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    Caddo schools transformation plan Video included

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    The caddo school district is working to transform some   of its lowest achieving schools.  Step one was to restructure several campuses for the coming year, one won't even exist when schools open in august. Step More>>

    Celebrate Education 2014

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    CELEBRATE EDUCATION, and it begins next week at the Shreveport Convention Center. More>>

    Louisiana Tech to showcase innovation, entrepreneurship at annual ‘I-20 Top 20’

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    Business and community leaders, technology entrepreneurs, and leaders in innovation throughout north Louisiana will gather at Louisiana Tech University, April 29 for the second annual I-20 Top 20 Regional Showcase. More>>

    Education chief gets favorable job review

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    State Superintendent of Education John White has received a favorable job evaluation. 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>>

    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>>

    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>>

    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>>

    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.
    • Local NewsMore>>

    • DOTD urges City to Open Cross Lake Dam's spillway

      DOTD urges City to Open Cross Lake Dam's spillway

      Sunday, April 20 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-04-21 02:55:23 GMT
      The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development want the City of Shreveport to open Cross Lake dam's spillway but the city is refusing.
      The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development want the City of Shreveport to open Cross Lake dam's spillway but the city is refusing.
    • Shreveport's iconic civil rights moment remember, Little Union Church unveils historical marker

      Shreveport's iconic civil rights moment remember, Little Union Church unveils historical marker

      Sunday, April 20 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-04-21 02:01:09 GMT
      If you were involved in the civil rights movement in Shreveport, most likely you visited Little Union Baptist Church. It was the thriving center of the movement and was where leaders met to discuss.
      If you were involved in the civil rights movement in Shreveport, most likely you visited Little Union Baptist Church. It was the thriving center of the movement and was where leaders met to discuss.
    • Another bomb threat at Texarkana Walmart

      Another bomb threat at Texarkana Walmart

      Sunday, April 20 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-04-20 22:17:17 GMT
      The Texarkana Walmart on the 4000 block of New Boston Road received another bomb threat this afternoon.  premise.
      The Texarkana Walmart on the 4000 block of New Boston Road received another bomb threat this afternoon.  premise.
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