New Grant Aims to Improve Learning

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — After receiving a grant from the state, the first collaborative meeting between school District 9 teachers and administrators wrapped up on Monday, all with the focus on making educators even more effective. A $30,000 grant from the Oregon Department of Education has brought five teachers, five administrators and others from the … Continue reading »

District 9 Begins Proficiency Grading

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Some schools in the Rogue Valley are making a change to the way students are graded. School District 9 have switched to proficiency grading for the. In this system of scoring, students are shown how their performance measures up to the established standards. In the same way it allows the school … Continue reading »