Education

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‘Inside Out’ Film Helping Children How To Describe Feelings

Disney Pixar is releasing the highly anticipated film ‘Inside Out’ this weekend and neuroscience just might have inspired the creation of this movie.

06/15/2015

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$3-Million Bail For School Bus Driver

55-year-old accused of sexually assaulting special education students as young as 3

06/04/2015

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Sixth-Grader Told She Can’t Use Bible Verse In Class Assignment Stirs Controversy

A Nevada sixth-grader who wanted to include the John 3:16 Bible verse into an “All About Me” PowerPoint presentation was told by her teacher and school administrators to remove the religious passage.

05/22/2015

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Provide Shoes for the Needy Just by Taking a Pic of Your Feet

Why did I take a picture of my bare feet with Dayna Roselli on “Carlos & Dayna in the Morning“?  Well, as a result of me snapping the above pic, someone less fortunate will now receive a free pair […]

05/06/2015

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New Mexico Mom Cheers On Daughter In Student Fight

The mother of an Albuquerque middle school student is accused of cheering on a fight between her daughter and another girl after school.

03/20/2015

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Arizona Senate Committee Passes Bill Ditching Common Core

The Senate Education Committee approved a bill to ditch the state’s new Common Core school standards Thursday after amending the bill to allow the state Board of Education to help adopt new guidelines.

03/19/2015

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Bill Would Mandate Multicultural Education

Las Vegas Assemblyman tries again

03/17/2015

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Arizona High School Teacher Arrested For Sexting, Giving Drugs

A Bullhead City high school teacher is facing charges he allegedly texted explicit messages and photos to one student and smoked marijuana with several others.

03/13/2015

Carlos Diaz from KXNT's "Carlos & Dayna"... before & after.

Carlos Diaz Gets His Head Shaved by Dayna Roselli to Support Cancer Research

(Las Vegas, NV) –  Yep… I shaved my head for Childhood Cancer Research. Here’s how the evening went down: Last Saturday night, I took part in my first St. Baldrick’s Celebrity Charity Fundraiser Event.  For years, […]

03/09/2015

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Hundreds Of High School Students Stage Walk-Out Over Common Core Standards

Students frustrated over a new standardized test are walking out of schools around New Mexico in protest.

03/02/2015