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Schools cleared to immediately reopen for in-person summer learning

Gov. Steve Sisolak has given Nevada schools the green light to immediately reopen for in-person summer school, according to the Nevada Department of Education.Under...
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AAS faculty calls on UNLV to cut ties with LVMPD

UNLV’s African American and African Diaspora Studies Program is calling on the university to sever ties with Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.The call, which...
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Pandemic could be boon or bust for charter school enrollment

Rebecca Garcia has noticed a significant uptick in the number of social media advertisements for alternative schooling: online schools, charter schools, companies selling homeschool...
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Schools grapple with how to safely reopen this August

The opening of a charter school has been delayed a year due to the coronavirus pandemic, underscoring just how monumental the task of operating...
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Regent to applicants for Nevada Chancellor: Fix not in

Nevada Regent Patrick Carter says he wants applicants to know the process for choosing a new Chancellor is not rigged in favor of Supreme...
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Nevada Connections Academy settles with state, will keep online high school open

An embattled online high school scheduled to close permanently will now be allowed to remain open, following a legal settlement with the Nevada State...
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Options abound, but will schools have money to implement them?

Clark County School District on Friday detailed plans for the summer, including distance-learning options for students and safety precautions for any employees whose jobs...
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Excluded from CARES Act and awaiting court ruling, it’s a stressful time for DACA...

Colleges and universities across the country are preparing to distribute nearly $7 billion in emergency grant funding to students affected by the coronavirus pandemic....
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5 ballot questions Nevadans will vote on this November

Nevadans will decide more than the White House occupancy this November.Also appearing on the 2020 general election ballot will be at least five state-level...
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Not a whole lot of learning going on

Anytime Kristan Nigro sees that at least 60 percent of her kindergarteners have logged on to her virtual classroom, she considers it a success....

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