Teachers tell KGW they have been documenting their temperature gauge for the past week and have seen it reach 83 to 87 degrees inside the classroom.

Source: Portland schools without AC reach 80 degrees inside classrooms | kgw.com

Hmmmm … Gosh, I’m so old, I remember growing up in northern California and most all of my classrooms – elementary, junior high or high school – did not have air conditioning. We did have windows that could be opened. We survived. And the “hot season” in California was a LOT longer than in Portland. But whatever … I thought this news report was funny.