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Leading the way

Argyle Intermediate School teacher Brenda Williams, third from left, shows off a $1,000 check from the H-E-B grocery company. She won the prize after being named a finalist for the company’s Leadership Elementary Award.

In the schools

Strike a pose

In the schools

In the schools

New tool aids college students

WASHINGTON — Getting through college isn’t easy, and it can be even harder for low-income and first generation students with few support resources. A new tool involving big data can help those at risk.

UNT briefs

Briefly in university notes

UNT briefs

Briefly in university notes

Emily McPherson: New policy sends the wrong message to DISD students

The Denton school district has made a controversial (or, as the school board called it: courageous and brave) move regarding grading policies to take effect next year. The new policy throws deadlines out the window by allowing students to turn in late work at any time and retake tests over and over. It also does away with the six-week grading periods, replacing them with nine-week periods.

Ashlyn Foss: Media feeding into vicious cycle of mass shootings

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Student makes a sound of success with music career

Cancer survivors start website