North Seattle College names new president: North Seattle College has selected Warren Brown as its next president, the school announced Wednesday. Brown is executive vice president for instruction and student services at Seattle Central College and has 17 years of experience in the state’s community college system.
Report finds NY schools are most segregated in nation (AP): New York state has the most racially segregated school system the the U.S., according to a report from the Civil Rights Project at UCLA. Researchers say charter schools in New York City are among the least racially diverse of all.
Study ranks colleges according to return on investment (FiveThirtyEight): Technical universities and elite colleges top Payscale’s list of U.S. colleges with the best return on investment. The salary data company based the ranking on a 20 years’ worth of earnings, minus the cost of the degree and the average pay of a person with only a high-school diploma.
- Questions and answers about college union ruling (AP)
- Philadelphia schools to bypass seniority in the fall (The Philadelphia Inquirer)
- Tobacco sales to minors high for second straight year (KPLU)
- Teen who just learned CPR at school saves grandfather (The Spokesman-Review)