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State Arbitrator Says Portland Schools Overstretched

A state arbitrator ruled this week that Portland Public Schools have overstretched the demands on teachers by requiring them to take on heavier student loads. The ruling says the City can't require any teacher to teach more than 180 students next year, and one third currently handle at least that much. That puts the school system in a bind as if figures out how to maintain course offerings while the education budget takes another hit and faces further staff reduction.

 

 

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