American Education Week

November 17-23, 2013

American Education Week—November 17-23, 2013—gives everyone a great opportunity to celebrate public education and honor people who make a difference in providing every child a quality education.

“Education Week has special meaning for Oregon this year,” said Betsy Miller-Jones, executive director of OSBA. “We need strong schools to ensure a bright economic future for Oregon.”

Miller-Jones called on her fellow education advocates to renew their commitment to that cause during American Education Week.

The weeklong celebration features a special observance each day of the week. They include: