The Skanner News - Education Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:56:58 -0700 MYOB en-gb (The Skanner News) Teachers with Subconscious Bias Punish Blacks More Severely A Stanford University study finds teachers with subconscious bias punish black students more severely...

Education Sat, 02 May 2015 15:24:39 -0700
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New Orleans Closes All Public Schools Moves to Charter Schools White students attend the best charter schools; the worst serve African American students

Education Thu, 29 May 2014 21:11:50 -0700
Black-Led Mentoring Groups Cut Out of Funding for “My Brother’s Keeper” Feds create rules that require mentoring agencies to work in 45 states but Black-led groups are smaller 

Education Wed, 14 May 2014 20:09:50 -0700
Accusations Fly Amid School Dispute Investigation found "larger racial problem" at school 

Education Thu, 08 May 2014 17:14:56 -0700
WSU is One of 55 Colleges in Federal Sex Assault Investigation Watch: The White House has released a new video on preventing rape featuring Benicio del Toro, Daniel Craig and the president himself


Education Fri, 02 May 2014 19:11:25 -0700
Concordia University: Getting a College Education Pays Big Dividends.

A cornerstone of our northeast Portland neighborhood since 1905, Concordia is a private, Christian,  liberal arts university that welcomes students of every faith, culture, and background.

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Mt. Hood Community College

A world of possibility awaits you when you sign up for classes – in everything from Administrative Office Professional to Zoology.

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MHCC Hosts Statewide Auto Repair Contest

Vale High School students Logan Boyle and Cody Collins took first place in the 2013 Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills State Hands-on Competition

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Marylhurst University Students Have Many Options to Shape Iunique Programs that Match Their Personal

Marylhurst offers more than 50 accredited graduate and undergraduate degrees and professional certificate programs on campus and online

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Start Your Career at Clackamas Community College
CCC has one of the most active community college foundations in the state

You'll find transfer credit classes that help you work toward associate and bachelor degrees, as well as dozens of career and technical programs leading to jobs, work force services and adult basic education.

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As GED Changes Classes Offered to Help Everyone Finish in 2013

In 2014 the test is changing and any progress you have made on the test will be wiped out. Not only that, the new test will be a lot harder.

Education Thu, 30 May 2013 11:23:19 -0700
Leonard Fearn: VA Hospital Emergency Department Medical Administrator and Afge Local President

Leonard Fearn is a hospital administrator and the president of the American Federation of Government Employees Local 2157. He spoke with The Skanner News about why a career in government service is a good idea, and what his union does to give each member the best opportunities possible.

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Multimedia Training in North Portland
Learn Digital Video Production and Editing

Students learn to tell a story using the materials of television: basic storyboarding and scripting; conducting an interview in the field; learning the fundamentals of field lighting, audio, and camcorder operation; editing and the fundamental principals of journalism. Together they determine production topics, develop a plan, shoot, and edit a complete field segment to be aired on Portland Community TV

Education Tue, 02 Oct 2012 12:00:18 -0700
Inside the Industry: Turner Construction School for Construction Management
Ruby Jones

When awarding contracts, Jones says her company is looking for performance, above all else

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