Communication

STEMmobile: A Catalyst for Learning in Rural Regions

Fifty-three feet of science sits in front of the K-8 Celina School. Twenty fifth graders shuffle around inside, zealously conducting experiments on stainless steel countertops under flat screen TVs. Celina, a town smaller than the student body of some Tennessee high schools, is tucked away in the serene Cumberland mountains. That is exactly why the …

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How Can I Help? Four Ways a Library Media Specialist Can Answer This Question

Our school library media center is equipped with 30 student computers and was one of the sites for the administration of the writing assessment to our more than 1,100 middle school students in February. Gearing up for the writing assessment, my lessons involved teaching students how to navigate the practice site. Because our current students …

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Four Tennessee School Districts Make National AP Honor Roll

Every year the College Board recognizes districts across the country that increase access to Advanced Placement coursework while also maintaining or increasing the percentage of students that earn a three or higher on AP exams. This year four public Tennessee school districts made the grade! Congratulations to Blount County Schools, Lincoln County Schools, Maryville City …

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