Migrant and Bilingual Education Programs
All children in Washington State have the right to a public education, grades kindergarten to 12, up through age 21. Students may qualify for additional support through the Migrant or Bilingual Education Programs if: A language other than English is spoken at home. The family has recently moved for agriculture or fishing work.
Watch this video to learn about the rich history of the Washington State Commission on Hispanic Affairs.
LATINOS: The Changing Face of Washington
This is the teaser for the one hour KCTS 9 documentary that examines the history of Latinos in Washington state, their dramatic population growth and the impact in politics, education, immigration and entrepreneurship in the state.
Become an advocate for Washington's Hispanic Communities Your tax deductible contribution will support our advocacy work in the following areas:
- CHA's Spanish Language Outreach Radio Program, "Conozca su Gobierno con Uriel Iñiguez
- Washington State Latino/Hispanic Assessment Report
- Leading Change Through Advocacy
Alliance Northwest is the largest business-to-government conference in the Pacific Northwest. This event features keynote speakers, high quality workshops, and matchmaking sessions with government agencies and prime contractors.
March 7, 2015 07:45 AM / 05:15 PMBenton Public Utilities DistrictWorkshop/Training
Child care provider training planned for March 7
Training in Education Advocacy for Spanish-speaking childcare providers will take place
Saturday, March 7, at the Benton Public Utilities District in Kennewick.
Kennewick – Training in Education Advocacy for Spanish-speaking childcare providers, hosted by the League of Education Voters (LEV) Foundation, will take place Saturday, March 6, at the Benton Public Utilities District Auditorium (2721 W 10th Avenue) in Kennewick.
There will be two training sessions: 7:45am-noon and 1:00pm-5:15pm. More than 150 participants are expected to attend.
The League of Education Voters (LEV) is a non-partisan, nonprofit organization made up of parents, students, and leaders who believe in a quality education from cradle to career. LEV is the only Washington-based organization working to improve public education from early learning through higher education. We shape the debate, build powerful coalitions, and grow the grassroots to achieve meaningful reform and ample, equitable, and stable resources for education. educationvoters.org