‘Shear’ will and determination

Springfield’s new cosmetology program giving students a leg up SPRINGFIELD – Springfield Public Schools (SPS) celebrated career and technical education (CTE) month last week by introducing its CTE cosmetology program at Gateway High School, Brattain campus to the community. This program began in September and allows students to complete high[Read More…]

Education Station: Week of Feb. 8

Early Childhood Hub of Lane County to develop blueprint for improving outcomes for children The Early Childhood Hub of Lane County has been chosen to design a community blueprint for improving the success of young children, through a partnership with Oregon Health and Education Collaborative (OHEC)’s Upstream Initiative. This initiative[Read More…]

November Class Acts

Creslane Elementary Mustangs of the Month Addyson H. Bentley B. Ivy C. Ledger S. Cara W. Indie F. Korinne B. Kameron S. Ian M. Julia H. Ellie W. Ana U. Quinn B. Branson W. Keegan A. Christian C. Lala S. Bella N. Violet C. Daniel S. Alanna H. Jane A. Creswell[Read More…]

Community Bulletin Board: PH Future Farmers, Creswell Masonic Lodge

Pleasant Hill Future Farmers going national PLEASANT HILL — The Pleasant Hill Future Farmers of America Chapter is taking five high-achieving students to the upcoming FFA National Convention from Oct. 31-Nov. 5 in Indianapolis, Ind. Students will attend various workshops and competitions throughout the event to develop leadership skills and[Read More…]

Teachers create biodiversity field school at Dorris Ranch

SPRINGFIELD — As a creative experience and to meet Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), Springfield Public Schools last week hosted its first-ever Biodiversity Field Study at historic Dorris Ranch with support from community partners on Oct. 4.  Over 600 students from Springfield and Thurston high schools participated in this year’s[Read More…]

Area libraries team up to educate on Native culture 

As the school year begins and students start rolling in, opportunities for education aren’t just limited to the classroom. This fall the Springfield, Cottage Grove, and Creswell libraries are teaming up with Singing Creek Educational Center to broaden Native cultural education and understanding with the Acorn Circle Library Program. Singing[Read More…]



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