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.
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.
A public celebration of life for the teacher killed in the Monday shooting at Sparks Middle School has been set for Nov. 3.
Parents of two boys wounded by a classmate at Sparks Middle School say they don’t believe the shooter was seeking their sons out.
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.
Authorities have arrested a 12-year-old boy accused of fabricating a story about a gun that shook up a Carson City middle school.
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.