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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.

News Roundtable: February 21, 2014

OPB | Feb. 21, 2014 12:15 p.m.

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

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.

Medford Teacher Strike Continues

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.

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.

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.

Teacher Contract Negotiations In Medford And Portland

OPB | Nov. 19, 2013 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: In Medford, teachers and administrators have reached an impasse, while negotiations drag on in Portland.

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.

Grading Oregon Students

Sept. 10, 2013 12:30 p.m.

The way Oregon school districts assess student performance is changing.

Oregon's First Tea Crop Goes To Market

Sept. 05, 2013 12:40 p.m.

Tea may be about to join coffee, beer, wine and spirits as the Northwest's next homegrown beverage.

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