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The Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction is the state education agency for the State of Washington. The agency is bound by the Washington State Legislature to implement state laws regarding education, including the 1993 education reform act which mandated the controversial WASLstandards based assessment. State nickname: The Evergreen State Other U.S. States Capital Olympia Largest city Seattle Governor Christine Gregoire (D) Official languages None Area 184,824 kmÂ² (18th) - Land 172,587 kmÂ² - Water 12,237 kmÂ² (6. ... The Washington State Legislature is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Washington. ... The Washington Assessment of Student Learning (WASL) test is a standarized test used in the state of Washington. ... A standards based test is one based on the outcome-based education or performance-based education philosophy. ...
The current Superintendent of Public Instruction is Terry Bergeson. Teresa Terry Bergeson, an American politician, is currently serving as the Superintendent of Public Instruction of Washington state. ...
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