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Nevada has a new superintendent of public instruction — that's basically a CEO position, overseeing education in the state.
The new school year started Monday for the 322,000 students and 39,000 staff members in the Clark County School District.
After the Parkland, Florida school shooting, schools around the country were forced to face the fact that an active shooter situation is a real danger.
Nevada is no different.
We've reported a lot on education in Nevada. We've talked about empowerment schools. We've talked about weighted funding. We've talked about Zoom and Victory Schools and Read by 3.
Another hurdle has appeared for the controversial Education Savings Account program.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A school district in Nevada has decided not to punish students with overdue lunch accounts by feeding them lesser meals.
So far this year, police have arrested 11 teachers or school personnel for sexual offenses with students within the Clark County School District.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval was front and center with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos as President Donald Trump was signing an executive order to reduce the federal government's role in K-12 education.
Governor Brian Sandoval is defending a law known as “Read by Grade 3” that was implemented during the 2015 Legislative session, despite recent criticisms by the Washoe County School District.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada public schools placed last in the nation in a ranking comparing the 50 states and the District of Columbia.
Education Week gave Nevada a "D'' grade, with a score of 65 out of 100 in its "Quality Counts 2017" report made public Wednesday.
This week, the Annie E. Casey Foundation released its annual Kids Count, a nation-wide, state-by-state ranking of the overall well-being of children.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas judge has dismissed one of two lawsuits filed against Nevada's sweeping new school choice program, although the program is still on hold for other concerns.
The National Institute for Early Education Research put out its annual report on the state of preschools in the U.S.
There’s no need to say it, because it’s something known all too well: the state of education in Nevada is horrible.
CARSON CITY — A district judge put Nevada's sweeping school choice program on hold just weeks before money was expected to flow to parents for private school tuition.
The NAEP scores – commonly called the nation’s school report card – came out a few weeks ago.
CARSON CITY (AP) — Nevada is getting nearly $300,000 in federal money to help low-income students take Advanced Placement tests.
The U.S. Department of Education announced Wednesday that Nevada was one of 38 states to receive a share of the $28 million in program funds.
The Clark County School District made waves in June when it announced that teachers and administrators would not receive salary increases.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Three colleges in Nevada have been awarded federal grant money totaling $1.1 million for student support services.
The U.S. Department of Education on Friday announced the four grants to three Nevada higher education systems.
CARSON CITY (AP) — Gov. Brian Sandoval is visiting Las Vegas schools to sign bills implementing his multimillion-dollar education agenda.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Senators have approved two bills to implement Gov. Brian Sandoval's education initiatives.
The full Senate voted Thursday to approve SB405, which expands the Zoom School program focused on English language learners.
The Nye County School District recently posted a new job opening - for a music teacher in Beatty Schools.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - A bill aimed at helping lower-income students afford private schools has passed the Nevada Assembly.
Lawmakers approved AB165 in a 25-17 party-line vote on Wednesday.
The topic of sex education has been a sensitive one for the Clark County School District board ever since September, when skeptical parents got wind of...