Tagged: School

Beaverton Schools Want iPads For All Students

OPB | April 24, 2014 12:15 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.

Putting The PPS Dispute In Context

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.

Exploring The Revenue Forecast And The State Budget

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

THURSDAY: The latest economic forecast shows more money for Portland schools, but not the overall funding boost lawmakers were hoping for.

Teacher Strike In Medford, Possibly Portland

OPB | Feb. 06, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: Portland teachers vote whether or not to approve a strike Wednesday night, while Medford schools could see a teacher strike Thursday.

Navigating Nut Allergies In The Classroom

OPB | Jan. 27, 2014 12:25 p.m.

MONDAY: What's the best way to protect kids with severe food allergies while they're in school?

How Close Are Portland Public School Teachers To Agreement...Or A Strike?

OPB | Jan. 21, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll talk with OPB education reporter Rob Manning to get the latest on the protracted labor dispute between teachers and the district.

Rebroadcast: Life At Crane Union School

OPB | Jan. 01, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: This New Year's Day, we're revisiting one of our favorite remote shows from 2013, at one of the few public boarding schools in the country.

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.

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