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Monthly archive for March 2016

Grant powers CTE/STEAM summer camps

Grant powers CTE/STEAM summer camps

Grant powers CTE/STEAM summer camps   Spring break brought good news to Douglas County educators and students, as the Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub was awarded a $198,060 grant for CTE/STEAM summer camps. Funding is available for two summers. Details are pending on sites and curriculum, but all camps

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New STEAM hubs expand outreach

New STEAM hubs expand outreach

  New STEAM hubs expand outreach  Five more hubs added to statewide list; boosting opportunities At Douglas County Partners for Student Success, part of our mission is to help inform educators of various professional opportunities, not just in our county, but statewide. Many of those are connected to

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Ed Tech Summit set for April 15

Ed Tech Summit set for April 15

Ed Tech Summit set for April 15 Register now for workshop at Southern Oregon University Innovation is a hallmark of the sixth annual Ed Tech Summit, which showcases best practices for integrating technology into schools and classrooms. Presented by Southern Oregon University and the Southern Oregon Education Service

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Parent Toolkit: No assembly required

Parent Toolkit: No assembly required

Parent Toolkit: No assembly required   Consult this handy, grade-by-grade aid to your child’s education   And what, you may ask, is a Parent Toolkit? Well, it isn’t a DIY guide to building a mother or father stand-in. It’s better! This new resource from NBC News’s Education Nation helps

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