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Fire The Teachers, The Cops And The Firefighters?

Remember when Republicans praised first responders? Remember when Republicans where Leaving No Child Behind? There was a time, not so long ago, when the people who kept us safe and the people who educated our […]

06/12/2012

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CCEA Membership Down

Getting into the Clark County Education Association is much easier than getting out. Not to mention less expensive.

06/12/2012

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Vegas District Wins Teacher Ruling

School officials in Las Vegas say an arbitrator’s ruling in a teacher salary and benefits dispute could cut $10 million from a deficit at the cash-strapped Clark County School District.

03/29/2012

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CCSD Warns Of Teacher Layoffs

Superintendent Dwight Jones says the first round of pink slips could soon go out to teachers if a contract isn’t settled with the Clark County Education Association.

CBS Las Vegas–02/28/2012

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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

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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

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