Resilience Documentary

Join us for a free screening of the award-winning documentary, “Resilience.” Showing Thursday, November 2nd, at The Smullin Center, in Medford at 6:30 pm. Tuesday, November 7th at Phoenix High at 6pm. And Tuesday, November 14th at Grants Pass High School at 6:30 pm. All are welcome, though some content is not appropriate for small children. For more information, Click …

Resilience in Action: A Strength-based Approach to Working with Young People

A Southern Oregon Success Key Leaders & Community Event Tuesday, October 17, 2017 8:00am – 12:00pm Craterian Theater, 23 S Central Ave, Medford SPECIAL GUEST: nationally renowned expert Kenneth Ginsburg, MD, MS Ed “Resilience is the capacity to rise above difficult circumstances, allowing children and youth to exist in this less-than-perfect world, while moving forward with optimism and confidence.” Dr. …

July 2017 Newsletter

SOUTHERN OREGON SUCCESS STAKEHOLDERS CONVENE AND AGREE: RESILIENCY, IT STARTS WITH US Feedback on the recent June Key Leaders event was very positive with nearly 60% of attendees responding. Over 75% of respondents agreed or strongly agreed the various content pieces were meaningful and relevant to them!  Planners hoped two gentle messages emerged from the day.  First, knowledge is not the …

May 2017 Newsletter

START WHERE YOU ARE, USE WHAT YOU  HAVE, DO WHAT YOU CAN. . . TO BREAK THE STIGMA:                SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY – HELPING LOW INCOME YOUTH IMAGINE COLLEGE   While free or discounted early college credit makes college more affordable, some students in college-level (dual credit) classes never register for the college credit. Why are they missing this opportunity? For …

February Newsletter

COLLEGE & CAREER FOR ALL GAINING MOMENTUM The College & Career for All program (CC4A) is one of the key initiatives for Southern Oregon Success, featuring three mutually reinforcing programs: Dual Credit, the Pathways Program, and our STEM Hub. We can report great progress in these efforts as 2017 begins, particularly on the work to promote dual credits and the College …

November SORS Newsletter

Welcome! This is the periodic newsletter of Southern Oregon Success (SORS). We weave together the talent, expertise, and resources of the entire community to promote the health, academic, and life success of our children, youth, and families. SORS envisions a community in which all our families provide stable and nurturing homes for our children; all children are ready for kindergarten; …

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

When: September 29th and 30th from 8:30am to 4:30pm (2 Day Training) Where: HHS 2nd floor Crater Lake Conference Room What: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is an internationally recognized Evidence Based suicide prevention training program. The full 2-day program will teach participants how to recognize invitations for help, reach out and offer support, apply a suicide intervention model, …

September Newsletter

Welcome! This is the monthly newsletter of Southern Oregon Success (SORS). We weave together the talent, expertise, and resources of the entire community to promote the health, academic, and life success of our children, youth, and families. SORS envisions a community in which all our families provide stable and nurturing homes for our children; all children are ready for kindergarten; …

Teacher Development Opportunities in STEM

A full summer of opportunities for teachers interested in STEM training. To learn more go to: http://www.southernoregonstem.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Summer-STEM-SOU-w-logos2015.pdf  

Funding Opportunity- Deadline July 6th

Oregon Art and Education Programs Funded James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation  The James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for all Oregonians. The Foundation supports nonprofit organizations and government agencies throughout the state that advance the arts or education. In the Art category, the focus is on enhancing programming and …

Communication Workshop

International communication consultant, Sharon Strand Ellison, the author of Taking the War Out of Our Words, will give an all day workshop on Powerful Non-Defensive Communication in Medford on May 11th. Brought to you by Resolve (formerly Mediation Works). Register by May 4th at resolvecenter.org or call 541-770-2468. Cost: $125 Early Registration (before April 24) $135 Registration (April 25 and after) …