Partners' Post

Douglas County Partners for Student Success newsletter

August 2016 Edition

In this newsletter you'll find:

Delivering the skills

Sites across the county were buzzing with activity during the Expanding Horizons CTE/STEAM summer camps. Funded by grants administered through the Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub, the camps allowed students to get a look at the skills and training needed for various career paths.

From sprinklers to cement

Phoenix Charter School's Exploring the Trades camp for middle school students put the focus on real-world applications as well as the soft skills employers want.
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Checking out medical careers

Take a look at the various ways Area Health Education Center Southwest introduced youth to a variety of job opportunities in the health care field.