OPB | Feb. 24, 2015
The Opportunity Grant is for very low-income college students to spend at the Oregon college or university of their choice. But its reach is limited.
OPB | Feb. 23, 2015
President Obama's goal of "free community college" has spurred a debate over how to help more people afford higher education.
OPB | Feb. 18, 2015
Dozens of Portland parents and teachers called on other parents Tuesday to say "no" to new standardized tests that are rolling out next month.
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High schoolers in Oregon and Washington who go on to four-year private colleges are more likely to graduate than similar students elsewhere.
Oregon public school enrollment rose by a fraction of a percent, but a number of districts are seeing much faster growth than that.
A national report this week put Oregon last among states for its 2013 high school graduation rate. On paper, Oregon's 2014 graduation rate went up a few points. What's happening on the ground is often a good news, bad news story.
OPB | Feb. 04, 2015
This multidisciplinary resource, produced by OPB, provides everything a middle school or high school teacher needs to begin using photographs to engage students in deeper understanding and learning of a range of subjects from history to biology.
The state of Oregon set a goal to have all of the class of 2025 graduate high school. OPB is following a group of kindergartners as they start their educational journey toward high school. In 2014, those students started second grade. These are some of their stories.
OPB | Sept. 11, 2014