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  • Summer Institute around the corner
    Summer Institute around the corner
    Summer Institute around the corner Educators invited to register for STEAM seminars Registration is now open for this year’s STEAM Summer Institute, a series of professional development workshops geared toward teachers who want to integrate STEAM education into their classrooms. Sessions, presented by the Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub...
  • Empowering Options through the Trades
    Empowering Options through the Trades
    Empowering options Douglas County students find inspiration at Tradeswomen’s Career Fair Making students aware of the many possibilities that await them after high school graduation is a top goal of Douglas County Partners for Student Success as we strive to open doors for them to succeed. While the...
  • Using nature to nurture
    Using nature to nurture
    Using nature to nurture For Eastwood fifth-graders, STEAM is a natural fit Asking students to read about rain forests or steelhead migration is all well and good, but at Eastwood Elementary School in Roseburg, teachers can make their lesson plans really come to life. Fifth-grade teacher Camron Pope,...
  • Roseburg High School graduates take the field.
    Back on track
    Back on track New RHS summer school program focuses on important transition toward graduation  Educators strive throughout their careers to steer students toward success, to praise those who are exceeding expectations and push them to new heights. But it’s just as important, if not more so, to give...
  • STEAM Extravaganza a hit
    STEAM Extravaganza a hit
    STEAM Extravaganza a hit STEAM Extravaganza 2018 draws hundreds hungry for STEAM learning They came. They saw. They learned. Hundreds of youngsters, teens and parents steadily flowed onto the Umpqua Community College campus for this year’s second annual STEAM Extravaganza. And with dozens of creative educational activities to...
  • Summertime is STEAM/CTE time
    Summertime is STEAM/CTE time
    Summertime is STEAM/CTE time Summer is the perfect time to learn and develop STEAM skills Summer is almost here, and that means long, warm days with the kids at home. Luckily, Douglas County’s education world offers dozens of ways to get youth out of the house and having...
  • STEAM Hub a natural fit for new director
    STEAM Hub a natural fit for new director
    STEAM Hub a natural fit for new director New STEAM Hub director ready to cultivate learning in Douglas County With more than 20 years of experience as a STEM teacher and scientist, our new Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub director is ready to launch local efforts to expand students’...
  • Partners' Post April 2018
    Partners’ Post April 2018
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Sign up for the STEAM Institute

Douglas County teachers are invited to take part in these sessions intended to help educators incorporate STEAM learning into their classrooms. You can now register for the summer STEAM Institute by clicking HERE. For more information, click HERE.

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Events

  1. Summer Observatory Programs

    August 26 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM