nevada department of education
State education department puts annual assessment online
Next year’s high school freshmen and sophomores will still get a diploma, even if they fail the new state-wide exams.
Today, technology and television can be powerful influences on children’s lives to the point that they would rather be sedentary than physically active and truly engaged with others. With activities available in structured programs and a day at the park, kids can discover new interests, new goals and a new way of life as they move and leave the video games behind.
The nation’s fifth-largest school district is making gains.