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Giles County Schools Open House Schedules

Giles County schools are preparing for the 2017-18 academic year by inviting students and parents to join them in several open house events...

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Food allergy fast facts

Food allergies can develop from birth, and some last a lifetime. Others are developed at different ages and may be outgrown. No matter when...

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Reduce kids' risk of getting colds at school

School-aged kids who catch colds or the flu from their classmates can quickly spread those colds to their family members, who then might...

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Treat kids to lunches that meet all needs

School lunch may seem like a relatively easy concept for parents to master. However, day in and day out, enterprising moms and dads grow...

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Avoid back injuries by choosing the right backpack

Finding the right backpack is an essential component of back-to-school shopping. Children may have their own ideas of what's in style, but...

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Giles Schools Have New Electronic Devices Policy

The Use of Personal Communications and Electronic Devices Policy has changed to require students to turn off their cell phones and other...

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Signs and symptoms of ADHD

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, a behavioral condition marked by difficulty sitting still, paying attention and controlling...

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Did you know?

Modern technology has forever transformed the classroom. As calculators replaced abacuses, mobile phone apps have now replaced calculators,...

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How to ask for a letter of recommendation

Knowledge, skills and personality can get students far, but having the right people in their corners can open doors for new opportunities...

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Vocational schooling can pave the way to high-paying jobs

Many students believe that the next natural step after graduating from high school is to go off to college. Secondary education has become...

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Healthy ways to get to school

Traffic on roadways increases during the morning and afternoon hours during the school year. During the morning and mid-afternoon, millions...

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How to identify and stop cyberbullying

Today's students have many new things to contend with as they navigate the school year. As a greater number of schools transition to...

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Did you know?

According to an Experian College Graduate Survey conducted in 2016, 58 percent of soon-to-be graduates acknowledged they had a credit card,...

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How to save on college housing costs

College is expensive, and the costs are only rising. Scholarships and grants can help mitigate the costs of higher education, but even...

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Maintain a safe school bus stop

School buses are safe modes of transportation for children. Statistics from Transport Canada indicate that transportation by school bus is...

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