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Inslee gives briefing to reporters to ‘clarify’ his position on an A-to-F grading system for public school performance

Gov. Jay Inslee took steps to clarify his position on a school grading issue today. Giving public schools an A through F grade on performance was something he had backed as a candidate, backed away from last week and now seems to be supporting – if certain conditions are met to allow more nuance in the grading.

Pete Callaghan of the News Tribune wrote a column Sunday that carried a headline suggesting Inslee’s position deserved an F for fuzziness.  The Democratic governor gave a briefing today to clarify – telling three reporters covering the issue that  he would support

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