schools en OPS taking public comment on strategic plan <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">OPS is taking public comment on its strategic plan. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 44502 at OPS taking public comment on strategic plan Iowa House OKs bill to encourage radon testing <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa House has approved a bill that would require state educators to provide schools with information on radon safety and encourage them to test for the gas. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:03:32 +0000 Associated Press 44411 at Lincoln district considering ID system test <p>LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln officials are thinking about requiring some middle school students to wear photo IDs on lanyards around their necks. Sat, 08 Mar 2014 12:46:33 +0000 Associated Press 43884 at Bill would allow concealed carry in Neb. schools <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska teachers and other school employees could carry a concealed handgun in schools if a bill in the Nebraska Legislature becomes law. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:57:49 +0000 Associated Press 41576 at Nebraska to devise system for scoring schools <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska education officials intend to devise a new way to score public schools so they can get the help they need to improve. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 16:14:49 +0000 Associated Press 41226 at Springfield-Platteview District wants feedback on facility upgrades <p><a href="">Springfield-Platteview School District</a> officials want to know what the district’s most pressing infrastructure needs are. Fri, 20 Dec 2013 18:11:36 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 40560 at Springfield-Platteview voters reject bond measure <p>Voters in the Springfield-Platteview School District have rejected a $35.7 million dollar bond measure. Wed, 13 Nov 2013 14:17:41 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 38801 at Nebraska students improve in reading, math, science <div><p>OMAHA, Neb. (AP) &mdash; Nebraska students are showing progress on statewide reading, math and science tests. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 16:32:27 +0000 Associated Press 36606 at Test scores up in OPS, statewide <p>Achievement test scores are up in both the <a href="">Omaha Public Schools</a> district and statewide.</p><p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 12:50:40 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 34470 at Improving communication, strategic planning the priorities of OPS' new leader <p>The new superintendent of the Omaha Public Schools says strategic planning and improving communication with stakeholders are his areas of focus.</p><p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 06:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 32958 at