Randy Schild, Tillamook School District superintendent since 2001, has been named the 2015 Oregon Superintendent of the Year by the Oregon Association of School Executives (OASE) and the Confederation of Oregon School Administrators (COSA). This award automatically places Schild in the running for the National Superintendent of the Year Award from AASA.
The 34th annual Oregon School Law Conference -- presented through a partnership of COSA, OSBA and the University of Oregon -- is set for December 3-5 at the Eugene Hilton. The conference will feature keynote speaker Steve Novick, a Portland City Commissioner, and a number of pre-conference sessions, breakout sessions and small-group discussions
Fifteen incumbent representatives, six Democrats and nine Republicans, are not running for re-election. Control of neither chamber of the Legislature appears to be in doubt – Democrats will retain both. The question now is what the margin looks like.