health services
10/07/2019
Medical Lake student services director offers innovative approach to mental health care. Click for more
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Positive Behavioral Supports
10/04/2019
Coming November 1: Enroll now in Positive Behavioral Supports training for early learning providers. Click for more
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Threat assessment training
10/03/2019
Medical Lake School District among those taking pro-active steps to keep kids safe. Click for more
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Davenport earns national Blue Ribbon award
09/30/2019
Congratulations to the Davenport School District; winner of a 2019 national Blue Ribbon School award. Click for more
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STCU presents grant to NEWESD 101 teacher
09/30/2019
NEWESD 101 ECEAP Assistant Teacher Nicole Ricard, center, receives $250 back-to-school grant from STCU. Click for more
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Eric Dickson honored
09/24/2019
And the Oscar goes to ... NEWESD 101's Eric Dickson. OK, it's not an Oscar, but it does resemble one. Click for the real story
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Student Support photo
09/20/2019
At your service ... NEWESD 101's Center for Student Support Services. Director: Dr. Mona Griffin. Click for more
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Orchard Prairie
09/16/2019
How does a school observe 125 years of continuous operation? In Orchard Prairie, they throw a party. Click for more
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JDC group photo
09/13/2019
Meet the team ... NEWESD 101's Center for Juvenile Detention School Services. Director: Larry Gardner. Click for more
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Fall 2019 Focus newsletter
09/12/2019
See it now ... Fall 2019 Focus newsletter. Issue includes Teacher of the Year profile and more. Click for complete edition
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Center for Special Education Services
09/09/2019
Meet the team ... NEWESD 101's Center for Special Education Services. Director: Dr. Connie Kliewer. Click for more
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Early Childhood photo
09/04/2019
At your service ... Introducing NEWESD 101's 2019-20 Center for Early Childhood Services. Director: Sandra Szambelan. Click for more
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All Staff meeting
08/22/2019
NEWESD 101 annual All Staff meeting includes a special activity in partnership with United Way. Click for more
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Too many cooks don't spoil the broth
08/20/2019
Do too many cooks don't spoil the broth? No, they make it better. Click for story on work of NEWESD 101 Nutrition Cooperative
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NEWESD 101 and AmeriCorps have jobs
08/13/2019
NEWESD 101 and AmeriCorps have jobs. Four positions now available. Click for details
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Threat assessment training
08/09/2019
Half-day training to focus on youth risk factors and site-based protocols. Click for details
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Senators visit NEWESD 101
07/30/2019
Three state senators visit NEWESD 101 for discussion with regional education leaders. Click for details
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Davenport 1st in nation
07/10/2019
They will remember the Alamo ... Davenport HS team earns national leadership honors. Click for story
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Aspiring superintendents
07/09/2019
Aspiring Superintendents Academy ... Applications invited June 30 - September 9. Click for details
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2020 Teacher of the Year is named
07/03/2019
Analisa McCann, teacher at Broadway Elementary, Central Valley School District, named Teacher of the Year Click for story
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Changes coming to clock hours
06/21/2019
Changes coming to clock hours. New system debuts in July. Click for more
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diplomas
06/11/2019
Caps and gowns, blankets and roses. At Inchelium High School, graduation carries special traditions
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Farewell to friends and colleagues
06/07/2019
NEWESD 101 says goodbye to friends and colleagues Heidi Danaher, Dan Fuller and Pam O'Connor
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Kettle Falls
05/20/2019
The Kettle Falls School District invites candidates for Superintendent of Schools. Application deadline: June 3. Click for more
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Space station
05/15/2019
From 240 miles above the earth ... to Spokane. Students receive a live lesson from space. Click for story and photos
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Autism series
05/07/2019
Returning in July ... UW Autism Center and NEWESD 101 bring four-part autism series to Spokane. Click for details
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Classified Employee
04/26/2019
Meet the region's Classified Employee of the Year. Under Robin Hendrickson, reading is magic at Pullman's Franklin Elementary
