Education

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Free College Tuition For Two Families

State Treasurer promoting prepaid program

01/09/2015

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Arizona Superintendent: Hip-Hop Course Violates State’s Ethnic Studies Ban

The head of Arizona public schools says the Tucson Unified School District is violating a state ban on ethnic studies and risks losing state funding.

01/02/2015

Think tank report recommends stepping up advanced training in science, technology, engineering and math so the state can diversify its economy. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Study: Skilled Worker Shortage Hurts Nevada

Think tank report recommends stepping up advanced training in science, technology, engineering and math so the state can diversify its economy.

11/12/2014

A homework assignment at Mapleton Junior High School caused controversy among many parents who say that students – who were asked to take an inventory of their family medicine cabinets – were forced to participate in an intrusive health class assignment.

School Assignment Draws Controversy, Asks Students To Take Inventory Of Family Medicine Cabinet

A homework assignment at Mapleton Junior High School caused controversy among many parents who say that students – who were asked to take an inventory of their family medicine cabinets – were forced to participate in an intrusive health class assignment.

10/27/2014

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Nevada Schools Report Card

State education department puts annual assessment online

09/12/2014

A Utah elementary school teacher who was carrying a concealed firearm at work accidentally shot herself in the leg when the weapon discharged in a faculty bathroom shortly before class Thursday morning, officials said. File photo of a classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Utah Teacher Accidentally Shoots Self In Leg At Elementary School

A Utah elementary school teacher who was carrying a concealed firearm at work accidentally shot herself in the leg when the weapon discharged in a faculty bathroom shortly before class Thursday morning, officials said.

09/11/2014

A New Mexico high school teacher has been disciplined after a parent says the man told his black son that Santa Claus is white. (Photo credit should read WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)

Teacher Disciplined For Asking Black Student: ‘Don’t You Know Santa Claus Is White?’

A New Mexico high school teacher has been disciplined after a parent says the man told his black son that Santa Claus is white.

12/14/2013

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Henderson Woman Is A Rhodes Scholar

2010 graduate of Green Valley High School

11/25/2013

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Tuberculosis Case At Local High School

One student reportedly affected at Coronado High in Henderson

11/13/2013

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GED Test Going Online

High School equivalency test going high-tech

11/07/2013