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Confirmed Candidates Running for Portland Public Schools Board - The Skanner

March 23, 2017 - 9:31am

Confirmed Candidates Running for Portland Public Schools Board
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Rita Moore: Portland Public Schools activist, advocate and parent; former university professor; policy analyst in the Office of Health Analytics of the Oregon Health Authority. Jamila Singleton Munson: Former teacher and principal for KIPP; current ...

Confirmed Candidates Running for Portland Public Schools Board - The Skanner

March 23, 2017 - 9:31am

Confirmed Candidates Running for Portland Public Schools Board
The Skanner
Rita Moore: Portland Public Schools activist, advocate and parent; former university professor; policy analyst in the Office of Health Analytics of the Oregon Health Authority. Jamila Singleton Munson: Former teacher and principal for KIPP; current ...

PPS looks at layoffs due to projected budget shortfall - kgw.com

March 21, 2017 - 9:26pm

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PPS looks at layoffs due to projected budget shortfall
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PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Public Schools principals will have to make some difficult decisions in the next couple of months as the school district faces a projected budget shortfall. Those decisions will likely include layoffs for many schools if the ...
PPS looks ahead to possible budget, staff cutsKOIN.com

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Portland superintendent finalist shows selective view of Atlanta work to vetting team - OregonLive.com

March 19, 2017 - 7:37am

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Portland superintendent finalist shows selective view of Atlanta work to vetting team
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ATLANTA -- It is hard to imagine a more glowing picture of Portland Public Schools' pick for superintendent than the one district officials saw on their visit to this Deep South capital intended as the final check for flaws. On a 24-hour vetting trip ...

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Portland Public Schools could face teacher layoffs for 2017-18 school year - KATU

March 17, 2017 - 6:29pm

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Portland Public Schools could face teacher layoffs for 2017-18 school year
KATU
PORTLAND, Ore. — Fifth-grader Devon Scott enjoys school but more than that he loves his teachers. “I like them; they are really nice. They take time with us, and I just think they have hard times, but they take care of it and they do as well as they ...

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$790 million Portland Public Schools bond could spell years of work for the trades - Nwlaborpress

March 16, 2017 - 12:18pm

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$790 million Portland Public Schools bond could spell years of work for the trades
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Portland Public Schools Board voted unanimously Feb. 28 to move forward with the largest construction bond request in Oregon history. If approved by voters May 16, the $790 million measure would fund system-wide upgrades for Oregon's biggest school ...

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Snow, ice wasted lots of food - Portland Tribune

March 16, 2017 - 1:07am

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Snow, ice wasted lots of food
Portland Tribune
Portland Public Schools had to throw out or donate $42,249 worth of school lunches and breakfasts as a result of the unusually frequent and intense snow and ice storms this year. The loss to the school district is permanent. The federal government ...

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Oregon Local News - Snow, ice wasted lots of food - Portland Tribune - Pamplin Media Group

March 16, 2017 - 1:07am

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Oregon Local News - Snow, ice wasted lots of food - Portland Tribune
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Snow, ice wasted lots of food, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.

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PPS Chair Says He Won't Seek Re-election After Single Term - OPB News

March 13, 2017 - 8:08am

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PPS Chair Says He Won't Seek Re-election After Single Term
OPB News
Portland Public Schools has been roiled by facility and organizational problems over the last year, as well as frequent disagreements among board members. Turmoil intensified a year ago, with the discovery of elevated levels of lead in school drinking ...
Nike exec, former Portland school board member to run againOregonLive.com
Julia Brim-Edwards Files To Run For Portland School BoardWillamette Week
PPS board race solidifiesPamplin Media Group

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