Is your mind more like a muscle that you can build? Or a machine that can only do certain things well? A new focus on mindsets is changing classrooms.
A couple hundred people gathered in downtown Portland Friday to protest the nomination of Betsy DeVos as U.S. Education Secretary.
local | News | Teachers | Education | Pacific Ocean | Nation | Family | Health | Animals | Science | NW LifeOPB | Dec. 26, 2016 midnight | Portland
Researchers at Oregon State University have developed a new kind of tracking device to gather information on whale behavior.
The underlying problem seems obvious: kids don't learn if they're not coming to school. A new “Chronic Absenteeism Report” responds to a law Oregon passed earlier this year.
Measure 98 would dedicate $147 million a year to high school programs. It would draw money from Oregon's general fund. Backers say there's plenty of money to do it, but others aren't so sure.
There’s a big gap between how good Americans think their child care is and what experts think. Only 13 percent of Oregon’s child care programs even participate in a rating system.
Racist messages to and from Oregon City High School students led to a planned walkout Thursday. School officials turned it into a private meeting.
News | Education | Teachers | local | NW Life | Class Of 2025: Follow Students From 1st Grade To GraduationOPB | Oct. 17, 2016 6 a.m. | Portland
Learn about Oregon's changing approach to dyslexia through one of the students in OPB's "Class of 2025."