Foundations for a Better Oregon/Chalkboard Project is seeking an Operations Associate to join our tight-knit team.
Foundations for a Better Oregon/Chalkboard Project is committed to examining the root causes of inequity for Oregon’s children and challenging the structures and forces that are causing unacceptable disparities across learning systems.
To this end, we strive to broaden notions about what data is important; improve the quality of, and expand access to, data; and ensure that communities are authentically engaged in the planning, collection, interpretation, and dissemination of findings.
Beyond the inherent stress of a public health crisis, Oregon families and communities are facing all kinds of extraordinary pressures while schools are closed. As the state and school districts step in to provide essential services, we hope you’ll share these strategies to help bring peace of mind to kids and families at home:
On an ordinary day, Oregonians risk forgetting how interconnected we are. But no matter how divided our state may sometimes feel, or how many miles separate our homes, these days remind us how closely our lives are bound together.
With only three out of 305 bills reaching the governor’s desk, no one can be pleased with the way the 2020 legislative session ended.
While political impasse grabbed headlines, Chalkboard Project’s team was meeting with state legislators in Salem, exploring opportunities to collaborate around educator workforce and data issues, and drawing policy connections between Oregon’s early learning, K-12, and post-secondary systems.