Engaged minds make learning fun
What holds a child's interest? New studies explore the power of interest and recognize that a child will continue to learn if the subject is engaging.
Entering Bend's High Lakes Elementary School, it may look like nothing has changed: the arch over the entrance has the same gold lettering and trees shade either side. Students, however, have probably noticed one small difference: the presence of a secure lobby, one of 12 Bend-La Pine schools to receive the system thus far.
Little Bird Explores Bend!
Little Bird is an adventurous soul.
Check out these global education fun facts!
The City Montessori School in Lucknow, India, is the largest school in the world in terms of number of students, with more than 32,000 in attendance.
A blink of an eye and summer is gone.
A child's school years are vital to their life-long success.
Summit Medical Group Oregon - BMC Pediatrics
Q: My son has diarrhea quite often and sometimes complains of a stomach ache.
Young musicians get a chance to live the dream
I have come to a quiet residential street near the edge of southeast Bend on a warm summer night to witness the future of rock 'n' roll.
What do you need to know?
The American Academy of Pediatrics, along with most physicians, recommends an annual well child check for all kids.
Welcome to Gramma Rose's keeper of peepers
Peter, a friendly Patagonia cavy, sniffs and greets us, while checking out the van.
Camp Fire Central Oregon is partnering with Workshops with Purpose to pilot a new program for Central Oregon teens and adults focused on increasing global awareness, building tolerance and creating a community of empathetic leaders.
A strong history predicts future success for vital parenting program
The high school was packed.
Bend-La Pine Schools bus driver
For 13 years, Michele has been the friendly smile behind the wheel of the big yellow school bus.
Itsy bitsy all consuming fear of spiders
My son is sasquatchian.
Brenda Ferns lives in Bend and is a mother to five children including Levi—her 14-year-old trans son.