The site of last month's deadly school shooting in Troutdale is getting an overhaul.
NPR | July 28, 2014 11:05 a.m.
For Native students, getting ready for college can be thrilling, alienating, and downright infuriating.
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NPR | July 26, 2014 6:08 a.m.
A Dartmouth study suggests that fifth-graders are still "learning to read," not just "reading to learn."
OPB | July 21, 2014 12:06 a.m.
Portland Public Schools has fallen short of its minority hiring goals in every staffing category.
OPB | July 11, 2014 5:08 p.m.
Oregon schools were supposed to increase minority representation in the teaching ranks by 10 percent. Instead, the proportion has barely changed since 2012.
OPB | July 24, 2014 9:46 p.m.
More and more, education research says for students to succeed, they need a good foundation in their earliest years.
President, Photographer, Police Officer, Dad: What Kids In The Class Of 2025 Want To Be When They Grow Up
OPB | June 24, 2014 11:06 a.m.
Members of the Class of 2025 tell OPB what they want to be when they grow up.
NPR | July 07, 2014 7:01 a.m.
Lots of kids spend part of their vacation at summer school, but there is very little information about what works.
OPB | June 25, 2014 1:30 p.m.
In addition to four new episodes this season, Time Team America has an interactive website full of resources for parents, teachers and anyone interested in learning more about archaeology and the sciences that support it.
NPR | June 18, 2014 8:19 a.m.
The series uses simple language and fanciful adventures to introduce kids to literature, history and science. Author Mary Pope Osborne has visited some 1,800 schools, giving away her books to kids.
NPR | June 16, 2014 5:07 a.m.
Call it revenge of the nerds. Popularity at age 13 fades by age 22, a study finds. And kids who try to act cool in their early teens are more likely to have alcohol and relationship problems later.