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  • Photo of Yvonne Ryans and Joyce Harris
    October 2, 2014
    Joyce Harris Moves to Community Engagement Role; Yvonne Ryans Takes Over as EAC Director With the arrival of autumn, change is in the air at Education Northwest. Joyce Harris , who has served as the...
  • Portrait of Kendra Hughes
    June 24, 2014
    When bullying occurs, it’s often the perpetrator who gets the attention. When Education Northwest’s Kendra Hughes provides support to schools and districts on preventing harassment and bullying, she...
  • Portrait of Joyce Harris
    January 22, 2014
    In early January, the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Justice released a school discipline guidance package to help states, districts, and schools enhance school climate and...
  • Sad looking student staring off in to space, while other students converse in the background
    September 11, 2013
    Currently no federal laws directly address bullying. However, under civil rights laws, schools that receive federal funds are required to respond to discriminatory harassment: situations where a...
  • 28th annual Pacific Educational Conference logo
    July 12, 2013
    Education Northwest’s work to improve equity, STEM education, and student writing will be prominently featured July 16–19, 2013, at the 28th annual Pacific Educational Conference—the premiere...
  • group of students at the forum on harrassment and bullying
    April 10, 2013
    When it comes to confronting bullying and harassment in schools, students have the power. That was the message behind a forum for students from across the Portland metropolitan area, sponsored by the...