Student Built Viking House is For Sale

The student built Viking House is for sale, and can be toured now. Forest Grove High School students built the 2145 square foot model home.  It features three bedrooms, two baths, a den, and a large walk in pantry.  Custom cabinets were created by students in Arnulfo...

Learning Commons Spaces in School Libraries

Schools are rethinking how they use learning spaces, and that includes not only classrooms, but learning commons spaces in school libraries. At the Carver School library, students were playing an argument game.  And it was loud, as they had fun.  Student were assigned...

Dual Language Students Move Up Into Middle School

It’s nothing new to these kids, but as dual language students move up into middle school, their course work will be taught in two languages.  The experience of providing dual language instruction is new to the middle school, however. Whitson Elementary Fifth...

Kids Learning Math In A New Way

Putting their skills on display for parents, kids learning math in a new way confidentially team up and proudly show off how they work together to solve multiplication problems. Mark Pettyjohn’s fourth graders put on interactive lessons during their Math...

Parents Back In School With Their Kids For GED

An innovative high school teacher has found a way to get parents back to school with their kids for GED studies. Robin Clark has started a program with a simple premise and a life changing outcome. She allows parents of her students who do not have a high school...