Education

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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

Someone's Getting Free Shoes

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

Harvey Munford (D-Las Vegas) Nevada Legislature photo

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

Clark County School Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky at Sunrise Mountain High School, January 22, 2015. CCSD Twitter photo.

CCSD Touts High School Graduation Numbers

District reports 71% of seniors graduated last year

01/22/2015

Arizona Public Schools Consider Suspension Of Letter Grade System (photo: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Arizona Public Schools Consider Suspension Of Letter Grade System

Arizona’s public schools may not get letter grades this year from the state.

01/15/2015