Here’s what TVW will cover this week:
Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 7 & 10 p.m.: On “The Impact” this week: See the innovative ways schools are working to keep young teachers from burning out and quitting after their first year. Plus, meet a group hoping to be among the first to open a charter school in Washington. Guests include Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn and Joshua Halsey, Executive Director of the Washington Charter School Commission.
Thursday, Dec. 5 at 7 & 10 p.m.: On “Inside Olympia” this week, host Austin Jenkins interviews business and labor leaders about transportation funding and other issues expected to be debated during the 2014 legislative session. Washington State Labor Council AFL-CIO President Jeff Johnson and Association of Washington Business President Don Brunell are guests on the show.
Friday, Dec. 6 at noon: The Slade Gorton International Policy Center and the William D. Ruckelshaus Center are hosting a forum in Seattle titled “Statesmanship & Public Policy: Are Collaborative Solutions Possible in Today’s Political Environment?” Speakers include former Congressman Norm Dicks, former Gov. Dan Evans, former U.S. Senator Slade Gorton and William Ruckelshaus. Watch the live webcast here.
Friday at 2 p.m.: The Climate Legislative and Executive Workgroup is meeting to hear proposals from workgroup members on how to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. A final report from the group is due in late December. TVW will air the meeting live on television and webcast it here.