'Race To The Top’ Grant Program Is Changing EducationSince Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.
Nev. Gets 1-Year Pass On School StandardsNevada schools are getting another year-long exemption from the tough requirements of the federal No Child Left Behind Act.
Teachers Get Reprieve Until 2016The Education Department is offering states more time to enact promised reforms in exchange for permission to ignore unworkable parts of No Child Left Behind.
Clark County Schools Hit Record Low For Federal StandardsThe nation's fifth-largest school district has hit a new low under the federal No Child Left Behind Act.
Nevada Granted Waiver From No Child Left BehindThe Obama administration has approved Nevada's request to substitute its own student achievement and teacher accountability standards for the federal No Child Left Behind law.
CCSD Delays Contract Extension
Nevada To Apply For "No Child Left Behind" WaiverNevada will apply for a waiver from federal No Child Left Behind education requirements in February.
High School Students Taking Proficiency ExamThousands of high school students are taking the state proficiency exam this week.