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    Caddo officials will weigh in on charter school applicants Video included

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    Caddo Parish School Board members passed a measure to consider applications for three new charter applications for the district. More>>

    Local schools see surge in Hispanic students Video included

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    For years, the Hispanic population in the state of Texas and Arkansas has experienced an up tick. But a growing trend shows a migration of Hispanics to Louisiana. New Orleans has seen the largest growth. Then, More>>

    The ArkLaTex celebrates a birthday this week! Video included

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    Happy 30th birthday Artbreak! Artbreak and KTBS 3 Summer Reading Festival set to kick off. It's the 30th anniversary of the annual KTBS 3'S Summer Reading Festival and Artbreak The Celebrate Education More>>

    Student of the year regional finalists ready for state event Video included

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    Our regional student of the year is just hours away from heading to the Louisiana Statewide competition.  It's one of the highest honors a student can have. Lauren Haigler of Airline High School is among More>>

    Senators examine testing, curriculum overhaul

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    The state Senate Education Committee will assess implementation of a new law overhauling high school curriculum and cutting the number of standardized tests students must pass. More>>

    Previous winners Katie Efferson and Polly Pendersgras Video included

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    We'd like to tell you about some other fantastic educators from Evangel Christian Academy. More>>

    Lisa Westerfield wins $1,000 Video included

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    Our latest one class at a time winner comes to us from Evangel Christian Academy. More>>

    Loyola hosts impressive alums

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    Today Loyola Seniors were given a taste of what awaits them in the "real world."  30 accomplished Alumni were on campus, presenting to students for Career Day.  Jesuit, St. Vincent's and Loyola College More>>

    Webb to retire as NSU president later this year

    Dr. Randall Webb, photo courtesy: NSU Dr. Randall Webb, photo courtesy: NSU
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    Northwestern State University President Dr. Randall J. Webb announced Friday that he will retire later this year. More>>

    Ark. Education Board takes over Lee County schools

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    The Arkansas Education Board has agreed to take over the Lee County School District, which has been cited for having academic and financial problems. More>>

    Caddo revamps Principal Intern program Video included

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    Students are not the only ones learning in the classroom. The Caddo Parish School District has resurrected a program for a select group of educators on track to becoming principals. More>>

    One Class At A Time

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    KTBS-3, with Barksdale Federal Credit Union & Suddenlink are giving a $1000 award, twice a month, throughout the school year, so classes in our viewing area. More>>

    Parkway JROTC Cyber Team Finishes in Nation's Top One-Percent

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    Parkway High School's JROTC cyber team made the nation take notice when the six members of the LA-071 placed in the top one-percent in the CyberPatriot VI National Finals, held March 26-30 in National More>>

    Louisiana Tech students recognized for outstanding research presentations

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    RUSTON, La. – Sixteen undergraduate and graduate students from across the Louisiana Tech University campus were recognized Wednesday for their outstanding oral and poster presentations during the 2014 More>>

    Dardenne inducted into LSU Hall of Distinction

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    Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne is the part of the newest class of the LSU Alumni Association's Hall of Distinction. The Hall recognizes alumni who have distinguished themselves and LSU through their careers, their personal and civic accomplishments, their volunteer activities and their loyalty to their alma mater. More>>

    Project: Homeless 101 Video included

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    And one Airline High student experienced homelessness as part of his project. More>>

    Science teacher's alleged inappropriate comment Video included

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    A 12-year-old student was reduced to tears after her teacher allegedly called the student an inappropriate name.
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    Past winner Antoinette Edwards

    We would like to introduce you to another amazing educator from Judson Fundamental Elementary Magnet,  who uses creative avenues to encourage learning. More>>

    Kacey Davis wins $1,000

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    A local special education teacher is hoping to engage her students in learning with computer software. More>>

    Morehouse board votes on plan to tackle deficit

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    The Morehouse Parish School Board has voted on a plan to tackle its $3.4 million deficit for the upcoming operating year. More>>

    Autism Education

    Coming up this week, organizations around the world will observe autism awareness with unique fundraising and awareness-raising events.  More>>

    OrLisa Johnson wins $1,000 check Video included

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    An elementary school teacher hopes to give her students a jump start on Common Core standards. Our latest  One Class At a Time Winner comes to us from Caddo schools. More>>

    Dr. Margaret Kilcoyne is the recipient of Outstanding Educator Award.

