Two new reports in October 2010 trace the Oregon Small School Initiative’s development, and its measurable impact on student achievement. Examine ECONorthwest’s findings here and E3’s program overview here.
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Registration is now open for the May 11 Oregon Small Schools Leadership Institute in Ashland, Oregon. We sincerely hope you will join us at the Ashland Springs Hotel for this opportunity to network with one another, hear about small school successes in Oregon from principals, teachers and students, learn about best practices in our very own small schools, and engage in a panel discussion with statewide policy experts. In addition, we are thrilled that Linda Nathan, headmaster of the Boston Arts Academy and author of The Hardest Questions Aren’t On The Test, will be our keynote speaker, and will be with us throughout the day. The institute will conclude at 3:00, and will be followed by a hosted reception.
Principals, teacher leaders, district administrators, and school board members are welcome and encouraged to attend. The registration link is It includes information about the institute and the hotel. Please forward this invitation to leaders in your school community, such as school board members, who you think might be interested in attending this institute.