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Thumbnail for - Get Smarter For Cheap at Portland’s Underground Grad School
Mar 4, 2015
BUDGET SMARTS
A new DIY school offers Portlanders a deep-dive on academic subjects at bargain prices.
Thumbnail for - Portland's Best Schools, Ranked and Rated
Jan 28, 2015
TOP SCHOOLS 2015
We compare 596 public and private schools around the Portland metro area to see how your child's education measures up.
Thumbnail for - Making a Case for Shop Class in the Twenty-First Century
Jan 27, 2015
TOP SCHOOLS 2015
Dan Ryan—CEO at All Hands Raised, the independent fundraising group for the city’s public education—talks vocational training for the real world.
Thumbnail for - Academic Success, Hunger Games-Style?
Jan 27, 2015
TOP SCHOOLS 2015
Trackers Earth, a radical homeschool program, teaches archery, blacksmithing, and survival with an "unschooling" philosophy.
Thumbnail for - How Hood River Students Help Run Their Super-Green School
Jan 27, 2015
TOP SCHOOLS 2015
An architectural lesson in earth science, where kids "eat their conservation vegetables before their solar cookies.”
Thumbnail for - The Portland Kitchen Cooks Up Success
May 15, 2014
A free after-school program provides underprivileged students the chance to gain vocational skills and healthy eating habits.
Thumbnail for - Portland's Top Schools 2014
Feb 3, 2014
FEATURE
Our annual report card for more than 600 public and private schools in Multnomah, Clackamas, Washington, and Clark Counties.
Thumbnail for - Q&A: Lincoln High School's Peyton Chapman
Sep 3, 2013
INTERVIEW
The veteran principal on youth culture, smartphones, and her own teenage misadventure
Thumbnail for - PDX Index: School Lunches
Sep 3, 2013
PDX INDEX
A by-the-numbers guide to what Portland Public School students are eating.
Thumbnail for - Trophy Case: The Best of Portland Design & Creativity in June
Jun 4, 2013
TROPHY CASE
June's best handmade stuff, from Bauhaus-inspired turbans to luxe woolen club covers
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