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Education
2:04 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

January is National Mentoring Month

12 organizations are members of Omaha’s Midlands Mentoring Partnership.

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Education
10:14 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Nebraska to devise system for scoring schools

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.

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Government
8:09 am
Mon December 30, 2013

Neb. panel will seek more early education funding

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A panel of Nebraska lawmakers is planning a new push to increase early childhood education funding after the Legislature reconvenes in January.

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Education
12:11 pm
Fri December 20, 2013

Springfield-Platteview District wants feedback on facility upgrades

Springfield-Platteview School District officials want to know what the district’s most pressing infrastructure needs are.

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Government
12:47 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Sen. Harkin discusses legislative priorities for 2014

U.S. Senator Tom Harkin, D-IA

U.S. Senator Tom Harkin of Iowa says education and jobs will be among his priorities next year.

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Education
6:06 am
Tue December 17, 2013

UNO Student's Research Receives National Award

UNO student Brittany Conroy was recently honored with a first place award for her work on Physiology and Immunology.

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Education
6:06 am
Fri December 13, 2013

The Learning Community is Holding Open Enrollment

The Learning Community of Douglas and Sarpy County was established by the Nebraska Legislature in 2009.

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Government
1:19 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

New Education Commissioner chosen

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The state education board has chosen Matthew Blomstedt to serve as Nebraska's new education commissioner.

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Government
8:09 am
Wed December 11, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers eye ways to improve college savings

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers are looking to increase participation in Nebraska's state-sponsored college savings plan, which is disproportionately used by higher-income families.

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