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Workplace in the classroom at Fox Meadow Elem.

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)- Some Fox Meadow Elementary kids now know what it's like to be live on scene or to put handcuffs on a criminal.

The school held a Career Day and people from all walks of life went from room to room giving the kids a taste of what life is like when you grow up.

Amy Floyd, Principal at Fox Meadow Elementary, says, "We have a wide variety of presenters today all the way from policeman to those in the medical profession, those in the private business sector and of course those from the TV and radio."

Even some of the teachers decided to give it a try and see what it was like. All 400 students got to participate in career day.

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