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Reading

Nevada Gets $14 Million Literacy Grant

The federal education department is awarding the state of Nevada more than $14 million in literacy grants to improve the way instructors teach reading.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–09/09/2011

School Students

New School Year Begins Today

Thousands of Clark County students are heading back to class today.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–08/29/2011

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Slow Down At School Zones

The new school year begins on Monday, and authorities are urging drivers to use caution around school zones.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–08/24/2011

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UNLV Professors Take Buyouts

Nearly 50 UNLV professors won’t be teaching classes this fall.  The tenured instructors agreed to a buyout that officials say will save more jobs.  The professors were offered one-and-half times their annual salaries to step […]

07/04/2011

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CCSD Could Face Another 2,500 Job Cuts

LAS VEGAS (CBS) –  Clark County School District Superintendent Dwight Jones has sent a letter to valley teachers with some unsettling news.  Some 2,500 to 3,500 jobs could be in jeopardy to balance the district’s […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/25/2011

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UNR President Milton Glick Passes Away

  Students and faculty are mourning the death of University of Nevada Reno President Milton Glick. The “Reno Gazette-Journal” says the 73-year-old Glick suffered a stroke at a restaurant Saturday night, but never recovered. Glick […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/18/2011

Shorter School Year Proposed

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 […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/22/2011

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Students Leave Tonight For Protest

An organizer says more than 700 students, parents, teachers and activists plan to ride al night in a bus caravan from Las Vegas to Carson City to call for the Nevada Legislature to provide adequate state […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/20/2011

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High School Students Taking Proficiency Exam

Thousands of high school students are taking the state proficiency exam this week.

CBS Las Vegas–03/08/2011

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Education Budget Protest Planned On The Strip

A protest is being planned on the Las Vegas Strip over cuts in education spending.

CBS Las Vegas–03/03/2011

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