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Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?

The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.

10/13/2014

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A Message To Sayreville From Sayreville: Take Your Town Back From The Mob

If you think what the kids allegedly did was horrifying, think about what the adults are actually doing. Forming mobs outside the school. Donning varsity jackets and waving team flags. Hassling media on the scene. Proclaiming, “Not […]

SportsRadio 610–10/08/2014

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Photographer Pleads Guilty To Producing Child Pornography

A photographer whose work included senior portraits for some high school students in East Texas has pleaded guilty to producing child pornography.

10/03/2014

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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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WATCH: The Next Jadeveon Clowney Is Here

Joc Bruce (what an awesome name!) is committed to Tennessee to play football. He goes to South-Doyle High School in Knoxville and he seems ready to begin his career as a big hitting SEC defensive […]

09/15/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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Constable Interrupts High School Football Game To Questions Refs

After a controversial play between the Tarkington Longhorns and the Splendora Wildcats on Friday night Liberty County Precinct 5 Constable L.W. DeSpain charged onto the field.

09/03/2014

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Pediatricians’ Rx For Schools: Later Start Times

Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.

08/28/2014

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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.

07/21/2014

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AMA: Cheerleading Should Be Considered A Sport

Doctors say cheerleaders perform potentially dangerous feats of acrobatics and should be subject to more safety measures and training.

06/09/2014

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