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.
As Oregon moves forward with implementation of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), COSA has partnered with the Educational Excellence Group to provide training that will support teachers and administrators by creating quality classroom assessments. The fall CCSS Regional Trainings...
The third year of the COSA-CUC Leadership Program began earlier this week, having had “an incredible two years. Several people in my cohort have expressed that they have never worked harder in their lives. It is the sort of training that is needed if our next school leaders are to build the capacity necessary to transform Oregon’s most struggling schools."
COSA is organizing a committee to advise on how to attract and assist former members of the military considering careers in education and education administration. The committee will hold its first meeting on August 22. It will be chaired by Dr. Fred Maiocco, Superintendent of Hermiston School District and a Brigadier General commanding the 85th Support Command and Assistant Division Commander for Support, 1st Army, Division West.