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Gov. Brown plans to name ‘education innovation officer’

A focus of the new education innovation officer position in her administration would be improving Oregon’s high school graduation rates, which are among the country’s lowest.

Education Department develops Common Core resources

The Oregon Department of Education (ODE) has developed handouts and other resources to help explain the Common Core State Standards and related testing to parents and other community members.

Did you miss the April 23 webinar on Smarter Balanced Assessments?

Listen to a recording of the April 23 webinar on the newest standardized tests.

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Governor taps school board members to help guide higher education

5/16/2012 - Gov. John Kitzhaber has appointed five locally-elected school board members to serve on the newly created Higher Education Coordinating Commission.

Gladstone School District wins national recognition from the American School Board Journal

4/04/2011 - The Center for Children and Families, which offers educational programs and social services, earns Magna Award honorable mention.