Issue-based Opportunities

Finance

  • Rainy Day Fund: Stand for Children and others are advocating this session for the creation of a robust Rainy Day Fund to support schools during economic downturns. Learn More: http://www.stand.org/or/stablefunding

Accountability

  • Chalkboard, along with a number of stakeholders, recently released a report by Education First Consulting on best practices in accountability systems. Read the report.

Quality

  • Libraries of Eastern Oregon, with funds from the Chalkboard Project, provides free live tutoring to anyone with a library card. If you live in Eastern Oregon, grab the children in your life and check it out! http://www.librariesofeasternoregon.org/leo-learns/