Category Archives: News

New video debuts: What makes Oregon, Oregon?

A new video highlighting the need to adequately invest in Oregon’s K-12 public schools debuted here today. For too long, Oregon’s public schools have been underfunded. Ultimately that hurts all of us. This new video, using stunning videography of Oregon’s natural beauty and images from schools around the state, cements the ties between our sharedRead More

New ‘Promise Stories’ debut today on website

Over the last three years, the Promise of Oregon campaign has celebrated the accomplishments of our state’s public-school students through hundreds of Promise Kids statements that describe their aspirations. Starting today and over the next several weeks, a series of Promise Stories will delve deeper into how these students are using Oregon’s public schools asRead More

Oregon State Grange passes resolution to join “Promise” campaign

The Oregon State Grange recently passed a resolution in support of ‘The Promise of Oregon’ campaign, saying, “As an organization, the Grange has always supported education, and our delegates this year felt that we should lend our voice to the campaign to advocate for adequate and stable education funding, and of course to help celebrateRead More

New video debuts: Glencoe High robotics team

A new video highlighting Glencoe High School’s (Hillsboro School District) robotics team debuted here today. Team Shockwave from Glencoe High has ranked among the top teams in the Pacific Northwest and the nation. The video, which shows how students’ interest in robotics is leading them on career paths, can also be seen on YouTube here.Read More