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
Mr. Iñiguez was appointed by Governor Christine Gregoire as Executive Director of the Commission on Hispanic Affairs on June 2005, and reappointed by Governor Inslee on January 2013.Read More
Go, Girl, Go! - FREE event for all girls ages 6-18
May 30, 2015 09:00 AM / 03:00 PMWashington State Convention Center, SeattleCommunity Events / Workshop
Are you a girl who is curious about the world of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)? Come to Go, Girl, Go!, an all-female Q&A panel sponsored by FIRST, WashingtonFIRST Robotics, IEEE, and ICRA. This is your chance to speak and network with local and international female STEM professionals and learn more about the world of science and technology!
GIRLS WILL BE BROKEN OUT INTO GROUPS BASED ON THEIR AGE:
6-9 years of age
10-12 years of age
12-15 years of age
16-18 years of age
PRICE: Free for all girls (ages 6-19)! Please register for your free admission ticket. Parents should also register for a free ticket and plan to attend with their child.