mechatronics

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 ...

Placer High tech class is gateway to industry

What do your alarm clock’s snooze button, a ski lift and Cirque du Soleil have in common? Technology integral to their operation is being taught to students in Placer High School ...