There are a lot of very good ideas here that address the variety of issues that today's schools face on a daily basis. But the core of all of these problems is money. What schools need is a viable way for them to rally the community around them to fulfill the unique needs of their children.

With the support of community organizations such as the Community Schools Collaboration and the White Center Community Development Association, we have developed Locany.com: a local search platform that allows you to help local schools fund their needs by booking appointments with local service providers. This is program that allows schools to take an issue to the community and empowers that community to effect real change. What could a community accomplish when it comes together over a shared goal?

 

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Nathan x about 4 years ago

Highline is getting plenty of funding, they just need to budget what they have better.

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Wa Sykes about 4 years ago

From my experience with the funding that is provided for HSD401, I would be unable to support the idea that we "just need to budget what we have better".

On a proactive note to increase funding - check out 

http://www.goodsearch.com

this is a search engine (Not Google!) that returns a portion of the revenue stream to any federally recognized non profit organization you select.  It may be only pennies per user, but it does add up.

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