Seattle mayoral, City Council and School Board candidates focus on education in forum

Seattle mayoral, City Council and School Board candidates focus on education in forum

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In many of Seattle’s political races, education has gotten little attention, with debates and campaign promises focused on issues like the economy, affordable housing and transportation.

But Tuesday evening, education — and what those running plan to do to ensure equity for students of color — was the sole focus of a forum featuring the 12 candidates in the mayoral race, two City Council races and three School Board races.

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