This Week in PPS
This Week in PPS is a weekly podcast featuring news, events and interviews of interest to the greater Portland Public Schools community.
11/11/2009 | Download File - right click to download
"More than anything, people just want to feel like they're respected... If people felt more respected, they might have more sympathy for the district's ongoing financial difficulties." --Cheyne Cumming, teacher and PAT organizer
11/2/2009 | Download File - right click to download
"It is a civil rights violation of the worst kind in the city of Portland when based on race and zip code roughly 85% of white students to access to opportunity in rigorous college prep programs curriculum and resources compared to 27% of black students. We are a better state than this. We are a better city than this." --PPS Deputy Superintendent Charles Hopson
10/19/2009 | Download File - right click to download
This week in PPS,we mourn the passing of Terry Olson.
10/12/2009 | Download File - right click to download
Sheila WarrenA report from the PPS Parent Union kickoff weekend, with Sheila Warren, Stephanie Hunter, Ken Libby, Shalonda Menefee and more.
10/5/2009 | Download File - right click to download
Download audio, subscribe to the podcast, or listen here: This week in PPS, the school board and community get their first chance to really dig in to high school redesign, and the PPS Parent Union kicks off. But first, a review of last week’s news. On PPS Equity.org, Parent Polly Zagoney tells more of the story that [...]