News and Updates
Register today for 6th Annual MIYB Lunch
Registration is now open for our 6th Annual Make It Your Business lunch featuring keynote speaker. Haskins is Co-Director of the Center on Children and Families and Senior Fellow in the Economic Studies Program at the Brookings Institution.
We hope you can join us! Register today.
Thursday April 3, 2014 | 11:00 AM
Portland Art Museum
English Language Learning
Why doesn't English Language Learning have the same cachet as pre-K? New America's Conor P. Williams writes about why ELL hasn't fared nearly as well as pre-K.
President Obama's 2015 Budget Prioritizes Education Investments
The Obama administration continues to prioritize education in the 2015 budget released today by proposing key investments in education, including making quality preschool available for all four-year-olds.
Read Across America
On March 3, the National Education Association kicked off a week of reading across the nation with a Seussical celebration of Read Across America day.
OPB's Think Out Loud broadcasted a short panel discussion about Oregon's new Kindergarten Assessments. Guests were Stephanie Feeney, Jada Rupley, Steffen Saifer, and Rob Saxton.
When Even the Starting Line is Out of Reach
Nicholas Kristof writes in the New York Times about how untreated health issues and poverty impact school and life success for children.
10 Years of Championing Early Education
Watch the video below, which debuted at our 5th annual Make It Your Business event, to learn more about our accomplishments over the past ten years, and the progress of our Early Works initiative. (Video by Kate Raphael/Studio Kate)