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Retirement Is Up Among Oregonians

OPB | Dec. 16, 2013 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Looming cuts to public pensions and an improving economy are prompting more Oregonians to retire.

Portland Parents File Complaint About Lack Of Teaching Time

OPB | Nov. 04, 2013 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Parents of Portland Public School students say the district's high school schedule violates state law by not providing enough hours of instruction.

Enrollment Is Changing In NE Portland Schools

Feb. 25, 2013 12:06 p.m.

OPB Reporter Rob Manning fills us in on potential changes to schools in NE Portland. 

Students Protest Standardized Test

Feb. 11, 2013 12:15 p.m.

Portland Public School students are waging a campaign to boycott a state-mandated standardized test.

Proposed Portland Arts Tax

June 26, 2012 9:06 a.m.

On Wednesday, the Portland City Council will vote on whether to refer a new citywide $35 income tax to the November ballot.

Closing the Young Women's Academy?

April 23, 2012 9:15 a.m.

A group of passionate parents says closing the state's only all-girls public school would be a big mistake.

The Future of Outdoor School

April 11, 2012 9:30 a.m.

Portland Public Schools may cut funding for Outdoor School, a traditional part of the sixth grade science curriculum. What would this mean for you?

Chronic Absences in Oregon Schools

Feb. 02, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Researchers have taken a look into chronic absence in Oregon schools.

Redesigning Portland Schools

April 28, 2010 9 a.m.

What would proposed changes in the Portland Public School district mean for you?

No Place to Call Home: Families

Sept. 24, 2009 9 a.m.

Our special series on homelessness, No Place to Call Home, begins with an exploration of homeless families.

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