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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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STEAM Extravaganza a hit

STEAM Extravaganza a hit STEAM Extravaganza 2018 draws hundreds hungry for STEAM learning They came. They saw. They learned. Hundreds of youngsters, teens and parents steadily flowed onto the Umpqua Community College campus for this year’s second annual STEAM Extravaganza. And with dozens of creative educational activities to

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The art of listening

The art of listening Art show spreads message of prevention and highlights youth voice Children and teens are used to being the ones told to listen. Listen to your teacher. Listen to your parents. Listen to your mentors. And while adults seek only to help guide youth through

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A stream of fields

A stream of fields

A stream of fields UCC hosts evening for career-minded students If career ideas are like seedlings, then Umpqua Community College became a giant nursery on Feb. 7 for the 11th annual Explore Event. Students of all ages, along with their teachers and family members, took their time rotating

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