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West Salem High School Sex Abuse Case Reverberates

OPB |Dec. 04, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: The Statesman Journal has been reporting on the case of the girls basketball coach who plead guilty to charges of sexual abuse of two students, and following up on the fallout from the case.

Discussing Proposed Changes to PPS Transfer Policy

OPB |Nov. 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll hear more about recommended changes to the transfer policy at Portland Public Schools from the district, parents, and the committee that made the recommendations.

Parents Object To New PPS Transfer Policy Proposal

OPB |Nov. 12, 2014 12:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Concerned parents attended a school board meeting on Monday night to comment on proposed changes to the transfer policy at Portland Public Schools.

High School Filmmaker Wins National Award

OPB |Nov. 11, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: A Clackamas High School student took home the award for best music video at the 2014 All American High School Film Festival.

Oregon Test Scores "Hold Steady" But Big Common Core Changes Loom

OPB |Sept. 10, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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.

Transfer Policy Changes Coming To Portland Public Schools

OPB |Sept. 02, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: The district is starting the process of overhauling its transfer policies while at the same time redrawing neighborhood school boundaries.

Schools Fail To Comply With Safety Drill Law

OPB |July 01, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: What are the consequences for Oregon schools that are not practicing state mandated safety drills?

News Roundtable: June 20, 2014

OPB |June 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Parental Responsibility When Kids Gain Access To Guns

OPB |June 17, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Should parents be held legally responsible when a minor accesses a parent's gun without permission?

Analyzing Media Coverage Of School Shootings

OPB |June 13, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll talk to Al Tompkins with the Poynter Institute about the issues reporters and editors face when covering school shootings.

News Roundtable: June 13, 2014

OPB |June 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

What We Know So Far About The Reynolds High Shooting

OPB |June 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A gunman opened fire at Reynolds High School on Tuesday morning. Fourteen-year-old Emilio Hoffman was killed.

Reactions To Reynolds High School Shooting

OPB |June 10, 2014 noon

TUESDAY: We will get updates on this morning's shooting at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, Oregon.

Journalism Is Alive And Well At Grant High School

OPB |May 20, 2014 12:25 p.m.

TUESDAY: Students who work on the monthly Grant Magazine say it's more like a job than a class, and that's what they love about it.

WA High Schooler Throws 194 Pitches In One Game

OPB |May 16, 2014 12:50 p.m.

FRIDAY: Rochester High School's coach has come under fire for not pulling the young pitcher out of the 15-inning game earlier.

Winning Lincoln High School Constitution Team Talks Civics

OPB |May 13, 2014 12:25 p.m.

TUESDAY: Members of Lincoln's Constitution team discuss civics education in light of a new poll suggesting Oregon voters are woefully lacking knowledge in the subject.

Primary Election Preview

OPB |May 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Jim Moore, Director of the Tom McCall Center for Policy Innovation at Pacific University, speaks about some of the races in the upcoming primary.

Beaverton Schools Want iPads For All Students

OPB |April 24, 2014 12:25 p.m.

THURSDAY: If Beaverton's school bond measure passes in May, the district will use some of the money to get a device into the hands of every one of its students.

Portland School Board Member Questions Common Core

OPB |April 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A retired teacher and Portland School Board member cautions the district against focusing too heavily on the new Common Core Standards.

Oregon's Smaller Universities Push For Independence

OPB |April 09, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Western Oregon University, Eastern Oregon University, Southern Oregon University, and the Oregon Institute of Technology are all pushing for independent governing boards.

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