School years could be up to 10 days shorter to avoid layoffs during a financial emergency if a new bill passes. Members of the Assembly Education Committee on Monday considered AB117, which allows districts to […]
Teachers and staff at five low-performing schools will have to reapply for their jobs as part of a reorganization plan. Clark County School District officials say they will shake up staff at the schools, using […]
A protest is being planned on the Las Vegas Strip over cuts in education spending.
An Assembly panel has approved a bill allowing school districts to use more money from their bonds for building new schools and improving old ones. It would thwart plans by Governor Brian Sandoval to use […]
Gaming executive Elaine Wynn says she’s “extremely embarrassed” over Nevada’s bottom ranking in student achievement. At a Legislative hearing yesterday, Wynn called on lawmakers to take action. Wynn co-chaired a task force that presented ways […]
The dealine for applying to a Magnet School or Career and Technical Academy for the 2011-12 school year is approaching. KXNT Morning News looks into these schools and why they are right for your student.