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New Technology Making Its Way Into The Classroom

In the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.

10/06/2014

The parents of Jose Reyes say the 12-year-old was bullied, though they don't know why he opened fire at his school, killing a teacher and then himself. (David Calvert/Getty Images)

Parents Of Nevada School Shooter Say He Was Teased

The parents of Jose Reyes say the 12-year-old was bullied, though they don’t know why he opened fire at his school, killing a teacher and then himself.

11/04/2013

School Shooting In Nevada Leaves Two Dead, Two Critically Injured

Memorial Set For Teacher Killed In School Shooting

A public celebration of life for the teacher killed in the Monday shooting at Sparks Middle School has been set for Nov. 3.

10/27/2013

SPARKS, NV - OCTOBER 21: Law enforcement gather in the parking lot after a shooting at Sparks Middle School October 21, 2013 in Sparks, Nevada. A staff member was killed and two students were injured after a student opened fire at the Nevada middle school. The suspected gunman was also killed. (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Moms: Wounded Sons Weren’t Targets In NV Shooting

Parents of two boys wounded by a classmate at Sparks Middle School say they don’t believe the shooter was seeking their sons out.

10/23/2013

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Girls Basketball Coach Facing Lewdness Case

Authorities say a 47-year-old Las Vegas middle school girl’s basketball coach is facing misdemeanor lewdness charges alleging he inappropriately touched female students.

08/28/2013

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False Story About Gun Shakes Up Carson City School

Authorities have arrested a 12-year-old boy accused of fabricating a story about a gun that shook up a Carson City middle school.

05/30/2013

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Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School Students

The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.

08/01/2012

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