Brad Avakian, commissioner of the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries, meets with Enterprise High School students — from left, Stefany Christman and Tiffanie George —late Monday morning. Avakian toured Enterprise, Joseph and Wallowa high schools to observe the status of their career technical education programs.
ENTERPRISE — Brad Avakian, commissioner of the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries, periodically deals with state issues around which sparks of controversy fly.
La Grande Middle School seventh-grader Bella Gulzow works on a problem in a LMS math class taught by Cindy Patrick. Math is one subject La Grande School District students were tested on in the new Smarter Balanced assessment test. (Tim Mustoe/The Observer)
The La Grande School District has a new tool for evaluating students.