IMESD News/Press

What Parents Need to Know About Ebola and Enterovirus

Release Date: 
10/24/2014

As you are likely aware, the Ebola virus and the recent outbreak of the Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) have been major topics throughout the county. The IMESD understands that parents may have questions about these health issues, and the U.S. Department of Education, Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Oregon Health Authority have provided a number of informational resources to share with you.

The Promise of Oregon

Release Date: 
10/17/2014

The Promise of Oregon has released its teaser! Students from across Oregon participated in this project. The film crew spent a day last spring within our districts. More students from our region will be featured in the full-length video, to be released in November.

“The Promise of Oregon” is a public education support campaign based on two defining principles: Today’s students are Oregon’s greatest natural resource. Accordingly, we as Oregonians must invest in our public schools so the next generation can reach its potential. Join us – our state’s future depends on it!

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October is National PT Month

Release Date: 
10/7/2014

October recognizes how physical therapists help transform society by restoring and improving motion in people’s lives.  In the educational setting our physical therapists help children from birth to age 21 add function and quality to their lives as part of the team.

A special Thank You to our Physical Therapists, we appreciate all you do!