Monthly Archives: January 2012

Learn About, Help Shape Efforts to Improve Student Learning and Education Attainment in Oregon

By |January 18th, 2012|

In his State of the State speech last Friday, Governor Kitzhaber eloquently described his efforts to improve education attainment and student achievement from birth through graduate school in Oregon.  Kitzhaber said that improving education should be a top priority because none of us should be willing to accept 65 percent high school graduation rates or the fact […]

What does the Oregon Business Plan mean to Central Oregon?

By |January 9th, 2012|

The economic forecast was optimistic, but sobering, as Oregon business and political leaders met in Portland, Ore. for the ninth annual business summit in December to discuss the Oregon Business Plan. “This is the ninth time we have gathered together to lay the groundwork for improving the business climate in Oregon and creating jobs,” said […]