Private, non-profit corporation conducting research, development, training, technical assistance and other services for schools and communities. Formerly known as Northwest Regional Education Laboratory.
Because the "what" of school improvement is well established, the focus of the EESC's School Improvement work is to support schools on "how" to improve. The Teaching Learning Connection (TLC) is Oregon's statewide framework that supports districts and schools in their effort to move from "good to great" and/or help make immediate and dramatic changes for Title I-A schools/districts that are in "needs improvement status" or restructuring.
The State of Oregon's public education system consists of public school districts and education service districts with their own respective governing bodies. The Oregon Legislature created the Oregon State Board of Education to set the educational policies and standards of Oregon’s state schools and community colleges. Its mission is to “consider the goals of modern education, the requirements of a sound, comprehensive curriculum best suited to the needs of the students and the public and any other factors consistent with the maintenance of a modern and efficient elementary and secondary school system and community college program”
The Organization for Educational Technology & Curriculum (OETC) is an incorporated not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to maximizing the value of educational technology to its members by working with software and hardware vendors to procure the most effective and appropriate technological resources at the lowest possible price.
Partnership among Oregon state agencies, school districts, and nonprofit nongovernmental organizations working to strengthen educational leadership to increase equitable outcomes and improve student achievement and success, so that all students will meet or exceed state standards in reading and math.
Oregon Public Broadcasting is the largest cultural and education institution in the region, delivering excellence in public broadcasting to 1.5 million people each week through television, radio and the Internet.
Professional association of the business managers of Oregon's public schools. Provides professional growth opportunities and strives for the highest standards of ethics, efficiency and economy in the business methods and practices for the members.
Statewide telecommunication project designed to assist in providing access to a statewide network and provide Web-based information, curriculum, resources, education standards and instructional support to Oregon educators. Disbanded in 2006.
The state student financial aid agency for Oregon. Formerly named Oregon State Scholarship Commission (OSSC), OSAC administers a variety of State of Oregon, Federal, and privately-funded student financial aid programs for the benefit of Oregonians attending institutions of postsecondary education.
This site is designed to support the work of the project, a collaborative initiative of the Oregon Department of Education and the statewide Education Enterprise Steering Committee. In these pages, you will find the information you need to keep up to date on the progress of the project, as well as news on data-related initiatives in Oregon and across the country.
Oregon’s leading voice for children - bringing together people from all walks of life - parents, grandparents, people who work with children, and others who care about the next generation - in order to make children a top political priority.
Issues teaching certificates, establishes rules for teacher and administrator certification, takes appropriate disciplinary action against educators and districts found to be in violation of Oregon statutes or performance standards...