Governor Supports Local Education Effort

MEDFORD, Ore. — Students file into a kindergarten classroom at Medford’s Kids Unlimited, as the teacher prepares to give a quick oral quiz. She slowly rotates a globe in front of the class as she as asks questions on their most recent curriculum, day and night cycles. “What causes nighttime as the earth spins?” asks … Continue reading »

School Report Cards Released

MEDFORD, Ore. — The state has released its re-designed report cards for Oregon’s public schools and districts. The new report cards track focus on student performance and student growth. State officials say the goal of the new system is to reward schools that help all students improve, not just give good grades to those with … Continue reading »

New College Program KCC

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Some new programs are being offered at Klamath County Community College this fall. These programs include a culinary arts and accounting degree, certificates for web design in marketing, and a commercial truck driving class will be added to the diesel technology program. There are a limited number of seats for the … Continue reading »

Superintendent Candidates Tour Schools

ASHLAND, Ore. — Finalists to replace retiring Ashland School District Superintendent Juli Di Chiro toured several schools in the district on Friday. “It’s clear that the community of Ashland and the school district here value education at a very high level and they actually value diversity of opportunities for students,” said Jay Hummel. Both candidates … Continue reading »