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Carried away with coding

Carried away with coding Douglas County students participate in Hour of Code event Many Douglas County students explored the world of computer coding in December as part of the worldwide Hour of Code initiative. Interactive coding tutorials with kid-friendly themes like Star Wars, Minecraft, Dance Party and Dr.

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Peer inspiration

Peer inspiration Sutherlin High School FFA members bring leadership lessons to middle school Sutherlin Middle School students took a break from standard PE activities recently and instead received some valuable lessons intended to serve them far beyond their time in the gymnasium. At the ring of each bell

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Setting sail: CCL coordinator works to inspire students

Setting sail: CCL coordinator works to inspire students

Setting sail CCL coordinator works to inspire students There’s a 22-foot damaged Catalina sailboat sitting out back at Phoenix School of Roseburg, parked on a rusty trailer near the school’s trades and gardening worksites. A travel trailer or RV may soon join the lot. Someone else’s junk, it

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The right fit: SHS grad finds employment through CTE program

The right fit: SHS grad finds employment through CTE program

The right fit SHS grad finds employment through CTE program * This is Part 2 of a two-part series looking at how Douglas County schools and industry leaders are working together to guide students toward successful careers in manufacturing. Find Part 1 at www.dcpss.org. If Sutherlin High School

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