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Aug 13 2014

Renovation, construction starts soon

Renovation and construction at the Tyler Public Library will commence Aug. 11, 2014. Construction is expected to be completed by mid-October. The Library will remain open during the renovation and will observe normal hours. The Library is open Monday through Thursday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. …

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Jul 21 2014

Texas A&M awarded

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) has awarded a $4.5 million, two-year contract for its new Texas Research-based Adult Instruction Network Professional Development Consortium (TRAIN PD) to the Texas Center for the Advancement of Literacy and Learning (TCALL) in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University. TRAIN PD is an innovative approach …

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May 08 2014

VIVA MEXICO

You can chose to close the gap between poor and rich children. I have deliberately chosen to  do so. Our students are cross-culturally educated. They are comfortable with diversity and can relate to anyone from anywhere. They are the leaders of tomorrow in a changing world,” said  Dr. Cynthia Wise,  Principal of Ned E. Williams …

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Jun 18 2012

Partaking of fiction with a Biblical worldview

By: Shaunna Howat Numerous parents over the past two decades have approached me with grave concerns over what their children are reading. Their concerns are wide-ranging and unpredictable.   Some say that their children should only read specifically Christian literature; anything else would be too much of the world. In fact, I taught for a …

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Jan 24 2012

“The Bookworm” wiggles into Tyler

Preschoolers and young children are in for a rollicking good time when storyteller and children’s entertainer Margaret Clauder shows up at the Tyler Public Library on Friday, January 27 as The Bookworm. Clauder will entertain young children with stories, puppets and magic during two performances, at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., in Taylor Auditorium at the …

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May 25 2011

Summer reading returns in June

Summer Reading is coming back to the Longview Public Library.  Beginning June 1, kids ages 5 – 12 can sign up for this fantastic program and get rewarded for reading. The reading part of the program runs from June 12 – July 29 and kids must read at least 15 minutes per day to be …

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May 18 2011

Reading prescription

Premier Pediatrics has now included books on its medical regimen for children. The clinic has eagerly embraced the Reach Out and Read program as it is one of national initiatives now striving to give very young children a head start on their education. Reach Out and Read targets less-fortunate children who might not otherwise have …

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Jan 20 2011

Students devise novel retirement gift

What is a good parting gift for someone who has spent 40 years teaching school?  Many might say a watch to mark the retiree’s remaining time, or a book to read to pass this time.  Douglas Elementary fourth-grade teacher Tom Rhodes knew exactly what he wanted.  He wanted his pupils to read–to read words by …

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