Not many people get a glimpse into what their future career will be, but that is exactly what happened to Amina Drine when she was a Career and Technical Education student at Questar III’s Columbia- Greene Educational Center (CGEC) in Hudson. Drine played a role as a recruiter in a video used by Questar III to share information with high school students. Fast forward 10 years and Drine is now… Continue reading
This past fall Questar III launched a new Career & Technical Education (CTE) program at Catskill High School.
Questar III’s Media Communications program offers students the opportunity to earn college credit while using a state-of-the-art facility at Catskill High School. Students write, film, edit and produce news broadcasts, commercials, promotional items, and films.
Media Communications teacher Virginia LuPone said these hands-on experiences allow students to learn… Continue reading
On November 18, more than 85 superintendents, high school principals, school counselors, business leaders and BOCES staff attended the sixth annual Career and Technical Education (CTE) alignment meeting hosted by Questar III BOCES.
The group met at Questar III’s Conference Center in Castleton to design meaningful grade 9-12 career pathway for students in four diverse career areas including:
- Alternative Energy
- Health Occupations
- Media Communication
Questar III’s Special Education is currently seeking donations of new or slightly used items for students to give as presents to those they care about. Continue reading
Questar III’s Rensselaer Educational Center (REC) in Troy and Columbia-Greene Educational Center (CGEC) in Hudson each hosted their 11th annual Veterans Day Luncheon to celebrate and honor our local veterans for their service to our country.
School districts that purchase the Questar III’s Virtual Building Tour service can “walk through” every space of every building, both interior and exterior, with the click of a mouse. The secure program is intended for emergency management planning and insurance documenting purposes. Continue reading
Questar III would like to welcome the following new employees that were hired during late September and October… Continue reading
Questar III welcomes Kimberly Shannon to the Communications Department. As a specialist, she works at the Central Office, as well as at Cairo-Durham CSD and Hudson CSD. Continue reading
Jen Cannell is the School Library System Director at Questar III. She works with school libraries in the area to facilitate development and functionality by promoting access to information and coordinating the sharing of resources. Continue reading
Questar III BOCES is moving forward with its search for a new district superintendent to replace James N. Baldwin, who retired from public service in mid-September. Continue reading