Ball Camp principals take a night job

Sandra ClarkKarns, Our Town Kids

Last week the principals of Ball Camp Elementary School delivered pizzas to the homes of students who sold 25 or more coupon books.
Principal Sarah Brengle posted on Facebook that she …

Share your opinion on K-12 math standards

Larry Van GuilderOur Town Kids

Tennessee law mandates that the State Board of Education review K-12 academic standards every six years in a “thorough and transparent process.” All Tennesseans may share their opinions in a …

Goddard offers boost for educators

Lesli Bales-SherrodOur Town Kids

A fundraiser by The Goddard School of Knoxville will provide up to 22 scholarships each year for students majoring in early childhood education at Pellissippi State Community College.
The Goddard Luau, …

Dunn, Massey get children’s award

Sandra ClarkOur Town Kids

Two Knoxville legislators have been honored with the “Champion of Children Award” by the Prevent Child Abuse Tennessee. PCAT praised the lawmakers for helping to secure additional funding for evidence-based …