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Education

LRSD moving forward after Suggs' resignation

LRSD moving forward after Suggs' resignationLittle Rock Superintendent Dexter Suggs has officially stepped down from his position.
  • Education
  • 6 days, 15 hours ago
Little Rock

Artistry in the Rock showcasing student art

Artistry in the Rock showcasing student artThe fifth annual Artistry in the Rock is underway, featuring creative and performing arts from students throughout the district.
  • Little Rock
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Education

US Rep. Crawford to speak at Ozarka College commencement

US Rep. Crawford to speak at Ozarka College commencementU.S. Rep. Rick Crawford will be the commencement speaker at Ozarka College in Melbourne.
  • Education
  • 1 week ago
Local

School officials close Paron Elementary

School officials close Paron ElementaryAfter two proposed millage increase failures in Bryant, school officials have decided to close Paron Elementary in order to make up for budget cuts.
  • Local
  • 1 week ago
Education

Hendrix College inaugurates 11th president

Hendrix College inaugurates 11th presidentHendrix College has inaugurated its 11th president during a weekend ceremony on its campus in Conway.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Jacksonville

Wood named to lead Jacksonville District

Wood named to lead Jacksonville DistrictAs a sign of moving forward for the Jacksonville School District, a new superintendent has been announced.
  • Jacksonville
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Jacksonville

Jacksonville schools wants to be party in desegregation case

Jacksonville schools wants to be party in desegregation caseA federal judge says he needs more information before deciding whether the new Jacksonville School District can be a party to a decades-old desegregation case involving the Pulaski County Special School District.
  • Jacksonville
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Crime

Knife used in fight at Arkansas high school

Knife used in fight at Arkansas high schoolA fight that broke out at an Arkansas high school ended with two students getting taken to a hospital.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Education

Arvest Bank launches 'Dollars Making Sense' community enrichment program

Arvest Bank launches 'Dollars Making Sense' community enrichment programOn April 13, 2015 Arvest Bank (Arvest) will launch a new community enrichment program, Dollars Making Sense, to enhance its ties with local communities in Central Arkansas.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Education

Outgoing Arkansas Chancellor Gearhart, wife, give $1M to UA

Outgoing Arkansas Chancellor Gearhart, wife, give $1M to UAOutgoing University of Arkansas Chancellor G. David Gearhart and his wife, Jane, are giving a $1 million gift to the university.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Little Rock

LRSD changes to elementary school concerns parents

LRSD changes to elementary school concerns parentsThere has been nearly a week of controversy surrounding changes in the Little Rock School District.
  • Little Rock
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Little Rock

Rockefeller parents press superintendent for answers

Rockefeller parents press superintendent for answersParents at Rockefeller Elementary voiced their concerns on Wednesday evening after learning that their school could close at the end of the school year.
  • Little Rock
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Local

Voters to decide on PCSSD tax increase

Voters to decide on PCSSD tax increasePCSSD will vote in May on whether or not to raise taxes for school construction funding.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Local

Superintendent of Dollarway schools fired

Superintendent of Dollarway schools firedThe superintendent of Dollarway schools has been terminated.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Education

Education Career Expo coming up soon

Education Career Expo coming up soonThere's always a need for educators, and the Department of Education is ready to reel more in.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Crime

Teacher accused of slapping student fired by school board

Teacher accused of slapping student fired by school boardA Van Buren teacher accused of slapping two of her students has been fired by a school, according to CBS affiliate KFSM.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Science

Apollo 13 astronauts, flight director to speak in Arkansas

Apollo 13 astronauts, flight director to speak in ArkansasTwo Apollo 13 astronauts and its Mission Control flight director are to speak at the University of Arkansas about the flight, its problems and the eventual safe return to Earth.
  • Science
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Little Rock

More changes coming to Little Rock School District

More changes coming to Little Rock School DistrictFollowing 63 layoffs last week by the Little Rock School district, more personnel changes could be on the way.
  • Little Rock
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Local

Lt. Governor announces details of Common Core review hearings

Lt. Governor announces details of Common Core review hearingsLieutenant Governor Tim Griffin announced on Tuesday the details of the nine listening tour stops and five Little Rock hearings for the Governor's Council on Common Core Review.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
North Little Rock

NLR developmental preschool to host 5k fundraiser

NLR developmental preschool to host 5k fundraiserHelping Hand is a developmental preschool for children ages six weeks to six years of age with special needs.
  • North Little Rock
  • 2 weeks ago
Health

UAMS hosting free oral, head, and neck cancer screening

UAMS hosting free oral, head, and neck cancer screeningApril is Oral, Head, and Neck Cancer Awareness Month.
  • Health
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Paron parents fear elementary school closing

Paron parents fear elementary school closingOne of Bryant's elementary schools could soon close.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks ago
Education

$3.2 million for early childhood education in south Arkansas

$3.2 million for early childhood education in south ArkansasU.S. Sens. John Boozman and Tom Cotton and Rep. Bruce Westerman have announced a $3.2 million grant to an early childhood education program in south Arkansas.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

Rundgren, Clinton School hosting music education symposium

Rundgren, Clinton School hosting music education symposiumThe Clinton School of Public Service and an organization founded by musician and record producer Todd Rundgren are partnering this weekend to host a symposium on the importance of music education.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

Arkansas students dig up 20-year-old time capsule

Arkansas students dig up 20-year-old time capsuleIt was a bittersweet moment for Park Hill Elementary on Friday morning. After more than 90 years, the historic school will close due to consolidation within the North Little Rock School District.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

Early morning fire destroys Arkansas school

Early morning fire destroys Arkansas schoolAll that's left of Morrilton Early Learning Center is burned shell. The building was destroyed during a fire that overnight.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

Photos: Morrilton Early Learning Center fire

Photos: Morrilton Early Learning Center fireJust spoke with the mayor of Morrilton who is devastated by the news. He was just here Wed volunteering @THV11
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago