Education

Education
8:34 am
Wed January 23, 2013

Omaha Public Schools board chooses new leaders

Former OPS board president Freddie Gray

The Omaha Public Schools board has new leadership.

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Education
8:35 am
Tue January 22, 2013

Black-Jew Dialogues brings discussion on civil rights, diversity, race

A two-man show coming to Omaha this week discusses issues of race, diversity, and stereotypes through comedy and education.

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Education
1:00 am
Mon January 14, 2013

OPS board still negotiating new contract with superintendent-elect

The Omaha Public Schools board is still working to finalize a contract with superintendent-elect Mark Evans.

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Education
1:00 am
Mon January 14, 2013

January is National Mentoring Month

The Midlands Mentoring Partnership says there are 30,000 children in the Omaha area living below the poverty line who could benefit from mentoring.

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Education
9:12 am
Fri January 11, 2013

OPS board to hold special meeting on superintendent contract

OPS superintendent-elect Mark Evans.
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The Omaha Public Schools board will meet at 7:30 Saturday morning to discuss and possibly approve a contract for superintendent-elect Mark Evans.

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Education
3:01 pm
Tue January 8, 2013

New OPS board members sworn in

Education
1:27 pm
Tue December 18, 2012

Incoming OPS superintendent focused on student achievement, accountability

OPS superintendent-elect Mark Evans
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OPS’ superintendent-elect says he’s focused on student achievement, partnerships, and specific, measurable goals.

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Education
9:26 pm
Mon December 17, 2012

Andover, Kansas, superintendent chosen as OPS' new leader

Andover, Kansas, Public Schools superintendent Mark Evans will be OPS' new leader.
Credit OPS

The next superintendent of the Omaha Public Schools comes from Kansas.

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Education
1:00 am
Mon December 17, 2012

OPS board to choose district's new leader

The OPS board will vote Monday night on the district’s new superintendent.

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Education
1:00 am
Fri December 14, 2012

OPS board to meet Saturday to discuss superintendent finalists

A candidate for Omaha Public Schools superintendent says he’s prepared to take on the challenges urban school districts face.

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