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Tennessee is introducing a warranty for its community and technical college programs by offering free retraining if an employer says a graduate's skills set comes up short.

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Leaders from several Kentucky education groups have announced a pension reform plan that they say is a sustainable approach. 

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A University of Tennessee Martin professor has apologized for writing a letter containing 'descriptions of mass violence on campus.'

Dropping The F-Bomb In Class? Teachers Weigh In

Nov 3, 2017

Warning: This post contains language that some may find offensive.

So we asked, and you answered: Is it ever OK for students to curse in the classroom?

The question comes out of our "Raising Kings" series, where a radical new approach in a Washington, D.C., high school has led educators to move beyond suspending students for disruptive behavior, to talking with those kids to learn where the behavior comes from.

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Kentucky’s Council on Postsecondary Education is expected to vote Friday on recommended funding to support higher education institutions over the next two years.  That biennial request will go to the governor, legislative leaders, and the state budget office.

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The McCracken County Public Library is designing and implementing coding programs for local youth through a $20,000 dollar national grant.

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The University of Tennessee at Martin is opting not to outsource its facilities management services.

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Kentucky's public universities are trying to recruit former students who left without a degree to come back and finish.

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State education officials say more than 7,000 Kentucky students will showcase their innovative ideas and technological savvy at regional events in coming weeks.

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Murray State University is marking the completion of a science complex 18 years in the making. Coinciding with Homecoming Weekend, the university dedicated on Friday the $35 million Engineering and Physics Building, as part of the Gene Wells Ray Science Campus. 

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