Sponsored by Lane Powell

Salem-Keizer schools could lose funds

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Monday, July 02, 2012

The Salem-Keizer School District could lose its share of a $4 million grant to prevent teen pregnancy.

The district decided to remove Planned Parenthood instructors from a new health program after a Salem father complained.

Planned Parenthood received a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to offer Teen Outreach Program, an evidence-based program shown to reduce the risk of teen pregnancy, suspension and dropout.

As the district potentially backs away from a class proven to reduce teen pregnancy, it continues to be at the heart of one of the areas with the highest teen pregnancy rates in the state.

Read more at The Statesman Journal.

{biztweet}planned parenthood salem{/biztweet}

 

More Articles

Department of Self-Promotion

Linda Baker
Tuesday, August 04, 2015

061715-awards1Oregon Business wins journalism awards.


Read more...

Apartment Mania

Guest Blog
Thursday, June 18, 2015
4805983977 11466ce1d6 zBY BRAD HOULE | CFA

While most categories of commercial real estate have performed well, one of the most robust has been apartment buildings.


Read more...

Reader Input: Energy Overload

June 2015
Wednesday, July 15, 2015

We asked readers to weigh in on the fossil fuel-green energy equation.


Read more...

5 stats about Oregon fireworks

The Latest
Thursday, June 18, 2015
fireworksthumb001BY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Fireworks are a booming industry, even if the pyrotechnics have turned July 4th into a day fire marshals, and many residents, love to hate.


Read more...

Photo log: Murray's Pharmacy

The Latest
Friday, July 17, 2015
OBM-Heppner-Kaplan thumbBY JASON KAPLAN

Photographer Jason Kaplan takes a look at Murray's Pharmacy in Heppner.  The family owned business is run by John and Ann Murray, who were featured in our July/August cover story: 10 Innovators in Rural Health Care.


Read more...

The Private 150: From Strength to Strength

July/August 2015
Monday, July 13, 2015
BY KIM MOORE

Revenues in Oregon's private, for profit sector maintained solid growth as the economy continued to rebound.


Read more...

Downtime with Debra Ringold

July/August 2015
Monday, July 13, 2015
BY JACOB PALMER

Dean of the Atkinson Graduate School of Management, Willamette University


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS