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Summertime is STEAM/CTE time

Summertime is STEAM/CTE time Summer is the perfect time to learn and develop STEAM skills Summer is almost here, and that means long, warm days with the kids at home. Luckily, Douglas County’s education world offers dozens of ways to get youth out of the house and having


STEAM Hub a natural fit for new director

STEAM Hub a natural fit for new director New STEAM Hub director ready to cultivate learning in Douglas County With more than 20 years of experience as a STEM teacher and scientist, our new Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub director is ready to launch local efforts to expand students’


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


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