The new school year begins on Monday, and authorities are urging drivers to use caution around school zones.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Thousands of high school students are taking the state proficiency exam this week.
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 […]