Education

South Carolina schools introduce panic button app

NEWBERRY COUNTY, N.C. (WCNC) – In the case of an active shooter, teachers and administrators in Newberry County, South Carolina now have panic buttons installed on their cell phones that will alert first responders in seconds. “We have 13 campuses spread out …

WATCH: 2018 Southern Oregon Gubernatorial Debate

KOBI-TV/NBC5 and KOTI-TV/NBC2 will host and broadcast a live Oregon Gubernatorial Debate with incumbent Governor Kate Brown (D) and challenger State Representative Knute Buehler (R) on Thursday, October 4th, 2018. “This debate will provide a great opportunity for viewers to learn as …

Medford School District upgrades

MEDFORD, Ore. – Roughly 14,000 students in the Medford area will be heading back to school on Monday. This school year, students can expect to see some new upgrades. Margaret Abbot has been a teacher for nine years. “I am so excited,” …

College grads: let the job hunt begin!

(NBC News) – Memorial Day usually signals not only the beginning of summer, but also the beginning of the job search by college graduates. If that degree you’ve just received has already landed you a job as a commercial real estate loan …

Learning app hopes to empower parents

Medford, Ore. – A hands-on learning app is hoping to empower parents to be ‘brain builders’ for their children. The app Vroom is designed to turn every day activities into learning opportunities. “The app actually ages with the child so when they …