Spotlight on Youth Villages in Upper Cumberland

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Youth Villages in Cookeville, Tennessee provides many services to the Upper Cumberland. Join WCTE’s Great Ready to Learn host Cindy Putman and her special guest from Youth Villages as they share about foster care, adoption, Life Set, intensive in-home services and crisis services.

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Spotlight on Served Like a Girl at Putnam County Library May 14th

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Join us for this week’s Get Ready To Learn radio show as host Cindy Putman, WCTE’s Ready To Learn Project Manager is joined by Kristy Keeling, WCTE’s Education and Community Impact Manager for a discussion on the upcoming free screening at the Putnam County Library on Monday, May 14th.

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Spotlight on Storyfest 2018 in Cookeville, TN

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Join WCTE’s Get Ready To Learn host Cindy Putman as she chats with Beth Thompson and Peggy Fragopolous about Storyfest that is returning to Dogwood Park on Saturday, May 5, 2018.

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Spotlight on TTU College of Education & Importance of Educators in the Upper Cumberland

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Can you think of a person who had a positive impact on your life as a child? Did a favorite teacher come to mind? If that is the case then you will enjoy hearing WCTE’s Ready To Learn host Cindy Putman and Julie Baker, Associate Dean of The College Of Education at Tennessee Tech University, discuss the importance of highly trained educators and their impact on the Upper Cumberland.

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Spotlight on Summer Learning & Child Care Options for 2018

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Join WCTE’s Get Ready To Learn host, Cynthia Putman and Putnam County School System Extended Learning Coordinator, Brenda Hughett, as they share about the learning opportunities available during the summer of 2018 for Putnam County students.

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The Least Intimidating Way to Start a Running Habit

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WCTE is committed to building a healthier community, and one way that we are striving to do this is with our Run the Cumberland Medal Series! Visit http://www.wcte.org/run/ to learn more and consider signing up for a future race!

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Spotlight on Autism Awareness & Sesame Street's Julia

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Join WCTE’s Get Ready To Learn host, Cynthia Putman as she shares about the topic of Autism, introduces Julia from Sesame Street, and shares tips for understanding Autism. Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) affect approximately one in every 68 children in the US, but while the ASD diagnosis is common, the public’s understanding of ASD is varied.

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Spotlight on TTU WOW 2018

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Join Cynthia Putman, WCTE’s Get Ready To Learn Radio Host, along with Kristy Keeling WCTE’s Education and Community Impact Manager, and Kaitlin Salyers, Committee Chair for Tennessee Tech University’s upcoming International Festival Window on the World as they discuss this free community event.

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Do you remember what it was like to be a second grader?

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Join Ready To Learn radio show host Cindy Putman as she interviews two second graders from Capshaw Elementary, Gaspar and Juana, as they share about their adventures in school. These two Putnam County School System students have been in the LEAPs program for the past two years.

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Spotlight on Youth Villages in Upper Cumberland

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Join WCTE’s Get Ready To Learn host, Cynthia Putman and Tiffany Maynard, Foster Parent Recruiter for Youth Villages, as they discuss the need for Foster parents in the Upper Cumberland. Maynard answers questions that people considering becoming Foster Parents will be able to use to help make an informed decision.

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Spotlight on PBS KIDS Nature Cat LEAPs Camp & TN Jr. Ranger Program

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Would you like to discover an adventurous way some Putnam County School System spent Spring Break 2018? If you want to hear about their adventures, tune in at 9:30 a.m. on 107.7 and 1400 The Hub, as Cindy Putman and Brenda Hughett interview some LEAPs students who just completed PBS KIDS Nature Cat LEAPs Camp and the Tennessee State Parks Jr. Ranger Program.

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Spotlight on Cookeville Breakfast Rotary International Night 2018: Australia

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Join us this week on WCTE’s Get Ready To Learn radio show as host Cindy Putman and Retired Air Force Colonel and rotary President-elect Johnnie Hall share information about the upcoming Cookeville Breakfast Rotary event, International Night 2018: Celebrate Australia. This event is a way to honor and recognize our two country’s military cooperation through the years.

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PBS EdCamp & A Visit from a Special Guest

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This week on WCTE’s Get Ready To Learn radio show, join Cindy Putman and Extended Learning Programs Coordinator Brenda Hughett as they discuss all the great work that has been happening in the Putnam County School System LEAPs program and the PBS EdCamp sponsored by PCSS and the EdCamp Foundation.

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WCTE Get Ready To Learn with Special Guest Moms

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On this week’s edition of our Get Ready To Learn radio show, join WCTE’s Cindy Putman Ready To Learn Project manager and two great moms who also happen to be WCTE employees, Jodi Pitts, Events & Engagement Manager and Samantha Chambers, WCTE Events Assistant. They join us to chat about kids & media, WCTE events and more!

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Spotlight on WCTE's PBS Edcamp March 8th - Register Now!

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Join WCTE’s Cindy Putman Ready To Learn Project manager and Kristy Keeling WCTE’s Education and Community Impact Manager as they discuss the upcoming PBS Edcamp on this week's WCTE Get Ready To Learn radio show. This special event is hosted by WCTE and Putnam County Schools.

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