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Award Named After Fallen Sparks Math Teacher

Nevada officials have renamed the state teacher of the year award after the man who died trying to stop a shooter at Sparks Middle School.

12/03/2013

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

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)

Teacher Killed In NV School Shooting Honored

A Nevada math teacher killed by a 12-year-old student in a school-yard shooting that also wounded two classmates was remembered for his character, selfless acts and military service at a memorial service Sunday.

11/03/2013

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Nevada To Begin Teacher Evaluations

Students aren’t the only ones facing an exam when the new school year begins next Monday.  

08/19/2013

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‘Catastrophe Award’ Sparks Controversy In Ariz. School

A teacher at Desert Springs Academy has come under fire after giving a “Catastrophe Award” to one of her third grade students for the dubious honor of giving the most excuses for incomplete homework assignments.

05/29/2012

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Semester Starts At UNLV

A new semester begins today at UNLV.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–08/29/2011

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Talks With Teachers’ Union Break Down

The Clark County Educators Association declared an impasse last night over concessions, which include freezing step increases, and having members pay part of a retirement rate hike.

CBS Las Vegas–08/11/2011

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Teen Pleads Guilty In Murder Of Teacher

A 16-year-old boy has pleaded guilty in the pummeling death of a Las Vegas high school teacher who prosecutors say was attacked because he dressed nicely.

07/27/2011

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Ex-Vegas Teacher Gets Probation In Abuse Case

A 68-year-old former Las Vegas special education teacher has been sentenced to 60 days in jail and up to five years on probation after being found guilty of abusing autistic children in her class.

07/22/2011

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School Board Approves Position-Cutting Budget

The Clark County School Board voted unanimously to approve a $407 million budget for the Clark County School District. The budget increases class sizes by an average of three students per room. It also cuts […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/18/2011

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