The 2013 legislative session was dominated by efforts to invest in education. Check out our legislative scorecard to find out more about our top priorities and how legislators voted on key education policies.
Nine Stand members spent 25 hours in meetings with government officials, political advocates and civic leaders during December 2012 and January 2013 to develop a deeper understanding of the issues and trends with regard to school finances in Oregon.
More than 450 Oregonians attended one of our eight Fall 2011 Community Conversations focused on Oregon’s achievement gap and the challenges facing our educators today. Check out our presentations on these critically important topics:
One in ten Oregon students arrives at school speaking a language other than English. But only one in two of those youth are likely to graduate from high school. With this in mind, Stand for Children partnered nearly 20 organizations to study this issue. Check out the recommendations of this task force: