Federal Way http://kplu.org en Volunteers recover thousands of shopping carts in Federal Way http://kplu.org/post/volunteers-recover-thousands-shopping-carts-federal-way <p>Stolen, abandoned shopping carts are an eyesore in many communities, but Federal Way has come up with a solution: the Cart Recovery Team.</p><p> Wed, 05 Oct 2011 20:51:25 +0000 Dave Meyer 2812 at http://kplu.org Volunteers recover thousands of shopping carts in Federal Way Who belongs in AP classes? In Federal Way, anyone who "meets standards" http://kplu.org/post/who-belongs-ap-classes-federal-way-anyone-who-meets-standards <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-962789.mp3</p><p>Across the country, schools are trying to get more students to take classes that prepare them for college. Some offer <a href="http://arkansasmatters.com/news-fulltext?nxd_id=396106">special tutoring programs</a>. Others just offer to <a href="http://www.salemnews.com/local/x422130150/Grant-triples-Peabody-teens-enrollment-in-AP-classes">pay students who do well</a>. School officials in Federal Way say the trouble with those strategies is - it leaves is up to students or teachers to decide who&rsquo;s sharp enough to take those classes.</p><p> Fri, 08 Apr 2011 15:40:15 +0000 Charla Bear 1155 at http://kplu.org Who belongs in AP classes? In Federal Way, anyone who "meets standards"