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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.

How to STEAM

How to STEAM Be authentic! That’s the number one tip needed to encourage STEAM-thinking according to Nicholas Krissie, an award-winning science teacher at Lincoln Middle School in the Oakland School District. He encourages educators to bring their interests to the classroom. Because when a teacher is interested and

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Resource Lending Libarary

The Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub sits under the umbrella of DCPSS and offers an approach to teaching and lifelong learning that emphasizes the natural interconnectedness of five separate STEAM disciplines: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. This integrated approach to learning creates problem-solvers, innovators, critical thinkers and collaborative

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STEAMing in Early Childhood Education

Douglas County Partners for Student Success (DCPSS) is committed to providing children, families and educators quality learning opportunities as well as supporting all youth to create purposeful plans for their future. We connect people with resources to build the skills needed to identify problems, visualize and create innovative

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STEAM WEEK IS HAPPENING NOW!

The Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub is thrilled to announce that STEAM Week 2021 kicked off yesterday with hands-on activities and will continue through next Sunday, May 16. Our seventh annual STEAM Week is free to participants and celebrates the interconnectedness between science, technology, engineering, art and math. The

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