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Cabot Freshman Academy dedicated this week

Cabot Freshman Academy dedicated this weekThe Cabot Public School District is proud to announce the building dedication and grand opening of the new Freshman Academy.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks ago
Education

Photos: Cabot Freshman Academy Dedication

Photos: Cabot Freshman Academy DedicationCabot Freshman Academy Dedication
  • Education
  • 2 weeks ago
Arkadelphia

OBU announces new payment initiatives

OBU announces new payment initiativesOuachita Baptist University is aiming to make college more affordable by rolling out two new initiatives.
  • Arkadelphia
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

College fair held for minority students at UAMS

College fair held for minority students at UAMSUAMS held a college fair for minority high school students Sunday.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Saturday Morning

6 tips on helping kids with homework and getting them excited about it

6 tips on helping kids with homework and getting them excited about itIf you're at a loss on how to both help your child with homework and get them excited about it, these tips are for you:
  • Saturday Morning
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Little Rock

LRSD announces College Night Oct. 7

LRSD announces College Night Oct. 7The Little Rock School District is hosting College Night on Tuesday, October 7 from 6-8 pm at the Metroplex Event Center, 10800 Colonel Glenn Rd.
  • Little Rock
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
News

New program helps students transition into high school with mentor system

New program helps students transition into high school with mentor systemThe transition to high school can be an exciting time for some, but for others, it can be intimidating.
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Little Rock

5 Arkansas schools receive National Blue Ribbon Honors

5 Arkansas schools receive National Blue Ribbon HonorsU.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today recognized five Arkansas schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2014 based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups.
  • Little Rock
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Little Rock

New exhibit at Museum of Discovery explores what lives "in the dark"

New exhibit at Museum of Discovery explores what lives "in the dark"The Museum of Discovery will reveal what thrives in caves, beneath the soil, under the sea, in the shadows of night and within other dark environments in the special exhibition In the Dark, on view September 27 through January 4, 2015.
  • Little Rock
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Little Rock

LRSD responds to Dunbar overcrowding issues

LRSD responds to Dunbar overcrowding issuesThe Dunbar Middle School community sounded off at Thursday's Little Rock school board meeting, calling on board members to step up and make changes while the school year is still young.
  • Little Rock
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Local

Arkansas ranks as 3rd least educated state in the US

Arkansas ranks as 3rd least educated state in the USIn a recent 24/7 Wall St. article, our home state was ranked third on a list of the least educated states.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Arkadelphia

Update: Henderson State University receives funding from AT&T

Update: Henderson State University receives funding from AT&TAT&T announced today that its Aspire program has awarded $771,000 to Henderson State University to expand the Southwest Arkansas College Preparatory Academy.
  • Arkadelphia
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
News

Emma takes victory lap on Emma Day

Emma takes victory lap on Emma DayIf you entered the Quitman High School gym on Friday, you would have seen a winter wonderland.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Hot Springs

Teacher pay, insurance key issues at forum

Teacher pay, insurance key issues at forumArkansas educators say the next governor of the state will need to help teachers overcome low pay and high health insurance premiums.
  • Hot Springs
  • 4 weeks ago
Conway

UCA Greek Village contributes to sorority membership increase

UCA Greek Village contributes to sorority membership increaseThe Panhellenic Council has seen a 20 percent increase of women joining sororities during the fall 2014 recruitment due in part to the construction of Greek Village on campus.
  • Conway
  • 4 weeks ago
Arkansas

Social Scoop: What is social media's role in higher education?

Social Scoop: What is social media's role in higher education?As the Social Media Coordinator here at THV11, I'm always on the lookout for interesting events that highlight social media's importance in today's society
  • Arkansas
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Russellville

Arkansas Tech MSBA program to be offered 100 percent online in summer 2015

Arkansas Tech MSBA program to be offered 100 percent online in summer 2015Approval of an online delivery method for a master's degree in business was among the actions taken by the Arkansas Tech University Board of Trustees during its monthly meeting at the Ross Pendergraft Library and Technology Center on Thursday.
  • Russellville
  • 1 month ago
Local

Most Arkansas colleges, universities enroll slightly lower numbers

Most Arkansas colleges, universities enroll slightly lower numbersThe number of students enrolled in higher education on the 11th day of classes in Arkansas is down one percent overall as compared to last fall.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Jacksonville

Jacksonville residents react to getting new school district

Jacksonville residents react to getting new school districtIt's official! Jacksonville residents have voted to separate from the Pulaski County Special School District and create their own district with ten schools and roughly four thousand students.
  • Jacksonville
  • 1 month ago
Local

NYIT, ASU present medical school proposal, plan summit

NYIT, ASU present medical school proposal, plan summitProgress continues toward New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine's (NYITCOM) plans for an additional site on the campus of Arkansas State University.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
News

Arkansas Tech becomes third largest University in State

Arkansas Tech becomes third largest University in StateArkansas Tech University reported a preliminary 11th day enrollment of 12,003 students for the fall 2014 semester on Friday.
  • News
  • 1 month ago
Education

AR Kids Read host downtown LR rally

AR Kids Read host downtown LR rallyThe local initiative that recruits and trains tutors to help Little Rock children with their reading held the rally to recruit volunteers and raise awareness about the program.
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
Local

Student asked to change 'Virginity Rocks' shirt

Student asked to change 'Virginity Rocks' shirtA junior high school has made headlines after apparently asking a student to change out of her t-shirt for displaying sexually explicit content.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Local

SAU enrollment tops 3,500, shatters multiple records

SAU enrollment tops 3,500, shatters multiple recordsFor the first time in its 105 year history, Southern Arkansas University has more than 3,500 students enrolled on its Magnolia campus, and numerous enrollment records were broken as the fall 2014 numbers became official today.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

Arkansas launches student communication campaign

Arkansas launches student communication campaignThe Arkansas Department of Education has launched a campaign to help student's achieve academic success by encouraging communication between parents and teachers.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

THV11 Working For You: Bus accidents in Arkansas

THV11 Working For You: Bus accidents in ArkansasTHV11 Working For You: Bus accidents in Arkansas
  • Local
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Little Rock

Little Rock parents concerned about overcrowded school

Little Rock parents concerned about overcrowded schoolParents at Dunbar Magnet Middle School are looking for change and upset about overcrowded classrooms. At a meeting on Wednesday night, students and parents voiced their concerns.
  • Little Rock
  • 1 month, 1 week ago