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Our View: Schools on right track in building critical skills

Our local students are shining brightly and deserve to be recognized. And we’re not just talking about the multitude of stand-out athletes in the foothills. Two groups of ...

Our View: Educators answer the call for a better worker

America’s workforce is an ever-changing mosaic – especially in these times – and having the right skills can be the difference between earning a paycheck and hunt ...

Critical thinking to become a focus at local schools

A new professional development program from Sierra College aims to graduate high school students with the kind of critical thinking skills their employers will be looking for. Mor ...

Returning veterans find support with California Conservation Corps, Sierra College energy tech course

AUBURN CA - Out of the military after serving as medics, ammunition specialists and security forces, a small group of returning troops has found support and training in a new Sierr ...