Oregon's health insurance exchange has been struggling to sign up applicants. The state has asked people to submit paper applications, because of problems with its website.
NPR | Dec. 12, 2013 9:51 a.m.
Fittingly, perhaps, you can send it a text message.
NPR | Dec. 12, 2013 5:54 a.m.
Some of the best new digital apps are coming from the youngest tech innovators. Middle school students Xavier Manning and Ciara Chase created apps that make their community better: from improving garbage collection to finding missing teens. Guest host Celeste Headlee talk to the students and their guidance counselor Carletta Hurt.
OPB | Dec. 11, 2013 9:59 p.m.
Every school year brings some new faces and some old friends move away. As part of our Class of 2025 project we're looking at how changing schools affects students.
NPR | Dec. 11, 2013 9:30 a.m.
Tyson's chicken plant draws immigrants to Noel, Mo., but the town isn't prepared serve them.
NPR | Dec. 11, 2013 7:10 a.m.
In a poll, parents of girls were more likely to say schools aren't preparing students for work.
NPR | Dec. 10, 2013 7:45 a.m.
When it comes to report cards, most people think of grades like A, B, C or maybe F. But more and more parents around the country are seeing their kids come home with grades like E, M, IP or LP. It's part of a growing trend to make grades more reflective of the specific skills students have actually mastered, and its getting a boost from the move to Common Core standards.
NPR | Dec. 10, 2013 6:43 a.m.
An NPR poll finds that most elementary school kids have physical education just a day or two a week.
OPB | Dec. 09, 2013 12:56 p.m.
The cold snap continues to close or delays schools across the state. Portland Public Schools are open Tuesday, but buses are on snow routes.
The Daily Barometer | Dec. 05, 2013 2:36 a.m.
OSU officials hesitant about Obama’s proposed college rating metrics
OPB | Dec. 04, 2013 4:57 p.m.
University of Oregon doubled spending on competitive sports between 2005 and 2011, according to the Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics. Most came from sources like ticket sales and television revenue.