school http://klcc.org en Oregon Department Of Education Awards Science And Technology Grants http://klcc.org/post/oregon-department-education-awards-science-and-technology-grants <p>The Oregon Department of Education wants to promote science, technology, engineering, and math, or "STEM" subjects. It has awarded $2.8 million to six 'learning hubs' around the state.</p><p></p><p>The Oregon Coast STEM Hub received the largest of the grants. Terry Crews is the project manager. She says Newport schools have had a partnership with marine science centers for about six years…</p><p>Crews: "With the intent of making Lincoln County School District students the most ocean-literate in the state, if not the country."</p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:10:43 +0000 Karen Richards 12239 at http://klcc.org Oregon Department Of Education Awards Science And Technology Grants Keeping a Routine: Homeless Kids Go to School http://klcc.org/post/keeping-routine-homeless-kids-go-school <p>Last year, more than 18 thousand Oregon students were homeless at some time during the school year.<br />The State Department of Education released its annual<a href="http://www.ode.state.or.us/news/announcements/announcement.aspx?ID=9484&amp;TypeID=5"> homeless count</a> of K-12 students last week. KLCC's Rachael McDonald met with a woman who's homeless and has 4 kids in school.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 15:47:02 +0000 Rachael McDonald 3778 at http://klcc.org Keeping a Routine: Homeless Kids Go to School