OPB | Broadcast: May 18, 2017
We spend the hour learning about the lives of two Oregon teachers.
OPB | Broadcast: May 6, 2015
Teachers across Washington have been going on one-day strikes to protest a lack of education funding.
OPB | Broadcast: March 19, 2015
THURSDAY: An advocacy group is pushing for legislation that would require dyslexia screening for young children and more training for teachers on how to engage kids who are dyslexic.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 3, 2014
WEDNESDAY: After negotiations with the University of Oregon administration failed, the Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation went on strike Tuesday for the first time in its 38 year history.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 4, 2014
TUESDAY: Michael Lindblad, from the Gresham-Barlow School District, was named Oregon's 2015 Teacher of the Year.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 2, 2014
TUESDAY: The district is starting the process of overhauling its transfer policies while at the same time redrawing neighborhood school boundaries.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 26, 2014
TUESDAY: A petition started by a Wilson High School teacher calls for Portland Public Schools superintendent Carole Smith to give the money from her 28 percent raise to needy students.
OPB | Broadcast: May 7, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Our EarthFix team looked into the environmental impacts and other costs associated with teaching and learning in temporary spaces.
OPB | Broadcast: May 1, 2014
THURSDAY: After being granted extra time to meet federal standards, a group of Oregon education professionals has drafted a new plan for how teachers are held accountable.
OPB | Broadcast: April 16, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A retired teacher and Portland School Board member cautions the district against focusing too heavily on the new Common Core Standards.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 21, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 19, 2014
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 | Broadcast: Feb. 14, 2014
FRIDAY: We'll find out how people in Medford are handling the teacher strike, as it enters its second week.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 6, 2014
THURSDAY: Portland teachers vote whether or not to approve a strike Wednesday night, while Medford schools could see a teacher strike Thursday.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 16, 2013
MONDAY: Looming cuts to public pensions and an improving economy are prompting more Oregonians to retire.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 19, 2013
TUESDAY: In Medford, teachers and administrators have reached an impasse, while negotiations drag on in Portland.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 4, 2013
MONDAY: Parents of Portland Public School students say the district's high school schedule violates state law by not providing enough hours of instruction.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 10, 2013
The way Oregon school districts assess student performance is changing.