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Education foundation celebrates 30 years The Durango Foundation for Educational Excellence is celebrating its 30th birthday by getting a new name – Durango Education Foundation – and renewing its...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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9-R superintendent to host round table Durango School District 9-R Superintendent Dan Snowberger will host a round table to discuss 9-R’s current academic programs, and help determine how the...

DATE: Dec. 3, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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9-R superintendent to host round table Durango School District 9-R Superintendent Dan Snowberger will lead a round table to discuss the district’s current academic programs from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 9...

DATE: Nov. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Native American author to speak at schools today Joseph Bruchac – writer of poetry, short stories, novels, anthologies and music that reflect his Abenaki Native American heritage and traditions –...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Animas High School to host parent coffee Animas High School will host a parent coffee from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Tuesday at Carver Brewing Co., 1022 Main Ave. All parents are welcome. Mountain Middle...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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FLC students named to environmental teams The Fort Lewis College Environmental Center, a campus organization committed to working for environmental sustainability and social justice at the college...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango 9-R schools to close for Veterans Day All Durango School District 9-R schools will be closed Monday in observance of Veterans Day. DHS winter sports to begin Nov. 13 Durango High School...

DATE: Nov. 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Applications available for improvement awards The Early Childhood Council of La Plata County, a recipient of the Infant and Toddler Quality and Availability Grant, is accepting applications from...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Fort Lewis announces scholarship winners The Fort Lewis College Foundation administered these scholarships: Kourtney Aarvold of Durango received the E. Richard Anesi Scholarship of $1,500. Maram...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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District 9-R schools to be closed Friday All Durango School District 9-R schools will be closed Friday for a professional development day. Ballot issues to be discussed Thursday Durango School...

DATE: Oct. 22, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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Community college hires EMS coordinator Southwest Colorado Community College announces that it now has a full-time coordinator for its Emergency Medical Services program. Troy Salazar has...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

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The Liberty School announces programs The Liberty School, on the second floor of 215 E. 12th St., will offer these programs: The school’s October Visitors Day will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m....

DATE: Oct. 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education