Ballard High School http://kplu.org en Hundreds of high school students ditch school to protest state budget cuts http://kplu.org/post/hundreds-high-school-students-ditch-school-protest-state-budget-cuts <p>Hundreds of high school students are rallying at the University of Washington in protest of cuts to education. They walked out of their classrooms this afternoon and marched or rode buses to the University District.&nbsp;</p><p>Students from at least five high schools, including Ingraham and Nathan Hale - and even a few students from Tacoma - have banded together for the protest.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 14 Dec 2011 22:01:15 +0000 Charla Bear 3458 at http://kplu.org Hundreds of high school students ditch school to protest state budget cuts Space shuttle blasts off with Ballard High School experiment http://kplu.org/post/space-shuttle-blasts-ballard-high-school-experiment <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-969089.mp3</p><p>The Space Shuttle Endeavor is headed to the International Space Station after a successful launch. On board is an <a href="http://ssep.ncesse.org/communities/community-directory/community-profiles-and-local-partners-ssep-on-sts-134/#seattle">experiment conducted by students in Seattle</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>A team from Ballard High School is cultivating E. Coli in space to see how it compares to bacteria on Earth.</p> Tue, 17 May 2011 00:00:46 +0000 Charla Bear 1609 at http://kplu.org Space shuttle blasts off with Ballard High School experiment Following Aristotle: Ballard High's storytellers http://kplu.org/post/following-aristotle-ballard-highs-storytellers <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-934881.mp3</p><p>In a time when films like <i>Jackass 3-D</i> and the <i>Saw</i> horror sequels are tops at the box office, some young Seattle filmmakers are winning awards for bucking popular trends. &nbsp;A Ballard High School program is turning out talented film students whose work is&nbsp;inspired<strong> </strong>by an ancient model. &nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 15 Nov 2010 06:15:04 +0000 Gary Davis 141 at http://kplu.org Following Aristotle: Ballard High's storytellers