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Cooking up a career

Cooking up a career RHS culinary student finds inspiration, career guidance One of the goals of Douglas County Partners for Student Success is to show students the wide world of opportunity that awaits them after graduation. Tools like Career and Technical Education experiences and STEAM education allow us

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Extravaganza will be STEAM bonanza

Extravaganza will be STEAM bonanza

Extravaganza will be STEAM bonanza Event at UCC to offer fun-filled learning opportunities Members of Douglas County Partners for Student Success and the Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub have been brainstorming, collaborating and preparing to make this month’s STEAM Extravaganza at Umpqua Community College a smorgasbord of brain-tickling learning

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Connections close to home

Connections close to home

Connections close to home Students explore career possibilities at Con-Vey Keystone Travis Pritchett remembers back to when he was a student sitting in an algebra class, convinced he would never need to use the math skills he was learning. Now, as plant manager at Con-Vey Keystone in Roseburg,

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Creating transitions

Creating transitions

Creating transitions Program helps Camas Valley students prepare for life after graduation Note: Camas Valley is a partner school with Douglas County Partners for Student Success (DCPSS) working to expand Career Connected Learning (CCL) experiences for all students across Douglas County.  The goal is to establish a system

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