Cool Schools/Heart of a Teacher

New Episodes Thursdays.

A new AETN digital first series every Thursday celebrating Arkansas schools and teachers. "Cool Schools" and "Heart of a Teacher" can be found online on Facebook and YouTube. Each week a new group of students, teachers and parents will be our subject, highlighting small and large schools alike, fostering school and community pride throughout the state.


  • Heart of a Teacher: David Poindexter, Pea Ridge School District
    David Poindexter, a science teacher at Pea Ridge School District, shares his reasons for becoming an educator and how he's helping shape the students of today for their future life choices.
  • Self-defense at Horatio Public Schools
    In the Horatio Lions School District, students are learning to develop discipline, self-regulate and establish practical skills that will serve them their entire lives. But, these lessons aren’t taking place in a traditional classroom setting.

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Do you have a cool school? Do you know a teacher we need to feature? Please share your nominations for future episodes of "Cool Schools" and "Heart of a Teacher" using the form below.

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