Michael Lindblad, an educator partner of the Department of Education, has been named Oregon's social studies teacher of the year.
Department of Education
MS, Kansas State University
BA, Benedictine College
Content-Area Vocabulary Development
Marcia Arganbright was director of teaching and learning and of credit options in Portland Public Schools for seven years. She spent 16 years as a teacher of Spanish, speech and drama at the secondary level. For nearly 20 years she has worked as a school and district administrator, including stints as an assistant principal and high school principal.
As a district administrator Marcia has been a program director for migrant summer school, Net School (an online alternative), career development, professional technical education, and K-12 curriculum and instruction, and credit options..