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Tennessee begins Common Core standards review

Tennessee begins Common Core standards review

June 6th, 2015 2:31 pm by Jason Gonzales, The Tennessean

Tennessee embarked on its review of Common Core State Standards this week with a room full of educators at The Inn at Opryland in Nashville.

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12 documentaries that will inspire kids to change the world

12 documentaries that will inspire kids to change the world

June 2nd, 2015 1:54 pm by Caroline Knorr

The words "let's watch a documentary" might not roll off the tongue of the average tween or teen. But, during the long days of summer when kids crave a change of pace, or have time to explore subjects, documentaries can provide a welcome diversion.

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Kid Power draws big crowd at fairground

Kid Power draws big crowd at fairground

June 1st, 2015 9:12 am by Contributed to the Press

More than 1,100 attended the 12th Annual Kid Power, a free community event, Saturday at the Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray.

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School's out! But the learning doesn't stop with 4-H

School's out! But the learning doesn't stop with 4-H - VIDEO

May 29th, 2015 10:02 am by David Floyd

To celebrate the accomplishments made by children in grades 4-8, 4-H sponsored a special event Thursday at the Appalachian Fairgrounds that allowed participants to take three classes from a roster of about 30

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Must-have travel apps

Must-have travel apps

May 22nd, 2015 4:34 pm by Ingrid Simone

Whether you're taking the kids on a day trip or a trip around the world, if you're bringing a smartphone or tablet, you'll want to be sure you have these great apps for getting them involved and engaged in your travel adventure.

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Your guide to Memorial Day and related events in NE Tennessee

Your guide to Memorial Day and related events in NE Tennessee

May 22nd, 2015 11:21 am by Dylan Chesser

Local organizations have several events planned for Memorial Day weekend in remembrance of those who have fought and died to protect Americans' liberty.

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App review: What every parent needs to know about Snapchat

App review: What every parent needs to know about Snapchat

May 19th, 2015 11:08 am by Chris Morris

Parents need to know that Snapchat is a popular messaging app that allows teens to exchange user-generated photos, texts, and videos - as well as to use live video chat. Find out more about Snapchat here.

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Barter Theatre's Barter Youth Academy

Barter Theatre's Barter Youth Academy

May 15th, 2015 4:31 pm by Staff Report

This summer Barter Theatre's Barter Youth Academy (BYA) is offering summer classes in four locations: Abingdon, Bristol, Kingsport and Elizabethton.

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Child Sense: Overcoming the sun protection hurdle

Child Sense: Overcoming the sun protection hurdle

May 13th, 2015 3:52 pm by Priscilla Dunstan

As summer approaches and we spend more time outside, it's important to protect our children's skin from sun damage. Often young children will resist wearing sunscreen and very few will keep their hat on for very long, however necessary and important it is

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