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Douglas County Partners for Student Success is committed to helping our communities move to collective action through a common agenda, mutually reinforcing activities, continuous communication and shared measurements of success. Our latest news will be posted here.

AVID learners

AVID learners

Yoncalla implements new program to help students succeed Yoncalla School District has implemented an innovative program this school year aimed at engaging students and better preparing them for life after graduation. Using Measure 98 funding allocated for career and college readiness programs, the district has introduced AVID, or

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Career Connected Learning is all about partnerships

Career Connected Learning is all about partnerships

Career Connected Learning is all about partnerships School district, industry partnerships key to connecting students with jobs * This is Part 1 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. Look for

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‘Growing our own’

'Growing our own'

‘Growing our own’ Manufacturing Month a chance to highlight opportunities Preparing our youth for a purposeful and successful future has always been the goal of educators and parents. Our local economy requires that employers can find employees well prepared to carry out job responsibilities and vibrant communities are

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Guiding youth

Guiding youth

Guiding youth AmeriCorps members join DCPSS to help set students on paths to bright futures For the two new AmeriCorps members hosted by Douglas County Partners for Student Success this school year, the motivation to help young students prepare for their futures has been shaped by personal experience.

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