Education Shake-Up Starts in Earnest
Byline: Susan Palmer The Register-Guard
Gov. John Kitzhaber gave his newly convened education board its mission on Thursday, calling for an education czar to oversee all aspects of learning and outlining legislative proposals he wants crafted for consideration by state lawmakers, who begin a short session in February.
The Oregon Education Investment Board, which met on Thursday, is developing a job description for the chief education officer, who will supervise all the state-level education boards and their directors, from the the Early Childhood System director to the chancellor of the Oregon University System.
But that's assuming those governing bodies …
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Publication information: Article title: Education Shake-Up Starts in Earnest. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Register Guard (Eugene, OR). Publication date: December 2, 2011. Page number: B15. © Not available. COPYRIGHT 2011 Gale Group.
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