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No time like the present for plotting a future

No time like the present for plotting a future

No time like the present for plotting a future Research and exploratory steps onto a career path can position students for education, career success By Gwen Soderberg-Chase Choice. It’s something we as humans all want. Americans in particular regard choice as our birthright, given that this nation came

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Science as chaos: It’s a jungle out there

It’s a jungle out there The myth of the orderly scientific method hides the adventure of STEAM learning By Gwen Soderberg-Chase We humans like order. Even the most adventurous among us like to think there are some pillars of continuity in our lives, some reliable systems that give

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Setting sights on post-secondary education options

Setting sights on post-secondary education options

Setting sights on post-secondary education options Many pathways lead to successful careers, most need some further education after high school By Gwen Soderberg-Chase Part of our mission at Douglas County Partners for Student Success is to help put every county child on the path to success through these

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Deciphering S-T-E-A-M, what this means for today’s students

Deciphering S-T-E-A-M, what this means for today's students

Deciphering S-T-E-A-M What STEAM learning means for today’s students By Gwen Soderberg-Chase There’s good news for all Douglas County students with an interest for science and technology. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, jobs linked to those two disciplines, along with engineering and mathematics, are growing three

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