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WSUV students design interactive Academy app

Oct 19, 2017

Click by click, Ryan Schafte fine-tunes an animated 3-D model of a bell, glancing back at historical archival photos of Vancouver’s Providence Academy as he…

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Clark College program: RAMP to success for students

Oct 18, 2017

At the almost-empty Columbia Tech Center on Saturday, four teams of Clark College students huddle over panels of components and tubes, scribbling on worksheets and…

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West Coast teachers in housing crunch

Oct 18, 2017

In cities across the U.S., school districts are looking for creative ways to help teachers afford to live near their schools.

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STEM program expands to Clark College

October 11, 2017, 5:58 AM

Clark College and other Washington schools will offer a program helping students of color and women transfer to universities for science and technology degrees, the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges announced Tuesday.

Researchers gain grant to study fire aftermath, regrowth

October 9, 2017, 7:43 PM

As wildfires dominate headlines in the Pacific Northwest and the rest of the American West, a Washington State University Vancouver researcher is seeking answers to unknown questions about a fire’s aftermath.

Program mixes general education preschoolers, students with disabilities

October 6, 2017, 7:58 PM

A cheery group of children at Hough Early Learning Center held hands as they balanced on a log in the playground Friday.

Washington’s Running Start program a national standout, study says

October 6, 2017, 10:01 AM

A new study says Washington’s Running Start program is a national leader when it comes to helping pave the way for high-school students to eventually finish college.

Ridgefield elementary school recognized in state, nationally

October 4, 2017, 5:41 AM

Ridgefield — South Ridge Elementary School earned a Distinguished School Award through the 2017-2018 national Title I, Part A program.

Evergreen Public Schools doles out laptop for use by students, parents

October 2, 2017, 6:05 AM

As Evergreen Public Schools sends its students home with laptops this year, it’s also planning to reach an untapped group of users: their parents.

Young buskers bring merriment to Vancouver Farmers Market 

October 1, 2017, 6:01 AM

The Vancouver Farmers Market is a symphony of sound from the moment you enter to the moment you leave.

College students, money is waiting

September 29, 2017, 6:03 AM

College-bound high school seniors are the most likely targets for nagging about completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA. But the message is just as important for returning college students.

Battle Ground High School program gets to students’ core

September 28, 2017, 7:30 PM

BATTLE GROUND — A visitor to Battle Ground High School social studies teacher Stephanie Etulain’s class would be hard-pressed to guess her students were anything short of longtime best friends.

Probe faults state’s Title IX determination

September 28, 2017, 6:08 AM

Washington failed to ensure that school districts are providing equal access to athletic activities for boys and girls under Title IX, a lengthy Department of Education investigation found after a Vancouver man’s complaints.

Washougal School Board approves new teacher contracts

September 28, 2017, 6:06 AM

Washougal — The Washougal School Board voted to approve a new one-year contract for teachers at Tuesday night's board meeting.

Lawsuit over Battle Ground bus stop alleges negligence

September 27, 2017, 7:29 PM

A lawsuit was filed Tuesday against Battle Ground Public Schools, Clark County Public Works, the school district’s contracted bus company and the motorists who struck two students near a school bus stop on Northeast 82nd Avenue in Battle Ground — costing one child her life and the other his right leg.

Opening of Clark College’s culinary facility delayed

September 26, 2017, 7:36 PM

Aspiring chefs eager to utilize Clark College’s new state-of-the-art culinary facility will have to wait just a little longer for it to finish cooking.

If the corpse flower blooms, they will come — holding their noses

September 26, 2017, 6:06 AM

In the next year — and possibly even in the next few months — an unpleasant smell will waft from Washington State University Vancouver, drawing tens of thousands of visitors.

Clark College students go back to school

September 25, 2017, 8:26 PM

It’s back to school for Clark College, as the Vancouver school welcomed about 12,000 students and launched several new programs for the fall quarter.