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Governor Haslam stands by Tennessee Board of Education policy changes

Governor Haslam stands by Tennessee Board of Education policy changes

September 3rd, 2013 9:01 pm by Nathan Baker

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam stood by recent controversial teaching license policy changes by the state Board of Education, saying a job performance measure for educators is needed to help the state’s students improve.

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ETSU first public four-year school to get automated package delivery system

ETSU first public four-year school to get automated package delivery system

September 2nd, 2013 8:55 pm by Rex Barber

An automated package delivery system at East Tennessee State University is the first one in the nation installed at a public four-year school.

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Phase I of construction on Downtown Centre to begin shortly

Phase I of construction on Downtown Centre to begin shortly

September 1st, 2013 9:15 pm by Rex Barber

A contractor should begin work in a few weeks to prepare the Downtown Centre for occupancy by Northeast State Community College, according to the school’s president.

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State lawmakers pondering reversal of teaching policy

State lawmakers pondering reversal of teaching policy

August 30th, 2013 9:28 pm by Nathan Baker

State legislators are poised to take action to reverse a state Board of Education policy that they say goes too far and could cost Tennessee hundreds of dedicated educators.

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David Crockett High School's TVAAS score announced during school pep rally

David Crockett High School's TVAAS score announced during school pep rally

August 30th, 2013 6:32 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Friday morning’s pep rally at David Crockett High School garnered a lot of school spirit, as various faculty members dressed up as DCHS cheerleaders and celebrity favorites from the TV show “Duck Dynasty” to help the students cheer on the football team fo

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Update: Elizabethton man arrested after fleeing THP stop that prompted Hampton school lockdowns

Update: Elizabethton man arrested after fleeing THP stop that prompted Hampton school lockdowns

August 30th, 2013 1:36 pm by John Thompson

Two Carter County schools were locked down for about 45 minutes today while the Tennessee Highway Patrol searched for an armed man near school property, school and law enforcement officials said this afternoon.

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Indian Trail students take lesson on organs to heart

Indian Trail students take lesson on organs to heart

August 29th, 2013 10:17 am by Nathan Baker

David Nutter's Indian Trial Intermediate School students were able to supplement their lessons on organs with a larger-than-life inflatable heart.

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ETSU announces summer dean's list

ETSU announces summer dean's list

August 29th, 2013 9:53 am by Contributed — ETSU

Here you will find all the names of ETSU students who attained a GPA of at least 3.7 during the summer 2013 session.

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ETSU showcase offers freebies, friendship, fun for students, staff, faculty

ETSU showcase offers freebies, friendship, fun for students, staff, faculty

August 28th, 2013 4:31 pm by Rex Barber

You never know where you’ll meet friends, but with thousands of people available and free food around, it’s likely you could make at least a new contact or two.

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth at ETSU!

August 28th, 2013 8:55 am by Staff Report

The Johnson City Press had the Happy Snaps Photo Booth out at the Back To School Fest at ETSU!

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