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Teachers start in NW Arkansas

Area’s 4 largest districts welcome hundreds of new hires

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

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Administrators bring in new teachers for 2017-18 school year

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

Springdale chooses academic coach

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

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Bentonville School Board looking at teacher raises

BENTONVILLE -- Administrators are studying giving teachers more than a 1 percent raise during the fall semester.

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Social workers in district plans

Deemed extra layer of help

SPRINGDALE -- On any given school day, a child will need clothing, shoes or a coat.

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Springdale school officials to study adding social workers

SPRINGDALE -- On any given school day, a child will need clothing, shoes or a coat.

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Rogers High selected for state pilot on teacher collaboration

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

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VIDEO: Springdale's NTI academy introduces students to manufacturing

SPRINGDALE -- 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.

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Board approves pay hikes

Fayetteville teachers receive boost to $45,000 per year

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.

Groups prepare for backpack giveaways

Costs at the start of a school year can be a burden for families living in poverty in Northwest Arkansas.

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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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