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STEAM training gets off to rousing start

STEAM training gets off to rousing start First of three sessions has 30-plus participants enthused about teaching STEM subjects Spring-like weather made an appropriate backdrop March 7 to the first of three Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub training sessions at Umpqua Community College. The season of new beginnings is

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Partner Profiles: Roseburg Forest Products

Harvesting precision workers Douglas County’s largest private employer seeks stable, homegrown workforce by reaching into area schools Roseburg Forest Products didn’t survive the Great Recession by ignoring the need to change with the times. As social, political and economic forces reshaped the timber industry in recent decades, company

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Partner Profiles: Area Health Education Center

Filling the prescription for health care occupations Area Health Education Center of Southwest Oregon looks ahead to recruit young professionals now Shared goals are a great starting point for allies. Comparing the objectives of DCPSS with those of the Roseburg-based Area Health Education Center of Southwest Oregon demonstrates a

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Classes on Next Generation Science Standards

STEAM & Douglas ESD present classes on Next Generation Science Standards It’s full STEAM ahead for emerging leaders in science and technology education as they gather for professional development on three Saturdays over a three-month span at Umpqua Community College. These classes are available to all who work

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