OPB | July 20, 2017
Portland ITT Tech student Niesha Wright brought a lawsuit against Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in response to a rollback on regulations aimed at debt relief for some students of for-profit colleges.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 19, 2015
We talk to OPB education reporter Rob Manning about the report cards for Oregon schools and the changes the Portland district is planning for its boundary lines.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 26, 2015
Three Lakes High School operates within the only correctional facility for girls in the state.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 25, 2015
Portland Tribune reporter Peter Korn looks into aggressive recruitment of low-income students and other questionable practices at for-profit colleges.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 24, 2015
Administrators hope that a year-round calendar will boost students' academic performance by keeping them engaged throughout the year.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 18, 2015
The school in Brothers, Oregon, will reopen after a decade with one teacher and at least five students ranging from kindergarten to fifth grade.
OPB | Broadcast: March 30, 2015
TUESDAY: A bill in the Oregon Legislature would allow computer coding classes to be counted towards foreign language requirements for public school students.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 4, 2014
TUESDAY: Michael Lindblad, from the Gresham-Barlow School District, was named Oregon's 2015 Teacher of the Year.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 10, 2014
WEDNESDAY: School test scores are out today for the 2013-2014 school year. We'll talk about the results and what educators are anticipating next year with the Common Core changes.
OPB | Broadcast: July 1, 2014
TUESDAY: What are the consequences for Oregon schools that are not practicing state mandated safety drills?
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 18, 2013
MONDAY: A recent survey of Oregon technology industry executives indicates a growing concern over the quality of tech education at the state's universities.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 1, 2013
We'll talk with University of Oregon education professor, Yong Zhao, about how schools could be educating students to be creative and innovative thinkers.