The movement against vaccines and the flat earth conspiracy. It’s a counter-revolution against science.
According to a recent poll from Sandbar Solar, a solar installation company, only 47 percent of Tennesseans surveyed said they were prepared to make lifestyle changes to curb or stop the effects of climate change.
The Tennessee Board of Education released the third annual Educator Preparation Report Card Thursday, allowing Tennesseans a look at the progress of education preparation providers and college education programs toward key education priority areas in Tennessee.
Gov. Bill Lee announced Wednesday a new initiative meant to increase science, technology, engineering and math training in K-12 schools.
As demand for workers in technical fields increases and higher education costs for prospective students continues to rise throughout the country and region, many Tennesseans are beginning to think that the university path simply isn’t for everyone.
The experiences of people of color in Appalachia are often overlooked in many historical discussions about the region, which usually focus on the Scotch-Irish settlers who came to define understandings of contemporary mainstream Appalachian culture.
East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland named Dr. William Block dean of the Quillen College of Medicine after serving as interim dean since last July. Block will be the first Quillen alumnus to serve as dean of the college.
A measles outbreak near Portland, Oregon has continued to spread in Oregon and Washington with 49 confirmed cases as of last week, putting health officials on alert about future outbreaks elsewhere.
After Elizabethton City Schools closed Thursday and Friday due to illness, there have been concerns about whether other surrounding districts in Northeast Tennessee would follow suit.
Two elementary school students came out on top against favorites from Indian Trail Intermediate School and Liberty Bell Middle School at Wednesday’s Johnson City Schools Spelling Bee, ultimately decided by two words – “approbate” and “operation.”