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‘Check out’ STEAM learning

‘Check out’ STEAM learning Libraries join efforts to encourage STEAM thinking Youth were recently invited to “light up a turkey’s eyes” using copper tape, LED lights and batteries at the Riddle City Library. In Sutherlin, at the C. Giles Hunt Memorial Public Library, robot building blocks have appeared

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Eyes on the future

Eyes on the future WOW Week connects classrooms to industry It’s time to WOW students around Douglas County with upcoming virtual tours of local and regional businesses and organizations looking to spread the word on potential careers paths for students. Douglas County Partners for Student Success is partnering

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Solving with STEAM

Solving with STEAM Video contest invites students to think creatively about sustainability Students in Douglas County have the opportunity to compete and innovate with their peers around the globe in the World of 7 Billion video contest, which encourages the use of STEAM thinking to find solutions to

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Modern and meaningful

Modern and meaningful Partnerships celebrated during Manufacturing Month By Gwen Soderberg-Chase Each year, on the first Friday in October, we celebrate Manufacturing Day. Some industry leaders have expanded this celebration of modern manufacturing careers to last throughout October, and Douglas County Partners for Student Success followed that lead

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