Brenda Bernet

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Teachers start in NW Arkansas

Area’s 4 largest districts welcome hundreds of new hires

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas' largest school districts welcomed more than 500 teachers to their campuses this month, from recent graduates to experienced veterans. Continue reading...

Administrators bring in new teachers for 2017-18 school year

Subscriber onlyThe area's largest school districts welcomed more than 500 teachers to new campuses this month, from recent graduates to experienced veterans. Continue reading...

Springdale chooses academic coach

Subscriber onlyA Har-Ber High School teacher is the district's new academic coach, following an announcement made Tuesday night. Continue reading...

Bentonville School Board looking at teacher raises

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Administrators are studying giving teachers more than a 1 percent raise during the fall semester. Continue reading...

Social workers in district plans

Deemed extra layer of help

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- On any given school day, a child will need clothing, shoes or a coat. Continue reading...

Springdale school officials to study adding social workers

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- On any given school day, a child will need clothing, shoes or a coat. Continue reading...

Rogers High selected for state pilot on teacher collaboration

Subscriber onlyRogers High School is among 11 Arkansas schools and one school district selected to participate in a professional learning communities pilot project. Continue reading...

VIDEO: Springdale's NTI academy introduces students to manufacturing

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Paul Tribble, a home-school student going into ninth grade, can't solve a Rubik's Cube, but he helped build a robot that can. Continue reading...

Board approves pay hikes

Fayetteville teachers receive boost to $45,000 per year

Subscriber only Beginning teacher pay in the School District is set to rise above $45,000 a year, following a 6-0 School Board vote Thursday night. Continue reading...

Groups prepare for backpack giveaways

Subscriber onlyCosts at the start of a school year can be a burden for families living in poverty in Northwest Arkansas. Continue reading...

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Bentonville's School Board hears a presentation during its Monday meeting. The board is considering ...

Bentonville's School Board hears a presentation during its Monday meeting. The board is considering salary increases for teachers ...

Published: August 8, 2017

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