students

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

Students and suicide

In Oregon, academic pressures, existential fears help explain rising rates of suicide, mental health conditions (Oregonian, 9/8/2019)

Youth suicide intervention and prevention plan annual report (annual) Oregon Health Authority, Health Systems Division

Youth suicide intervention and prevention plan, 2016-2020 (2015) Oregon Health Authority, Health Systems Division