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yesterday

Number of foreign students in U.S. hits record high

The number of foreign exchange students studying at U.S. colleges and universities is at a record high.

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Friday

Glenellen Elementary School to be led by Patti Koloski

Patti Koloski has been selected to serve as the principal of Glenellen Elementary School, replacing Cindy Adams.

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Friday

Education historian denounces Common Core

Diane Ravitch is one of the nation’s leading voices against education reforms.

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Thursday

Christmas in occupied Clarksville event at Fort Defiance

Visitors to the event will be able to step back in time.

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Wednesday

Fort Campbell to hold education fair

Fort Campbell Army Continuing Education Services will host an education fair Thursday, Nov. 20.

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Tuesday

APSU Dept. of Theatre and Dance to add new degrees in 2015

The new degree curriculum will help train students to enter the professional theatre and dance world.

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Tuesday

Feds want your phone bill to boost Internet in schools

Would you pay a little more on your phone bill to make sure every child has access to high-speed Internet at school?

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Monday

Bill seeks to repeal Common Core, set up panel

Two Republican state senators have filed legislation to repeal the state’s Common Core standards.

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Nov. 13, 2014

TN Department of Education commissioner steps down

Kevin Huffman will be departing the administration to move into the private sector.

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Nov. 13, 2014

APSU to endow scholarship to honor local veteran

The APSU Military Alumni Chapter honored retired Command Sgt. Maj. Sidney Brown.

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yesterday in Crime, News

Man arrested for murder in Hopkinsville

Quinton Thomas Quarles charged in fatal shooting.

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yesterday in Lifestyle

Cost of Thanksgiving is going up, but not by much

The price for putting Thanksgiving dinner on the table is expected to rise slightly this year, to about $49.41.

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yesterday in Business

Sugary drinks still marketed to children

Marketers continue to reach children and teens through product placement and social media.