Doing the same thing year after year – arguing about two sets of budget numbers, and citing ‘best practices,’ and shaking our heads when state graduation rates remain in the bottom five nationally – won’t do it anymore. 22 more words
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Legislators plan to waste precious time and money touring the state to learn what is already well-known.
The Joint Committee on Student Success will seek answers to the state’s abysmal high school graduation rate with a year-long tour starting after this year’s short legislative session ends March 11. 41 more words
Fixing gaps in Oregon’s education system and reversing the state’s third-worst-in-the nation graduation rate is now the responsibility of 13 legislators.
Parents, as you read, please keep in mind that the numbers your child’s school put out may not be an honest reflection of learning. Educators, please speak out if this is a problem in your school; you are not alone in this boat. 843 more words