education

Government
9:41 am
Wed March 12, 2014

Neb. statewide education vision bill advanced

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers on a Nebraska education committee are looking for new long-term goals for the state's K-12 schools and colleges.

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Education
2:30 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Creighton president retiring in 2015

Creighton University President Father Timothy Lannon is retiring in June 2015.

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Education
2:30 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

UNO, STRATCOM partner on leadership program

UNO and STRATCOM are partnering on a new leadership and professional development program.

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Education
8:11 am
Wed March 5, 2014

Board OKs Nebraska fine arts standards for schools

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The State Board of Education has approved Nebraska's first fine arts standards in music, visual, performing and media arts.

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Education
3:07 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Iowa gov. launches teacher leadership program

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Nearly 40 school districts have been selected to initiate teacher leadership programs next school year as part of Iowa's 2013 education reform plan.

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Education
11:47 am
Mon March 3, 2014

Another bond issue to be decided by Springfield-Platteview voters

Voters in the Springfield-Platteview School District will once again be asked to approve a bond for infrastructure upgrades.

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Education
2:30 pm
Wed February 26, 2014

Program seeks to foster positive connections between police and children

A program at Omaha’s Central Park Elementary School seeks to connect students with Omaha Police officers in a positive setting.

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Education
6:06 am
Tue February 25, 2014

Take New Steps event returns Wednesday

Tomorrow, the Douglas County Health Department in partnership with the Child Saving Institute, will offer its second annual Take New Steps event.

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Government
8:01 am
Thu February 20, 2014

Iowa House panel approves anti-bullying measure

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lawmakers in the Iowa House have approved an anti-bullying measure that would emphasize teacher training standards.

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Education
11:31 am
Tue February 11, 2014

Neb. trails other states in student AP test scores

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska's high school seniors are trailing students in other states when it comes to scoring well on Advanced Placement exams.

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