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Oregon's Education Chief Shares Goals For The State


Rudy Crew is in the first week of his new job.  And his job is also a first for Oregon. Last month, Governor John Kitzhaber named Crew to be the state’s first chief education officer.

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Crew is in charge of re-shaping Oregon’s education system from pre-school through college — a system you’ll hear him refer to as “P - 20”.  A former head of New York City schools, he was a guest on OPB’s Think Out Loud this morning.

Host Dave Miller asked him how Oregonians should grade his performance.


Online: Think Out Loud Talks to Oregon’s First Education Officer

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