WCTE on the Radio - Dr. Allen Driggers

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Dr. Hannah Rawiszer, WCTE Director of Education and Community Engagement and host was joined this week by special guest Dr. Allen Driggers to discuss Queen Victoria, her accession to the throne, and her reign of the empire in anticipation of the premiere of the new Masterpiece drama Victoria on PBS.

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How Making Small Changes can have BIG Effects on the Health of Your Family in 2017

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This week on the Get Ready To Learn radio show, host Cindy Putman and co-host Dr. Marty Merritt and Sarah Nelson of Naturally Nelson's Farm will be sharing the first part of a two-part show that focuses on helping parents take small, doable steps toward healthier living for themselves and their families in 2017.

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WCTE on the Radio - Tom Janney

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Dr. Hannah Rawiszer, WCTE Director of Education and Community Engagement and host was joined this week by special guest Tom Janney, CPA and president of Janney and Associates in Smithville and incoming chair of the Upper Cumberland Broadcast Council, the governing body of WCTE. We discuss Tom's service as a board trustee and what's to come in 2017 for WCTE.

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Are you having an impact in the life of a future WCTE Academic Bowl Team Member?

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Join WCTE’s Get Ready To Learn Host, Cindy Putman and WCTE’s Education Outreach Associate, Reggie Brown as they discuss this year’s Academic Bowl and the history of this education and community engagement event at WCTE.

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WCTE on the Radio - Becky Magura (End of Year Wrap-Up)

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Dr. Hannah Rawiszer, WCTE Director of Education and Community Engagement and host was joined this week by co-host WCTE CEO/President Becky Magura. During this half hour show, Becky and Hannah talk about 2016 and how to be more mindful in making resolutions not only for a new year, but also each new day. We discuss new programming coming up on WCTE in 2017!

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WCTE's Ready To Learn Year in Review - 2016

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It's hard to believe that this is the last Saturday of 2016! WCTE's Ready To Learn host Cindy Putman is flying solo today as she reminisces about the special guests, events, and topics that made this program such a success in its inaugural year.

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WCTE on the Radio - Jere Hargrove

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Dr. Hannah Rawiszer, WCTE Director of Education and Community Engagement and host was joined this week by co-host WCTE CEO/President Becky Magura and special guest UCBC Board Trustee Chair Jere Hargrove. Hannah and Becky talked with Jere about his support of WCTE and his long-standing service on the board.

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Spotlight on TTU Child Development Lab and Being Your Child's First Teacher

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We all know that school is an important place in the life of a child, especially because it's where so much learning takes place. However, long before you send your child off to school, he or she has been learning, growing and developing. Did you know you are your child's first teacher? Without ever entering a classroom, a baby brain is a little sponge soaking up the world around them.

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WCTE On the Radio - Chris Shah

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Dr. Hannah Rawiszer, WCTE Director of Education and Community Engagement and host was joined this week by special guest Chris Shah, local Cookeville business owner, to talk about "Meet the Patels," the first film of the new Indie Lens Pop Up season! Chris discusses Indian culture and his perspective on dating and marriage (themes from the film).

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Impacting a Child's Life

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This week on WCTE's Get Ready To Learn radio show, host Cindy Putman was joined by special co-hosts Hannah Ellis and Logan Hartman. Both are former students of Putman's and former interns of WCTE.

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WCTE on the Radio - Peggy Harmann

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Our guest on the show this week is Peggy Harmann, Community Liaison from Blood Assurance. She will share more info about the importance of blood donation and about our partnership and sponsorship of a blood drive event, Blood Assurance & WCTE Blood Drive in Cookeville.

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Quality Over Quantity During the Holidays

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The holidays can be a hectic time, but we're taking this opportunity with our Get Ready To Learn blog (a companion to our Get Ready To Learn Radio Show) and encouraging families to keep in mind what really matters.

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WCTE on the Radio - Marlyn Bonacker & Jodi Pitts

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Host Hannah Rawiszer welcomes guest Marlyn Bonacker, WWII veteran, to discuss related programming on WCTE that recognizes the 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Mr. Bonacker gives an eyewitness account of his experiences as a tail gunner and Prisoner of War during WWII. Then, Jodi Pitts, WCTE Event Coordinator shares details about upcoming events.

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WCTE Gets into the Holiday Spirit with Parades, PBS Kids, and More!

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The holiday season is here and this edition of the Get Ready To Learn radio show has a holiday theme! WCTE is getting ready for parade season, and we're making appearances at many area Christmas parades, along with our pal Clifford, the Big Red Dog. See below for a schedule of area parades and look for WCTE at each!

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WCTE on the Radio - Becky Magura & Dr. Walter Derryberry

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In case you missed our most recent episode of WCTE on the Radio, visit our blog to stream the show! Host Hannah Rawiszer is joined by WCTE CEO Becky Magura and special guest Dr. Walter Derryberry to talk about the 50th anniversary edition of the City of Cookeville Christmas Parade.

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