2018-19 Emerging Leaders Program Applications Are Open Now Through September 28, 2018.

2018-09-18T22:14:34+00:00 September 18th, 2018|Categories: PSLA|

Applications for the 2018-19 Emerging Leaders Program are being accepted now through September 28, 2018. The Emerging Leader program is a two-year program. Members of the Emerging Leaders Cohort Year One and Year Two participate in all aspects of the PSESD Leadership Academy in addition to the Emerging Leader cohort meetings The Emerging Leaders Cohort Year One [...]

Open Enrollment Begins Wednesday, August 29

2018-08-29T00:32:56+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Categories: Admin|

Attend a Benefits Fair! Open Enrollment for benefits for the upcoming year runs from 8/29/18 – 9/28/18. If you have questions, we encourage you to attend one of our Benefits Fairs - Wednesday, August 29 in Renton, or Tuesday, September 4 at ReLife in Puyallup. Questions can be directed to benefits@psesd.org. Thanks, Your Whole Health [...]

WA State School for the Blind “We Love Our School” Video

2018-08-28T23:38:44+00:00 August 28th, 2018|Categories: Admin|

(WSSB) We Love Our School from WaTech Productions on Vimeo. One of Washington Sensory Disabilities Services' partner schools, WA State School for the Blind, has created a wonderful video showcasing the impact we can make on students and families. As we transition to making everything accessible for all, this video reminds us of one of [...]

Air Quality Alert for Puget Sound Region Due to Wildfire Smoke

2018-08-21T00:32:47+00:00 August 21st, 2018|Categories: Admin|

JOINT PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 19, 2018 AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR PUGET SOUND REGION DUE TO WILDFIRE SMOKE This is an updated air quality alert for August 19, 2018, from the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency and the local health jurisdictions of King, Kitsap, Pierce, and Snohomish counties. Air pollution is increasing [...]

Welcome PSESD New Hires!

2018-08-15T17:47:46+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Categories: New Employees|Tags: , |

We are pleased to welcome our new employees here at the PSESD! From left to right: Back Row: Wendy Armour, Director, Learning Communities Foundation Brad Jones, Claims Attorney, Workers’ Compensation Trust Arthur Dennis III, Director of Dropout Intervention & Re-Engagement, LTFS Brad Brown, Executive Director, LTFS Front Row: Carrie Angle, Senior Applications Specialist, Workers’ Compensation [...]

Thank you, Braxton Kellogg!

2018-08-02T15:33:44+00:00 July 31st, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR|Tags: , |

Our dear Braxton Kellogg has decided to pursue a position with Seattle Public Schools, where he has always wanted to work, and will be leaving Puget Sound ESD.  We are so grateful to Braxton for his professionalism, leadership of and dedication to the 2018 All Staff Celebration, and support of government relations and agency marketing [...]

PSESD Learning Communities Foundation Hires Inaugural Director

2018-07-26T18:49:29+00:00 July 26th, 2018|Categories: New Employees|Tags: , , |

The PSESD Learning Communities Foundation is excited to announce the hiring of its first-ever Director, Wendy Armour.  With more than 15 years of experience in fundraising and board and staff development and stewardship, Wendy is passionate about helping to eliminate opportunity gaps and supporting success in school and in life for every child. From formulating [...]

Farewell and Good Luck to Communications Coordinator, Kasey High!

2018-07-18T15:31:12+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR|Tags: , |

After almost 10 years at the Puget Sound ESD, we bid farewell to our Communications Coordinator, Kasey High. Kasey's work has been invaluable to the PSESD (from his start in Facilities to his stellar work on the Communications team) and, while we are sad to see him go, we are excited for his new opportunity [...]

Welcome Our 2017-18 Leaders in Training (LIT) Interns to the PSESD!

2018-07-13T17:53:54+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Categories: Leaders in Training (LIT)|Tags: , , |

Please welcome our 2017-18 Leaders in Training (LIT) interns to PSESD! These fantastic 10th-12th graders are working with various departments in PSESD's Renton office through the summer, as well as in our Expanded Learning program and in Highline Public School's summer learning program. You will see students around the building--please introduce yourself and help them [...]