Parents | Education | Environment | TeachersKCTS9/EarthFix | Sept. 20, 2016 5:30 p.m. | Seattle
The nation’s first forest kindergarten opened on an island in Puget Sound. A new program is testing whether the outdoor school idea could make early childhood education more accessible and affordable.
A work group report out Wednesday finds Smarter Balanced is a "valid" exam, but needs support, if students are to reach achievement goals.
The Portland school board decided in late July to delay a proposed $750 million bond, likely until May. A push from students and parents failed to convince board members to reconsider.
Water | News | Teachers | Environment | Election | local | Science | Politics | Pacific Ocean | Education | ParentsOPB | Sept. 2, 2016 10:52 a.m. | Portland
The Seaside School Board unanimously approved a bond measure Thursday to build a new campus outside the tsunami zone.
Interim superintendent Bob McKean wasn't outside of a Portland Public Schools building Monday, as Oregon's largest school district waited for his school administrator license to be renewed.
With school set to start, the state's fifth largest school district reaches a tentative deal with the teachers' union.
Board members point to the absence of district leadership, remaining questions about what the bond should include and the crowded fall ballot as reasons to postpone the PPS bond until May 2017.