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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...

Video: Former Razorback shot in Fayetteville

Tretola, bystander injured; police search for suspect

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE — A former Razorback football player was one of two men shot early Sunday morning in a university parking lot, according to police and other sources. Continue reading...

It takes a village to stem hunger

Traveling exhibit shares Americans stories

Subscriber onlyHunger relief in Northwest Arkansas involves more than the work of one individual, nonprofit group or corporation. It takes many parts pulling together for a common goal. Continue reading...

Fayetteville superintendent lays out plan for raises

Subscriber only Superintendent Matthew Wendt is recommending raising teacher pay by $3,000 and hourly salaries by an average of 3.5 percent, he told School Board members during a work session Thursday. Continue reading...

Springdale administrators discuss new school year

Subscriber only Marcia Smith, one of the assistant superintendents for instruction, asked School Board members Tuesday about situations where they hear the phrase, "Game on." Continue reading...

VIDEO: Few weeks left to wrap up school construction projects

Subscriber onlyStudents who arrive on the first day of school next month will see new spaces across Benton and Washington counties. Continue reading...

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