education

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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Crime
10:48 am
Tue December 10, 2013

Omaha teacher accused of student sex assault

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 28-year-old Omaha teacher has been accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old student.

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Education
2:08 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

Iowa Governor launches education awareness campaign

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad wants more people in Iowa to know about the benefits of science, technology, engineering and math education.

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Education
6:18 am
Sat December 7, 2013

Fine arts standards are proposed for Neb. schools

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A proposal headed for the State Board of Education would set standards for fine arts education in Nebraska.

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Government
11:05 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Fine Arts standards proposed for Nebraska schools

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A proposal headed for the State Board of Education would set standards for fine arts education in Nebraska.

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Omaha
8:05 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Officials: 2 students brought gun to Omaha school

(Information in the following story is from: KETV-TV, http://www.ketv.com)

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Officials say two students have been arrested for allegedly bringing a loaded gun to an Omaha school.

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Government
2:37 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

Leader of Iowa schools for deaf, blind to retire

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The man who leads special schools for deaf and blind students in Iowa has announced plans to retire.

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Education
5:16 am
Fri November 29, 2013

Ohio educator to lead Nebraska medical school

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The chancellor of the medical college at the University of Toledo has been named to lead the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

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Education
6:06 am
Fri November 22, 2013

Bryan High's New School-Based Health Center Opens

Bryan High School recently opened its new School-Based Health Center.

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