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Upcoming Survey Will Help Determine YVCC Work Force Education Funding

The "Start Next Quarter" survey allows prospective and current students the chance to see if they pre-qualify to receive special funding to help pay for work force education and training programs at Yakima Valley Community College

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Naughty Or Nice? Which List Is Your Child’s Name On? — Dave’s Diary

Santa has a list of names. Some are naughty and some are nice. Could such a list really exist?

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Social Studies Education Could Be in for a Face-lift

Knowing when George Washington crossed the Delaware or what amendment gave women the right to vote will not be enough if a new social studies framework takes hold in classrooms.

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YVCC Student Nominated for Statewide Transforming Lives Award

Yakima Valley Community College has nominated Analuisa Aguilera for a state Transforming Lives Award.

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St Paul’s Mardi Gras Promises Fund Raising Fun — Dave’s Diary

When it comes to Mardi Gras, New Orleans hasn't got anything on the St. Paul Cathedral School in Yakima!  Both promise a great time but only St. Paul's party will pay dividends for years to come!

Liz Gehlsen says the annual fundraiser will take place Feb

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New Strategy in School Discipline Showing Promising Results

In the last three years, Marcquees Banks has been taken out of class twice for getting into fights.

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Congress Starts 2015 Tackling Education on Monday

The state education budget isn't the only topic up for debate in Olympia this legislative season, but money for schools will likely dominate the conversation.

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YVCC to Host Financial Aid Information Session

Yakima Valley Community College will host a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)/Washington Application for State Financial Aid (WASFA) information session on Jan. 20 from 6-8 p.m. in the Hopf Union Building on YVCC's Yakima campus.

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YVCC Alumni Association Seeking Nominations for Alumnus of the Year

 

The Yakima Valley Community College Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the annual Distinguished Alumnus Award. The award will be presented at the YVCC commencement ceremony in June.

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State-Funded Preschools Yielding Higher Test Scores, Study Finds

SEATTLE (AP) — A new study shows low-income kids from Washington state who go to a state-supported preschool are likely to do better academically than their peers at least through fifth grade.

Researchers found Washington state's Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program has a positive impact on third-, fourth- and fifth-grade test scores, which were given five or six years after the students were in preschool

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