A Bend-La Pine School District committee presented a report on projected enrollment to the school board last week. It does not say when the new schools should open, but predicts the years in which the district will be over capacity and where the demand will be highest.
Health | Education | News | Teachers | Lead In The WaterOPB | June 2, 2016 2:31 a.m.
For the second time in two days, Portland Public Schools Superintendent Carole Smith met with parents to discuss lead found above EPA standards in the sinks and faucets at their children's school.
Education | Environment | local | News | Health | Water | Teachers | Lead In The WaterThe Columbian | June 1, 2016 8:44 a.m.
Two water sources in the Camas School District tested positively for elevated levels of lead, and two other sources are close to the trigger/action level set by the state, according to the district’s test numbers.
OPB has been following students in the Class of 2025 since they were kindergarteners. Now they're in third grade and that means taking state tests for the first time.
The Battle Ground Public Schools board voted Monday night to approve a new two-year contract with teachers.
An Idaho lawmaking panel is considering a last-minute proposal that would increase the pay for high school instructors who teach occupational classes.
Education | Environment | local | News | Health | Water | Teachers | Lead In The WaterStatesman Journal | March 20, 2016 9:22 a.m.
Ten Oregon schools have exceeded regulatory limits for lead in drinking water over the past four years, according to data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. That’s nearly a quarter of the public water systems statewide — all flagged for high lead levels.
Technology | Education | Science | Business | NW Life | Teachers | Animals | News | Economy | Health | Politics | Nation | localOPB | March 3, 2016 3:45 p.m. | Portland
The U.S. Department of Agriculture confirmed Thursday it’s investigating the treatment of research monkeys at Oregon Health And Science University.