Oregon Department of Education
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We hope to keep supporting your work and create a space for tools and resources, but also reflect on the essence of the “why” of our work. Our Equity team is committed to look for evidence and research-based practices that will enhance your teaching practices.

Markisha Smith eMail - Director
Phone: (503) 947-5669

Education Equity Unit

Oregon Equity Plan, 11-12-15


HB 3499 EL Outcome Improvement Advisory Group

African American/Black Student Success Plan Advisory Group

Associated Topics

Miscellaneous ODE Links


  • Victoria Garcia Email    (503) 947-5601
    Equity Unit - Administrative Specialist
  • Cynthia Garton Email    (503) 947-5696
    Equity Unit - Administrative Specialist