Education

Support KBOO's Fall Membership Drive! You can give online or mail us a check.


Progress so far: $59,800 of $80,000

 

 

Portland Public School Bond renewal would improve infrastructure and address equity for BIPOC students

Airs at: Mon, 10/19/2020 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  "I know that this is ... one of the measures on the ballot that puts equity front and center." Measure 26-215 would renew the Portland Public School Bond if it is passed this November. The tax is one that already exists to fund the school district, and the 'Yes' campaig... Read more

Universal Pre-school Now!

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Jan Haaken talks with Emily Golden-Fields, Olivia Pace, and Sahar Yarjani Muranovic about Universal Preschool Now!, a coalition that gathered over 32,000 signatures to put universal preschool on the ballot. The measure before voters now is 26-214, Preschool For All. The thr... Read more

Tuition-free preschool measure would prioritize equity in preparing kids for school

Airs at: Tue, 10/13/2020 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  A measure to bring tuition-free preschool to all three- and four-year-olds in Multnomah County is on the November ballot as Measure 26-214. This measure would prioritize kids from marginalized communities and give preschool teachers a living wage. The program would be f... Read more

Buscando America on 10/13/20

Airs at: Tue, 10/13/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
  En esta emisión hablamos con Fernanda y Salvador participantes de la Caravana Mesoamericana para el Buen Vivir de los Pueblos en Resistencia la cual  visitó 17 comunidades en 6 países mesoamericanos en 2015 y 2016.  Hablamos de la reciente publicación que lleva por títul... Read more

Indigenous People's Day

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Indigenous People’s Day: Lakota-Cheyenne organizer and Old Mole member Roben White speaks with Nimiipuu writer and educator Julian Ankney about pressing issues in Indian Country, including murdered and missing Indigenous women and men, access to education and health care. ... Read more

Kevin Kumashiro on Trump's Latest Attack on Education

Airs at: Mon, 09/21/2020 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for News In Depth
Kevin Kumashiro is former dean, University of San Francisco School of Education. His books include Teaching toward Democracy. On Constitution Day, Sept. 17th, 2020, Trump attacked the work of Howard Zinn, whose books include A People's History of the United States. Kumashir... Read more

Art Talk Bus Stop: Episode 8 with Rio Collier & Christian Osorio

Airs at: Wed, 09/23/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30pm
Produced for Art Talk Bus Stop
Art Talk Bus Stop is a serial 30-minute podcast produced by a group of students and educators based out of Reynolds High School in Troutdale, OR. Each month we interview with an artist, curator, musician, maker, or creative worker about their job. Students learn to research... Read more

Schools and the Pandemic

Airs at: Mon, 09/14/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick interviews Portland Association of Teachers President Elizabeth Thiel about reopening of schools. Read more

Lista de las escuelas, parques recreacionales, centros de salud y prisiones que cerraron el lunes 09-14-20

Airs at: Mon, 09/14/2020 at 12:15pm - 12:30pm
Produced for Noticias en español
Breve Informativo sobre el COVID-19 y de las últimas noticias locales, nacionales e internacionales sobre el COVID-19, relevantes para la comunidad latina de Oregon. Lista de las escuelas, parques recreacionales, centros de salud y prisiones que cerraron el lunes 14 de sep... Read more

Ep. 110 It Takes A Village To Transform

Airs at: Sat, 09/12/2020 at 12:00am - Wed, 09/30/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Village Vibes Podcast