Education

Education
9:04 am
Mon November 17, 2014

Parents focus critical eye on Lincoln schools

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A group has formed to push for transparency and parental rights at Lincoln Public Schools.

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Education
8:14 am
Wed November 12, 2014

Omaha board backs scrapping of common school levy

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha school board is backing a plan to eliminate the property tax levy it shares with neighboring districts to support the Learning Community.

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Education
1:11 pm
Tue November 11, 2014

UNO named top military-friendly university

UNO has been named the top university in the U.S. for veterans.

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Education
6:06 am
Tue November 11, 2014

Speaker to Discuss Immigration and International Social Connections

UNO’s Office of Latino/Latin American Studies is presenting a lecture by Cecilia Menjivar this morning at 11:30.

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Education
6:18 am
Sat November 1, 2014

NU presidential finalists could be named Monday

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska's presidential search committee could name four finalists for the job on Monday.

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Education
12:18 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

UNO Chancellor looks to the growing school's future

UNO’s Chancellor says the university has a goal to grow to 20,000 students over the next six years.

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Education
6:15 am
Sat October 25, 2014

Schools face penalties under 'flawed' standards

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Roughly half of Nebraska schools have repeatedly failed to meet proficiency standards under the federal No Child Left Behind Act, but officials say those results are flawed and misleading.

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Education
11:32 am
Tue October 14, 2014

School officials studying Omaha Learning Community

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Superintendents in the Omaha area are studying the effectiveness of the Learning Community and have released a draft of their first joint report.

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Education
6:06 am
Tue October 7, 2014

Men of Distinction Conference Set for October 30th

Metropolitan Community College in collaboration with the North Omaha Foundation will present the 5th annual Men of Distinction Conference on October 30th. 

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Education
2:30 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

ISIS, foreign policy focus of a forum Thursday on Middle East issues

Islamic extremism in the Middle East is among the topics that’ll be discussed at a forum in Omaha this Thursday.

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