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Monthly archive for April 2016

Paths to professionalism

Paths to professionalism

Paths to professionalism CTE industry partners help boost youth resumés Spring has always been a season for new beginnings. This year is a great example for a Sutherlin High graduate and a Roseburg High senior who are preparing for new careers with job skills honed through two local

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Investigate our world during STEAM Month

Investigate our world during STEAM Month

Investigate our world during STEAM Month Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub highlights STEM disciplines in May Astrophysicist, author and speaker Neil deGrasse Tyson has been inspiring people of all ages for decades about the wonders of science. His common-sense comments on the subject are so numerous that they’d fill

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Be the caring adult in the life of a child you know

Be the caring adult in the life of a child you know

Be the caring adult in the life of a child you know Studies show children reap biggest benefits from multiple adult relationships across a variety of environments By Gwen Soderberg-Chase   Educators – and parents – have long known that positive interaction with adults is a crucial component

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Professional development, week of March 28

Professional development, week of March 28 Here’s a great resource for teachers and other educators on the lookout for workshops, trainings and other professional development opportunities in the region. Go to http://www.douglasesd.k12.or.us/announcementnews/583 to see what’s happening in April and beyond.   Among the upcoming local opportunities are two

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