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.
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.
OPB | April 02, 2014 12:35 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Portland residents are expected to pay a $35 per person arts tax by April 15.
OPB | March 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: We examine free speech issues raised by the ACLU after at least 20 public High School students were suspended for retweeting a rumor about a teacher.
OPB | March 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: Portland State University's full-time faculty voted overwhelming to approve a strike, which could begin in early April.
OPB | March 05, 2014 12:45 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Oregon has a few proposals on the table to make higher education affordable, but it's still unclear if any of them can make a dent in what students pay for college.
OPB | Feb. 24, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: A new assessment for students entering kindergarten has some state leaders concerned about results, and some critics questioning the content and method of the test itself.
OPB | Feb. 19, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: With a Portland Public School teacher strike averted, we'll get analysis of the deal and how it fits into other labor conflicts around the region and the country.
OPB | Feb. 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: Oregon Treasurer Ted Wheeler is pushing a bill that he says will save the state billions on its public pension system over the next 20 years.
OPB | Feb. 14, 2014 12:40 p.m.
FRIDAY: We'll find out how people in Medford are handling the teacher strike, as it enters its second week.
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