Education

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Learning to Read (or not) in Portland

Airs at: Sun, 07/13/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
To comply with the "No Child Left Behind" program, Portland Schools have adopted a corporate produced one-size-fits-all, lockstep reading program called "Reading Street." Education professor Maika Yeigh talks with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about what's wrong with it and... Read more

Parenting in Europe and the US

Airs at: Sun, 06/22/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Professor Marcia Meyers is with the West Coast Poverty Center and has studied the vast differences between raising children in the US with almost no public support and being a parent in Europe where that support is strong.  She shares her conclusions in this conversation wi... Read more

Youth Radio Camp July 7-11! Deadline June 27th

KBOO Community Radio is proud to announce the 2008 KBOO Youth in Broadcast Journalism Summer Intensive. This program will be July 7-11, 2008 at KBOO Radio, 20 SE 8th Ave. in Portland. We also hope to do some reporting from City Hall and other locations around the city of P... Read more

Los Niños Cuentan.mp3

Airs at: Thu, 05/22/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Buscando America

KBOO Youth Interview with Terell Wilson from Youth Planner Program

Airs at: Tue, 05/27/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for The Underground
KBOO Youth Collective Member BreAna interviews Terell Wilson from Youth Planner Program Read more

KBOO Youth - Africa House Kids

Airs at: Tue, 05/27/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for The Underground
The Youth at Africa House do a Vox Pop on what Stereotypes Americans have of Africa.   Read more

Margaret Cho, Jason Mak from the DisOrient Film Festival, Dengue Fever and Sarita See

Airs at: Thu, 04/03/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for APA Compass
An edited version of our membership drive program. Liz Rogers caught up with Margaret Cho on tour with her new show Beautiful; Executive Director Jason Mak talks about the 2008 DisOrient Film Festival taking place in Eugene; Patti Duncan interviews Chom Nimol and Ethan Holt... Read more

Volunteer Mentor Training

The ASPIRE Mentoring Program needs volunteers for the summer. There is a free training/information session this Thursday at the NELA Center for Student Success,1500 NE Irving Street, Suite 135, PDX, 97232 (behind Benson High).The training will start at 11am and run no later... Read more

ASPIRE Mentoring Info Night @ NELA Center

ASPIRE is a free mentoring program for high school students. Join us for an evening of dessert and information on how you can get involved in our summer mentoring program. This event is open to students, parents, school staff, and community members. Thursday, May 29th from ... Read more

Locus Focus and the 1968 Columbia U Strike

Airs at: Tue, 04/29/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Locus Focus
Barbara Bernstein hosts. She has guests on who participated in the 1968 Columbia Strike Commemoration/reunion this past weekend. They include Ray Brown, now a New Jersey  lawyer and Kathie Knowles, a Eugene, Oregon bodyworker/healer. Read more