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    Dr. Margaret Kilcoyne is the recipient of a 2014 Federation of Business Disciplines Outstanding Educator Award. More>>

    St John's took first place at Science Olympiad State Tournament

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    The St. John Berchmans School team took first place at the Science Olympiad State Tournament held March 30 on the campus of Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana.  This is the sixth consecutive year that St. John Berchmans School has won first place at the state level. More>>

    Liberal Arts Education debate

    The intense focus on science technology and math continues to change the  instructional paths of  many schools. More>>

    Sunjay Letchuman- Student of the year finalist

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    Sunjay Letchuman, an 8th grader at Caddo Middle Magnet (CMM), is the 2014 Caddo Parish Middle School Student of the Year.
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    Dr. Stephen Webre, LA Tech history professor honored with state humanities award

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    Louisiana Tech history professor honored with state humanities award RUSTON, La – Dr. Stephen Webre, the Garnie W. McGinty Professor of History and interim associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts More>>

    A Louisiana lawmaker is pushing a dating violence bill

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    A Louisiana lawmaker is taking steps to help offer more protection to teenage domestic violence victims. More>>

    The Louisiana Foreign Language Teachers'Association in town

    Como se dice estoy estudiando Espanola en ingles. How do you say I'm studying my Spanish in English? That is the goal of several educators in town for this weekend's event. More>>

    CPSB moves toward unity Video included

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    The Caddo Parish School board moved forward with a vote to Keep a majority of its members silent. More>>

    Past winner: Jana Hinderberger

    It is a critical time for early development of writing skills here in Jana Hinderberger's  kindergarten class. More>>

    Donna Boyd and Linda Grimmett win $1,000 grant

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    Two teachers applied for a grant to purchase new equipment to that will engage their little ones in learning. More>>

    SAU arena and reception nears completion

    This week, SAU hosts the first official rodeo inside their new facility. More>>

    Daylight Saving downside for kids? Video included

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    We may all be enjoying the extra hour of daylight we have now since we sprang forward over the weekend, but there could be a downside for kids. More>>

    Plan for new charter in DeSoto Parish Video included

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    It is considered to be a historical landmark in the small DeSoto Parish community where it sits. Pelican All Saints High School came about in the1950's when several rural church schools were combined. More>>

    School Choice

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    The word "choice" comes in a number of different forms when it comes to education. From vouchers, to magnet schools, to charter schools and there are even choices when it comes to certain courses. More>>

    Pelican All Saints graduation is "bittersweet"

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    Pelican All Saints High School graduates the final senior class Friday after DeSoto Parish School Board members decided to close the school. More>>

    John White's visit

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    Louisiana Schools Superintendent John White paid a special visit to Shreveport today. More>>

    • One Class At A TimeMore>>

    • Previous winners Katie Efferson and Polly Pendersgras

      Previous winners Katie Efferson and Polly Pendersgras

      Friday, April 11 2014 8:44 PM EDT2014-04-12 00:44:35 GMT
      We'd like to tell you about some other fantastic educators from Evangel Christian Academy.  The two won their grant back in November and they are making a difference in the lives of their students. "They
      We'd like to tell you about some other fantastic educators from Evangel Christian Academy.
    • Past winner Antoinette Edwards

      Past winner Antoinette Edwards

      We would like to introduce you to another amazing educator from Judson Fundamental Elementary Magnet,  who uses creative avenues to encourage learning. At Judson Elementary in Shreveport, fourth grade
      We would like to introduce you to another amazing educator from Judson Fundamental Elementary Magnet,  who uses creative avenues to encourage learning.
    • Past winner: Jana Hinderberger

      Past winner: Jana Hinderberger

      We'd like to tell you about another great teacher who won her grant last summer. The kindergarten teacher is making a positive impact in her classroom by teaching her students how to become better writers.  It
      It is a critical time for early development of writing skills here in Jana Hinderberger's  kindergarten class.
    • Parents and Kids: The K-12 ExperienceThe K-12 ExperienceMore>>

    • How to raise cultured kids

      How to raise cultured kids

      Do you long for your child to choose the symphony over SpongeBob and couscous over mac ’n’ cheese? Raising a cultured kid can be easier than you think.
      Do you long for your child to choose the symphony over SpongeBob and couscous over mac ’n’ cheese? Raising a cultured kid can be easier than you think.
    • How toddlers' TV time can hurt kindergarten success

      How toddlers' TV time can hurt kindergarten success

      Toddlers who watch too much television have a more difficult time when they start kindergarten, a new Canadian study suggests.
      Toddlers who watch too much television have a more difficult time when they start kindergarten, a new Canadian study suggests.
    • Kids with autism outperformed others on math test

      Kids with autism outperformed others on math test

      Children with autism and average IQs consistently did better on math tests than non-autistic children in the same IQ range, according to a small new study.
      Children with autism and average IQs consistently did better on math tests than non-autistic children in the same IQ range, according to a small new study.
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