Whitney Grubbs, a leader with more than a decade of experience in education, public policy and cross-sector collaboration, has been named the executive director of the Chalkboard Project effective immediately.
The Educator Advancement Council represents the culmination of years of collaborative work among the state, school districts, educators, Chalkboard Project, and other key stakeholders to establish a comprehensive and seamless system to support educator excellence. Read more.
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The Chief Education Office has announced their Oregon Teacher Scholars Program. The Program offers $5,000 scholarships, for up to two years, for culturally or linguistically diverse teacher candidates. The scholarship is for use at a state-approved educator preparation provider. In addition to the scholarship, the program will provide recipients with mentoring, networking opportunities, and more. Applications are due February 28, 2018.
Meyer Memorial Trust has announced Michelle J. DePass as its new CEO. DePass is currently the dean of the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy and Tishman Professor of Environmental Policy and Management at The New School in New York. Michelle will join Meyer on April 30.
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— Governor Kate Brown