education

Education
4:00 am
Mon July 14, 2014

OPS studying student assignment plan options

The Omaha Public Schools received 3,500 responses to a survey on the district's student assignment plan.

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Education
10:10 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Bellevue school project focuses on kindness, understanding

Students at a Bellevue school spent the last three weeks of their school year on projects teaching about kindness, prejudice, and being misunderstood.

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Education
8:00 am
Wed July 2, 2014

Study examines role of stress hormones in voting

A new study by a team of UNL and UNO researchers finds there might be a biological reason why some people don’t vote.

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Health/Medical
8:03 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Changes to school health screenings for 2014-15 year

Changes are coming to the health screenings Nebraska children have before starting school.

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Education
8:05 am
Mon June 23, 2014

New MCC buildings focus on career and technical jobs

Metropolitan Community College breaks ground Tuesday on three new buildings at the Fort Omaha Campus.

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Education
2:30 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

New Learning Community Center to focus on early childhood education

A new Learning Community Center will open in September in north Omaha.

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Government
8:10 am
Mon June 16, 2014

Omaha-area districts lead in lobbying

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's largest public schools are still using local tax dollars to pay for lobbyists at the Capitol, and more than three-fourths of that money is coming from districts in the Omaha area.

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Omaha
2:30 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

Omaha Parks Department expands sites for summer meal program

Omaha’s Parks and Recreation Department is expanding the number of sites where it offers summer meals for young people.

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General News
6:16 am
Sat May 31, 2014

UN Board of Regents approves tuition freeze

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Board of Regents has approved a tuition freeze for state students.

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Government
10:34 am
Wed May 28, 2014

Gov. Dave Heineman applies for NU presidency

Governor Dave Heineman says he wants to be next president of the University of Nebraska.

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