The Honorable Darleen Ortega has recently been named by Meyer Memorial Trust to serve on Foundations for a Better Oregon board. Darleen joined the MMT trustees in January 2016 and we will welcome her to the FBO board at the November meeting. The first woman of color and the only Hispanic woman to serve as a judge on the Oregon Court of Appeals, Darleen has served on a host of legal boards and committees, and on the boards of Open Adoption and Family Services, Northwest Health Foundation and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
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Governor Kate Brown and Republican candidate Bud Pierce don't agree on many things, but do agree with Chalkboard that highly effective teachers matter. Listen to their comments starting at 33:36. The League of Women Voters of Oregon and Oregon Public Broadcasting hosted a debate among candidates for Oregon governor on Thursday, Oct. 6, at Churchill High School in Eugene.
Chalkboard Project is listed as a 100 Best Nonprofit to work for in Oregon in Oregon Business Magazine's 2016 annual survey.
Educators across the state share how they are moving the needle by making systemic shifts to improve their practice, the culture in their schools and districts, and accelerate student achievement for all students. Read the full article.
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