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Photos: Weber City Elementary students help Tennessee Army National Guard

April 30th, 2014 3:45 pm by David Grace

Weber City Elementary School partnered with a non-profit group to help Tennessee Army National Guard.

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IA developing new lottery process for sixth grade

IA developing new lottery process for sixth grade

April 29th, 2014 10:33 pm by Rick Wagner

The Sullivan County Board of Education voted April 17 to move the stand-alone program from the old Brookside Elementary building in Bloomingdale to a school within a school at Holston Middle School in Blountville.

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Mr. Bond and The Science Guys coming to Church Hill library

Mr. Bond and The Science Guys coming to Church Hill library

April 27th, 2014 9:09 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — The Church Hill Public Library's summer reading program will be highlighted this summer by a visit from Mr. Bond and the Science Guys as part of their five-state tour.

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Rising ninth-graders' parents  who wanted students in STEM program scrambling for options

Rising ninth-graders' parents who wanted students in STEM program scrambling for options

April 26th, 2014 8:16 pm by Rick Wagner

In the Sullivan County school board's plan to move Innovation Academy into Holston Middle School, students in grades 6-8 next school year still have a chance at attending the STEM platform school in its third year of operation.

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Education commissioner stays neutral on STEM school move

Education commissioner stays neutral on STEM school move

April 26th, 2014 8:06 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Tennessee Commissioner of Education Kevin Huffman lauded Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee after spending nearly two hours at the grades 6-8 program Friday.

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College students increasingly asking  professors to provide 'trigger warnings'  for upsetting content

College students increasingly asking professors to provide 'trigger warnings' for upsetting content

April 26th, 2014 5:38 pm by LISA LEFF, Associated Press

It seemed like a modest proposal, or so thought Bailey Loverin. What if professors were prodded to give students a written or oral heads-up before covering graphic material that could cause flashbacks?

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Relighting the lighthouse: Wise County school officials eye bold moves on instruction, curriculum

Relighting the lighthouse: Wise County school officials eye bold moves on instruction, curriculum

April 26th, 2014 12:00 pm by Stephen Igo

There's a whole lot more going on for Wise County's school division than two new high schools and a heavily upgraded third, as there are plans to beef up instruction and the curriculum in a big way.

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Simulation of fatal wreck an eye-opener for students at Rye Cove High School

Simulation of fatal wreck an eye-opener for students at Rye Cove High School

April 26th, 2014 12:49 am by Wes Bunch

With prom fast approaching, local law enforcement, emergency responders and health-care providers simulated a fatal car accident Friday afternoon for students at Rye Cove High School to remind them of the dangers of impaired and distracted driving.

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D-B makes magazine's list of top high schools

D-B makes magazine's list of top high schools

April 26th, 2014 12:05 am by Rick Wagner

Dobyns-Bennett is back on the U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools list after a year's hiatus, ranking second highest of Northeast Tennessee high schools.

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Group recognized for advocating education data use

Group recognized for advocating education data use

April 25th, 2014 3:58 pm by Associated Press

The State Collaborative on Reforming Education is being recognized for its advocacy of the value of using education data to enhance instruction and improve student learning in Tennessee.

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