Southeast Seattle Education Coalition

200 African American and Black Men Welcome Students at South Shore K-8

Lakas Cayabyab Dapiaoen, a South Shore K-8 kindergartner, is high-fived on his way to school by Fire Chief Scoggins. This morning at South Shore K-8 200 men of African descent welcomed and “high-fived” students as they entered the school for National African-American Parent Involvement Day. A wonderful way to start a school day and to … Read more…

Rainier Beach Wins Ethics Bowl Award

Congratulations to the eight Rainier Beach High School students who participated in the third annual Washington State High School Ethics Bowl! On Saturday, 30 January, eight Rainier Beach High School students participated in the Washington State High School Ethics Bowl at the University of Washington. The two teams did spectacularly in the qualifying rounds: one team came out … Read more…

Updates: Parent/Caregiver Survey Project

At the end of 2015, Southeast Seattle Education Coalition (SESEC) and several partner organizations and schools collected parent/caregiver surveys to learn what is working well and where we can improve on fostering relationships between families and schools. East African Community Services implementing the survey. When we started the SESEC survey project we asked the design … Read more…