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Principals vs. teachers

Ladies and Gentlemen (and non-binary and gender fluid individuals) welcome to the intermediate round of The Fight Over Control of Our Schools. In one corner...

City of Las Vegas enters school choice debate with plan to open charter

The City of Las Vegas wants to open a charter school. And with it may come with an ask for $900,000 in federal covid...

Privatization of education undermines civil liberties for students and families

At least one private school in Nevada is searching family computers and using the information they find to shame students and parents into withdrawing,...

Teachers come under pressure as politicians, parents battle over ‘critical race theory’

Teachers from Tennessee to Iowa are swept up in a wave of outrage led by GOP politicians nationwide over how schools teach kids about...
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Nevada poised to allow college athletes to profit off their name, image and likeness

A seismic shift will rock college sports next month, when a handful of new state laws go into effect allowing student athletes to make...

They’re NOT racists. Just ask them.

“The lady doth protests too much, methinks.” So says Hamlet’s mother, Gertrude, during the play within a play scene toward the end of Hamlet. Shakespeare’s...
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New mining tax approved, revenue will fund schools

Nevada lawmakers on the final day of the 81st Legislative Session set in motion a significant shift in tax policy toward an industry that...

Lawmakers scrambling to pass mining tax deal on session’s last day

A parade of strange political bedfellows in support. One lone native tribe in opposition. And a notable lack of questions from lawmakers. The optics during...
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With constitutional amendments scuttled, mining agrees to tax deal

A long-awaited compromise deal to raise taxes on the mining industry was introduced into the Nevada State Legislature late Saturday, leaving just 48 hours...
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Student loan measure aims to tame ‘wild west of consumer finance’

Update: Assembly Bill 382 failed to pass on the Assembly floor. It needed a two-thirds majority, but fell one vote short. All the Assembly...

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