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50-year video
04/22/2019
Fifty years of Washington ESDs. See this video, recognizing all nine ESDs, as they celebrate a half-century of service
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Childhood trauma
04/19/2019
A full house gathers at NEWESD 101 for an "Our Kids: Our business" presentation on childhood trauma. Click for details
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Public records training
04/17/2019
Public schools & public records: Learn the challenges & responsibilities in a free workshop May 29 in Spokane. Click for details
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State science
04/09/2019
UPDATED ... regional students collect additional honors in state science/engineering competition. Click for more
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Apollo challenge
04/04/2019
Deadline extended to April 15 for 5th-12th grade robotics challenge commemorating Apollo 11 50th anniversary. Click for more
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Riverside MS honor
03/29/2019
Riverside Middle School named Project Lead the Way national Distinguished School. Click for more
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Science fair
03/25/2019
Meet the winners ... middle and high school students receive science, engineering honors. Click for more
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Art show winners 2019
03/22/2019
Grace Thompson of Mt. Spokane High School among first-place winners in 2019 regional high school art show. See gallery
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Go Zags
03/21/2019
NEWESD employees gathered Thursday for their annual Go Zags photo, kicking off the NCAA men's & women's basketball tourneys
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EWU coach inspires students
03/12/2019
How do you energize a leadership conference for 120 middle school students? Simple. Bring in Aaron Best, head football coach at EWU.
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MTSS
03/07/2019
Mark your calendars ... Multi-Tiered System of Support. Eastern Washington conference, May 6-7 in Spokane. Click for more
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Now available: Spring 2019 Focus newsletter
03/04/2019
NEW: Spring 2019 edition of NEWESD 101 Focus newsletter. Click to see copy
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See the region's new National Board Certified Teachers
02/27/2019
Westwood Middle School teachers among 150 earning or renewing National Board certification. Click for details
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Lakeside wins regional Knowledge Bowl
02/26/2019
Congratulations to Lakeside High School ... newly crowned champion at the regional Knowledge Bowl competition. Click for details
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Talbott Center dedication
02/21/2019
NEWESD 101 officially opens Talbott Event Center. Click for photos from February 21 ceremony
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Regional wrestlers return triumphant
02/18/2019
Charlie Harrington of Liberty was among the regional athletes capturing state titles at Mat Classic XXXI in Tacoma. Click for details
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Dinner and dialogue: Discussion on early learning
02/14/2019
A community conversation about early learning ... March 5, 5-7:30 p.m. at NEWESD 101. Click for details
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Access2experience: Speakers & mentors offered
02/13/2019
Access2experience is a digital platform connecting educators with industry professionals excited to share their knowledge with students. Click for details
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Job fair coming to STA Plaza
02/11/2019
Next Generation Zone: 4th Annual Job Fair, February 28 at STA Plaza. Click for details
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Confronting hate: Workshop slated
01/31/2019
Confronting hate in schools and social media. NEWESD 101 hosting important workshop March 7. Click for details
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Student art on display
01/29/2019
High school art show ... Mark your calendars: Art on display at Talbott Event Center, February 11 to March 21, 2019.
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Liberty and Republic seeks superintendent candidates
01/25/2019
Two local districts -- Liberty and Republic -- invite candidates for superintendent positions. Click for details
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Page Keeley coming to NEWESD 101
01/24/2019
Coming to NEWESD 101 March 9 ... acclaimed author and science educator Page Keeley. Click for details
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Phil Champlin
01/23/2019
Meet NEWESD 101's newest Board member ... Phil Champlin, executive director of the HUB Sports Center.
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Republic seeks superintendent candidates
01/18/2019
The Republic School District seeks a full-time superintendent for the 2019-20 school year
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Liberty supt opening
01/15/2019
Liberty School District invites applicants for superintendent/K-8 principal position
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