Hack for Portland Schools Saturday!

May 31, 2012

This Saturday something remarkable is going to take place here in PDX with Hack for Portland’s Schools, where teams of coders, designers and UI geeks will try to use the might of technology to connect Portland’s public schools with neighborhoods and businesses. Coming out of a Good Ideas for Cities event that took place in February and a  Wieden + Kennedy presentation about their idea for how to make Portlanders more invested in their local public schools, this event will try to offer tangible solutions to a difficult problem.  Details and more info after the jump… (more…)

The Boeing Boys

May 25, 2012

It’s a Tuesday morning at Schoolhouse Supplies and that means the Boeing Boys are in the house and the building is alive with the sounds of carts being pulled, hammers tapping and supplies being sorted and stacked. The Boeing Boys,… Read more »