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Arkansas Adult Education to launch Move Ahead Campaign

Arkansas Adult Education to launch Move Ahead CampaignStatewide campaign urges Arkansans to gain Arkansas high school diploma
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Local

University of Arkansas offers culinary training program

University of Arkansas offers culinary training programA new multidisciplinary program at the University of Arkansas will offer students a unique learning experience in France.
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  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Arkansas

Community speaks out over possible LRSD takeover

Community speaks out over possible LRSD takeoverParents and students gathered on Monday night to continue the fight against a state takeover. Many students were determined to make sure their voices were heard.
  • Arkansas
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Arkansas

Gallery: Community outraged over potential school takeover

Gallery: Community outraged over potential school takeover--
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Local

UAMS awarded $538,000 grant for opioid study

UAMS awarded $538,000 grant for opioid studyA pair of researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences will study how opioids are prescribed and dispensed by doctors and pharmacists.
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  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
THV This Morning

WHAM! Give your child's healthy decisions a jump-start

WHAM! Give your child's healthy decisions a jump-startA family based, fun class to help children and teens make healthy choices is coming to Arkansas Children's Hospital.
  • THV This Morning
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
THV This Morning

How to better prepare your child for benchmark exams

How to better prepare your child for benchmark examsStudents in Arkansas take the Benchmark exams as early as March. Renee Bentley, with Huntington Learning Center, came to THV11 This Morning to discuss the importance of these tests and some strategies to better prepare your child now.
  • THV This Morning
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
News

Administrators talk school choice amid LRSD distress

Administrators talk school choice amid LRSD distressAmid distressed schools in the state's biggest district a rally for more school choice in Little Rock on Sunday.
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  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Crime

Garland Co. manhunt continues after schools lift lockdown

Garland Co. manhunt continues after schools lift lockdownTwo Garland County schools were reportedly on lockdown as Garland County sheriff's deputies are in the midst of a manhunt. One of those schools remains locked down.
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  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
News

New program in Ark. offers 66 hours of college credit

New program in Ark. offers 66 hours of college creditStudents in Garland County will soon be able to earn college credit while attending high school.
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  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Arkansas

Southern Arkansas hosting youth criminal justice academy

Southern Arkansas hosting youth criminal justice academySouthern Arkansas University plans to host a weeklong criminal justice youth academy later this year.
  • Arkansas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Little Rock

With change looming, LRSD works to keep district control

With change looming, LRSD works to keep district controlOn Tuesday the Little Rock School District drafted a plan to present to the state board on Wednesday to keep power within the district.
  • Little Rock
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Arkansas

Bill passed allowing students to defer scholarships

Bill passed allowing students to defer scholarshipsCollege students can now defer state scholarships for up to two years under a bill passed by the Arkansas House on Tuesday.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
News

State conservationist to speak at soil and water conference

State conservationist to speak at soil and water conferenceArkansas native and state conservationist Mike Sullivan has been announced as the speaker for Arkansas State University's 17th annual Soil and Water Education Conference.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
News

Henderson University opens Hot Springs campus

Henderson University opens Hot Springs campusHenderson students can now get their degree by way of Hot Springs.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
News

Cabot Public Schools unveils new app

Cabot Public Schools unveils new appCabot Public Schools has released its new app.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
News

Ozarka College offers scholarships for spring 2015 semester

Ozarka College offers scholarships for spring 2015 semesterSome recent donations is allowing Ozarka College to offer several scholarships for this year's spring semester.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
News

National Science Foundation awards grant to Arkansas company

National Science Foundation awards grant to Arkansas companyThe National Science Foundation has awarded a $150,000 grant to a company founded by a graduate of the University of Arkansas.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
News

ForwARd Arkansas unveils statewide survey on education

ForwARd Arkansas unveils statewide survey on educationA statewide partnership that includes the Arkansas Board of Education is urging educators, parents, students, community leaders and policy makers to complete an online survey on how to prepare Arkansas students for success in college and/or the workplace.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Education

Employee contributions to UALR campaign surpass 2014 goals

Employee contributions to UALR campaign surpass 2014 goalsThe University of Arkansas at Little Rock says nearly 59 percent of its employees contributed more than $286,000 last year to the school's campus campaign.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

Little Rock School District fighting to keep control of district

Little Rock School District fighting to keep control of districtTo absolve the label of "academic distress" put on those particular schools, each principal came up with two or three strategies to improve their school performance.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

Benton schools considering bible study elective

Benton schools considering bible study electiveThe Benton school district is considering adding a bible course as an elective that would teach bible history.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

Proposed bill toughens Lottery Scholarship requirements

Proposed bill toughens Lottery Scholarship requirementsArkansas High school students may be facing tougher requirements if they hope to receive the lottery scholarship.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Endowment supports diversity efforts at Arkansas law school

Endowment supports diversity efforts at Arkansas law schoolA graduate of the University of Arkansas School of Law has created an endowed fund to enhance academic and professional development opportunities that advance diversity in the legal profession.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Ozarka College accepts GED Walmart scholarships

Ozarka College accepts GED Walmart scholarshipsOzarka College is offering a new scholarship opportunity to adult education students.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

PCSSD recommends closing two schools

PCSSD recommends closing two schoolsA group of concerned parents gathered on Monday night to hear from the Pulaski County Special School District concerning the possibility of closing two schools.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

U of A Chancellor Gearhart to retire in July

U of A Chancellor Gearhart to retire in JulyAfter 20 years of service to the University of Arkansas, in which he guided the institution through an unprecedented period of growth, G. David Gearhart will step down as chancellor on July 31.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago