Posted on January 5, 2017
Module 1: The Basics, provides support for new staff and volunteers. Topics include CCLC history, core components of all CCLC programs, and grant requirements.
Module 2: Staff & Volunteer Guidance, covers roles and responsibilities, ongoing staff duties and responsibilities, and expectations to develop professionally.Read More
Posted on June 28, 2016
End of year celebrations are special times for both students and Staff. Klamath Falls captured some of these moments in a series of videos and have decided to share them.Read More
Posted on May 2, 2016
21st CCLC Spring Conference 2016: Every Student Thriving
The Research Institute (TRI), in partnership with the Oregon Department of Education
(ODE), hosted the 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC)
2016 Spring Conference on May 5th
and 6th. Representatives from 22 school
districts across Oregon attended this bi-annual conference, engaging in a variety of professional development
activities. Download conference materials.
Posted on February 15, 2016
Congratulations to all the staff and students at the Falls City FACES program. On February 5th, Senator Jeff Merkley spent time during his Town Hall meeting to recognize the efforts of the Falls City program. Merkley presented the program director, Amy Houghtaling, with a U,.S. flag that had flown over the Washington D.C. Capitol. Read more about the program in the Itemizer-Observer article.
Posted on February 2, 2016
The Oregon Agriculture in the Classroom is excited to announce our newest grant opportunity! Oregon Agriculture in the Classroom will award 10 grants to projects or programs in order to enhance knowledge of egg preparation and nutrition among Oregon middle and high school students grades 6th-12th. Each program receiving a grant will receive $200 to be used for the purchase of eggs or egg products (hard-boiled, liquid egg products, etc.) and costs related to purchasing supplies required to teach the egg-related lessons.
Posted on December 3, 2015
The Research Institute (TRI), in partnership with the Oregon Department of Education (ODE), hosted the 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) 2015 Fall Conference on November 19th and 20th. Over 230 individuals involved in offering quality afterschool care programs participated in the two-day conference at the Western Oregon University campus. Included in this number are program directors, site coordinators, and direct staff from the 97 21st CCLC sites across Oregon
Posted on November 3, 2015
November 19th and 20th
The Research Institute (TRI), in partnership with the Oregon Department of Education (ODE), is proud to host the 21st Century Community Learning Centers 2015 Fall Conference at Western Oregon University on November 19th and 20th.
Heidi Sipe, the keynote speaker at the 21st CCLC Fall Conference, will be honored as the 2016 Oregon Superintendent of the Year at the 2015 Oregon School Boards Association Convention this Saturday; at the 2016 OASE Winter Conference in Lincoln City in January; at the 2016 AASA National Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, in February; and at the 2016 COSA Annual Conference in Seaside in June.
Posted on May 31, 2015
The Oregon Department of Education (ODE), in partnership with TRI, brought together representatives from 22 school districts across Oregon who are participating in the 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) project. This conference, held May 28 and 29 at the Lane Community College Center for Meeting and Learning, focused on providing vision and support for participating programs.
The goal of this federally funded project is to improve the outcomes of students in before and after-school programs by providing academic enrichment in core academic areas such as reading, science, technology, engineering, arts, and math, in addition to services such as counseling, parent education, recreation, and drug and violence prevention. TRI has partnered with ODE to provide technical assistance, training, and web-based support for 21st CCLC programs throughout the state.