Seven in 10 Latino high school graduates in the 2012 class went to college, according to a report.
OPB | May 16, 2013 5:10 p.m.
Dozens of union members and college students rallied at Portland State University Thursday over allegations about working conditions at a hotel the university owns.
OPB | May 13, 2013 3:31 p.m.
Backers of a $55 million proposal to improve Oregon's classroom instruction faced questions from legislators this Monday.
OPB | May 13, 2013 5:10 p.m.
The Portland school district’s program for exceptional students will add more students, as it moves next fall to a new home.
OPB | May 17, 2013 5:18 p.m.
The odds can be as bad as one-in-ten to transfer into high-demand Portland Public Schools according to this year’s lottery results.
OPB | May 17, 2013 10:41 a.m.
Portland State University is rolling out $2.3 million in grants for new academic programs and approaches solicited from hundreds of faculty members.
NPR | May 16, 2013 7:18 a.m.
The hire of Julie Hermann comes weeks after turmoil engulfed its athletics department.
NPR | May 15, 2013 5:52 p.m.
Los Angeles will relax its truancy penalties and instead focus on the reasons kids skip school.
NPR | May 15, 2013 5:50 p.m.
Those cases accounted for nearly half of California's 700,000 suspensions last year.
NPR | May 15, 2013 noon
A blogger who criticizes "predatory" journals is threatened with a $1 billion lawsuit.
OPB | May 14, 2013 1:45 p.m.
Oregon has one of the few arts programs in the country initiated by the late classical music giant, Leonard Bernstein. His son visited the program Tuesday.
OPB | May 13, 2013 5:31 p.m.
Portland leaders say they reached a deal Monday with the city’s school districts on how to manage the legal uncertainty surrounding a new arts tax.
NPR | May 13, 2013 8:57 a.m.
According to a new report, historically black colleges and universities are attracting more Asian and Latino students than ever before. Host Michel Martin discusses that and other findings with the report's author, Marybeth Gasman, and Morgan State University President, David Wilson.
NPR | May 13, 2013 8:34 a.m.
We asked economists what they would say if they were giving a commencement address this spring.