OPB | March 09, 2016
Oregon has the fourth lowest graduation rate in the country, but Woodburn High has exceeded the state average by double digits for two years in a row.
OPB | Nov. 24, 2015
Smaller school districts are trying to find ways to attract new teachers in a job market where not enough candidates are applying to fill positions.
OPB | Nov. 03, 2015
Parents with kids in Portland Public Schools are reacting to proposals aimed at balancing enrollment and increasing equity across the district.
OPB | Sept. 23, 2015
For the past three years, the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 has been phasing in stricter nutritional standards for federally funded school lunch programs.
OPB | Sept. 22, 2015
Kelso teachers voted to defy a court order that would have sent them back to work today.
OPB | Sept. 18, 2015
Standardized test results released Thursday show persistent disparities among Oregon students based on income and race.
OPB | Sept. 08, 2015
Portland Public Schools is in the process of redrawing the district's boundary lines, which could dramatically alter demographics at some schools.
OPB | Aug. 26, 2015
Three Lakes High School operates within the only correctional facility for girls in the state.
OPB | Aug. 24, 2015
Administrators hope that a year-round calendar will boost students' academic performance by keeping them engaged throughout the year.
OPB | 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 | Aug. 12, 2015
How are Oregon returning veterans using the GI bill to go to school?
OPB | Aug. 06, 2015
The legislature nearly quadrupled the amount of money available for schools to buy locally grown and processed food this year.
OPB | June 24, 2015
Beverly Summerhill recently retired after a long career as a school bus driver for the Ridgefield School District in Washington.
OPB | June 18, 2015
A program in eastern Oregon offers high school students a chance to earn college credits, and educators in other parts of the state are attempting to replicate the program.
OPB | June 15, 2015
Portland's Black Baccalaureate program is back after a six-year hiatus. A group of local community organizations put together the event to empower black students.
OPB | June 03, 2015
Over ten years ago, Portland Public Schools shut down nearly twenty schools due to low enrollment. Now enrollment is up, and PPS must find a way to avoid overcrowding.
OPB | May 12, 2015
On May 19, voters will weigh in on school board elections, bond measures, and public safety funding.
OPB | May 06, 2015
Teachers across Washington have been going on one-day strikes to protest a lack of education funding.