Portland Public Schools

Slow Change For Portland Public Schools 1 Year After State Audit (OPB, 2/26/2020)

Oregon Department of Education, Portland Public Schools: ODE and PPS must do more to monitor spending and address systemic obstacles to student performance, particularly at struggling schools (2019) Oregon Audits Division

Student Success Act

This district has a million questions (Union Bulletin, 9/25/19)

Join in! Our students. Our success: the Student Success Act marks a turning point for education in Oregon [PDF] (2019) Oregon Department of Education

Student investment account planning guide for the 2019-20 school year [PDF] (2019) Oregon Department of Education

Student assessment results

Oregon schools deliver worst test scores in 5 years (Oregonian, 9/19/2019)

More Oregon Students Took State Exams In 2018-2019, But Passing Rates Are Down (OPB, 9/19/2019)

Oregon, Salem-Keizer schools see low scores, declines on 2018-19 state assessments (Statesman Journal, 9/19/2019)

Eugene, Springfield schools earn poor marks in state assessments (Register Guard, 9/20/2019)

Oregon statewide assessment results (annual) Oregon Department of Education

School librarians

Beyond books: School librarians now tasked with teaching technology, digital citizenship (Register Guard, 9/15/19)

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) five-year plan [PDF] (2018) State Library of Oregon, Library Support and Development Services

Oregon school library staffing, 1980-2017 [PDF] (2019) State Library of Oregon, Library Support and Development Services

Student Success Act

Beaverton already at work to prep for Student Success Act money (Beaverton Valley Times, 8/21/19)

Student Success Act [PDF] (2019) Oregon Department of Education

Student Success Act : student investment account [PDF] (2019) Oregon Department of Education

The Student Success Act : community planning and engagement [PDF] (2019) Oregon Office of the Governor