Teachers at Yoncalla Elementary take daily attendance by greeting students at the door of their classroom. Some students like to give their teacher a high five, others like a fist bump.
Characters fly around in Emily Lazur’s head all day as she teaches her students at Hucrest Elementary and her children at home. This year, she decided to get the ideas out of her head and onto paper.
FFA teams from Sutherlin and Oakland were in Indianapolis this week, competing in the 91st National FFA Convention and Expo that ended Friday.
Madaline Snyder, 10, is quiet most of the time. But she opens up when she talks about the kitchen where she cooks for her family and bakes with her grandma.
Recently, Douglas County FFA students competed in a soils evaluation competition at the district and state levels. The district competition was hosted by Douglas High School in Winston, Tuesday, Oct. 2, and the state competition was held in La Grande, Monday, Oct. 15.
Seeing an opportunity to care for each student, Fremont Middle School Principal Ben Bentea started a “mandatory” after-school tutoring program for seventh- and eighth-grade students failing math or language arts.
The Roseburg High School Marching Ensemble took first place Saturday at the Pride of the Northwest marching band competition in Grants Pass.
A delegation of five Ukrainian educators and their translators met with members of the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians for lunch in the tribal council boardroom in Roseburg on Tuesday.
After a bullying incident on a Roseburg Public Schools bus on Sept. 10, Robert Freeman, interim school district superintendent, said administrators acted to ensure the safety and protection of all students involved.
Umpqua Community College's annual Early Childhood Care and Education Conference will be held Oct. 26 and 27 at the Danny Lang Teaching, Learning, and Event Center on the main UCC campus.
The Roseburg Public Schools board of directors appointed Lee Paterson as its interim superintendent during the regular board meeting on Wednesday.