Monthly Archives: August 2008

What Works for Talented and Gifted Students?

With Dr. Karen Rogers, author of Re-Forming Gifted Education: How Parents and Teachers Can Match the Program to the Child ( See cover to the right ). Dr. Karen Rogers will present the keynote address at the annual conference of … Continue reading

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Around the Sun

I’ve found a great source for free-to-inexpensive events ( and other tips ) for us here in Portland, Oregon: Around the Sun. They’ve managed to take one thing I really wanted to be able to do here on Portland Parents … Continue reading

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Green Sprouts Organic Baby and Family Festival

The ReDirect Guide announces the 3rd annual Green Sprouts Organic Baby and Family Festival Saturday, September 13th at Peninsula Park (700 N Rosa Parks Blvd) from 10AM -5PM. Green Sprouts is a community-inspired event that celebrates natural and healthy options … Continue reading

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PakNak for Bak to School

Where will your next PakNak go? The summer has been good for PakNak. They’ve decided to release “more loops,” the landing place for the velcro backing on a Paknak. They have new Paks made from recycled plastic, and they’ll soon … Continue reading

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