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Amarillo Parents and Teachers Voice Opinions About the STAAR Test

Yesterday, a story came out about a glitch with the STAAR test that might have 39 kids retaking the test entirely. We asked the community how they feel about the STAAR test and got some interesting responses.

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Amarillo Gets a B- On the List of Best Cities For Young Families

Amarillo is not considered the best place for young families to live.

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You Can Still Get A High School Diploma In Hereford If You’re Over 21

The Hereford Independent School District is offering a special program for students who didn't finish high school.

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Host an International Student in Your Home

Have you ever considered hosting a student in your home, but didn't have any idea on how to go about applying.  There is a organization in Amarillo that can help you become a host family for a international student.

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Randall County Sheriff’s Department Offers Citizen Academy

If you have ever been interested in law enforcement, but never followed than dream, then the Citizen Academy could be for you.  The Randall County Sheriff's Department will be starting a new Citizen Academy in March.

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Mommy Blogger April B. -The Impact an Educator Has on a Child

About this time every year, I find myself disgruntled. My disgruntlement is always a direct result of a brand new school year and all the old feelings it stirs in me.

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Texas Panhandle Chapter of the American Red Cross to Offer Babysitting Classes

When it comes to earning extra money as a young person, babysitting is the way to go.  However, parents don't want to leave their children with just anybody, so if you or someone you know is thinking about starting to babysit, then this class would be perfect. 

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Mommy Blogger Robyn L. – Back to School Tips From a Teacher

I saw a commercial where a mom sat in a silent house and said "This is what September sounds like." Yep. It's that time. Teachers and students are getting ready to go back to school. And while September doesn't sound anything like a quiet house to me, I am getting excited to start another school year. With the beginning of a new year in mind, I wanted to share some thoughts from a teacher to a parent.

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Mommy Blogger Christy K. – From Stressed Mess To Calm and Collected

Today, all is right with the world!  I have been stressed to the max, waiting to find out where I would be interning after grad school, when I would be moving, where I would live, how my final exams would turn out…

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Michigan Parent Thinks Anne Frank Book is Too Pornographic[VIDEO]

When I first read that Anne Frank was too pornographic, I laughed.  Seriously, Anne Frank pornographic?  Then I watched the video.  A teacher in Michigan has assigned her students to read a book about Anne Frank.  This book isn't The Diary of Anne Frank, most of us read in school.  The book is The Diary of a Young Girl: Anne Frank (The Definitive Edition).  It is the unedited version. The unedited version contains very descriptive content.

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Watch How This Rude Law Professor “Educates” Students

If there's one thing you can say about politics, it certainly brings out the best in people.

As you can see in the above video, a political "debate" went awry when a University of Oregon Professor physically pushed two students subsequent to making "racists remarks" towards them...

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What Type of School Provides Kids with the Best Education? — Survey of the Day

Every child in the United States is entitled to a free public school education. However, according to a new survey from Gallup of 1012 adults, public schools rate lowest among all the education options children have.

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