Questar III welcomed new staff members during the months of January and February. Continue reading
Jennifer Mulligan was recently hired as the Questar III Business Office Manager/Controller. As a certified public accountant (CPA), she brings with her a wealth of knowledge on budget issues. Continue reading
Last month, more than 80 area business people attended the Consultant Committee breakfast at the Columbia-Greene Education Center (CGEC) in Hudson to discuss curriculum and work-based learning opportunities for Career and… Continue reading
Questar III’s Arts and Enrichment program helps schools integrate the arts into classroom learning through its facilitation of visiting artists and arts and cultural partnerships.
Since 2006, Questar III BOCES has supported a partnership between the Albany Institute of History and Art and the Troy City School District. Continue reading
As a freshman at Germantown High School, Gabrielle Cidras attended an open House at the Columbia-Greene Educational Center (CGEC) with her older sister who was interested in the Culinary Arts program. At that time, not old enough to enroll in the program, Cidras told the criminal justice teacher that she would be back in two years.
True to her word… Continue reading
During the month of February we celebrate Black History Month and the nation’s Presidents but we also call attention to the power of a long-standing education program that prepares millions of students for success beyond high school.
Questar III is joining others across the country during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical Education (CTE) month.
Locally, high school students learn technical skills in… Continue reading
Questar III is closed today, February 9, due to weather.…
Questar III’s Green Technologies & Renewable Energy and Tech Valley High School students toured the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) headquarters in North Greenbush. The tour was the culmination of projects where students had built and worked with similar, solar, wind power and model grid kits.
NYISO oversees the high-voltage grid and makes sure New York State has… Continue reading
Employees at the Questar III Main Office have some help in making healthy food choices at work. Students in Lindsay Estaris’ class at Rensselaer Academy have made a set of index cards which lists the nutritional values for every item in the vending machine.
The cards were a project done in conjunction with the Questar III Wellness Committee. … Continue reading
Questar III is closed today due to the weather.…