Applicants sought for vacancy on Multnomah
Education Service District Board of Directors
May 22, 2017
The Multnomah ESD Board of Directors is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy (At Large Position #6) on the Board. Applicants must be residents within the Multnomah ESD boundaries which are approximately those of Multnomah County. To confirm residency in the MESD boundary area, contact the Multnomah County Elections Office, (503) 988-3720. Multnomah ESD is a regional education agency providing special education, school health services, alternative and outdoor education, technology and other support services to the eight public school districts in Multnomah County.
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on June 30, 2017. For more information contact the MESD Board Secretary, 503-257-1504; email at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can download application materials here (Notice) and here (application). Interview will be conducted at a Special Session meeting of the Board on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Public Notice of a Supplemental Budget Hearing
May 3, 2017
A public hearing on a proposed supplemental budget for the Multnomah Education Service District for the current fiscal year will be held at 11611 NE Ainsworth Circle, Portland, OR 97220 in the Board Room on the 16th day of May, 2017 at 6:30pm. The purpose of the hearing is to discuss the supplemental budget with interested persons. A copy of the supplemental budget document may be inspected or obtained in the Business Office at 11611 NE Ainsworth Circle, Portland, OR 97220 between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm.
You can view the Public Notice HERE.
MESD Milestones of Achievement Celebration
April 20th, 2017
Join us for the 2017 Milestones Celebration on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 3:45pm in the MESD Auditorium! Click HERE for more information.
Board Candidate Reception at MESD on April 18, 2017
On Tuesday, April 18th at 5:00 p.m. there will be a reception in the auditorium at the Ainsworth building for the MESD Board Candidates that have filed to run for the four Board positions up for election on May 16th. This is a casual opportunity for you to meet the candidates and ask them questions prior to the Board Regular Session meeting at 6:00 p.m.
2017 OEA Choice Trust School Employee Wellness Conference
Public Notice of upcoming MESD Budget Committee Meetings
March 27, 2017
Rigor and Relevance for Deeper Learning
March 7, 2017
Carol is associate director of the California Reading and Literature Project at UCLA and author of many professional books on teaching and learning in the literacy classroom.
This free presentation for educators is made possible through our partnership with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
Happy Classified Employee Appreciation Week!
Strategic Plan Video Update
"Literacy and Pursuit of Equity" event at MESD
Event Date: Thursday, March 23, 2017 • 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Multnomah ESD • 11611 NE Ainsworth Circle • Portland, Oregon
Women, Metals & Manufacturing
January 25, 2017
Riverside High School students joined students from five mid-valley high schools at the the second annual Women, Metals and Manufacturing Day at Linn Benton Community College on January 20, 2017.
The event is sponsored by the Albany Chamber of Commerce Pipeline to Jobs initiative, LBCC and local manufacturers to encourage women to explore training opportunities for careers in manufacturing and skilled trades.
Students attended two of five hands-on workshops in training programs offered by LBCC, including Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (CADD), Machine Tool Technology, Welding and Fabrication, Mechatronics Industrial Maintenance and Non-Destructive Testing.
OEA Choice Trust funding continued for MESD's Employee Wellness program!
January 18, 2017
Elana Emlen and Suzanne Briggs are the Employee Wellness Co-Coordinators and can be reached at email@example.com The Employee Wellness Committee will be researching and implementing more ways to make the program useful to all MESD employees, no matter where they work. The Committee meets on the first Thursday of each month 3:15-4:15, in person and by phone participation. (Pictured: OEA Choice Trust funding has helped pay for new exercise spaces at MESD, like this one!)
Math educators participate in workshop presented by Robert Kaplinsky
January 5, 2017
In responding to questions on an online feedback form, participants had the following to say: