Education

Education
1:44 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

OPS board approves 2013-14 budget

The Omaha Public Schools board has unanimously approved the district’s 2013-14 budget.

Read more
Education
4:00 am
Thu September 5, 2013

UNO opens biomechanics research facility

A dedication will be held Thursday for the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s new biomechanics research building.

Read more
Education
8:10 am
Mon August 26, 2013

Omaha elementary school participating in STEM pilot program

Skinner Magnet School in Omaha is one of 44 nationwide that’ll take part in a STEM pilot program for elementary-level students.

Read more
Education
8:13 am
Fri August 23, 2013

Creighton enrollment continues upward trend

Creighton University has 961 freshman students this school year.

Read more
Education
1:00 am
Thu August 22, 2013

Omaha teacher chosen as U.S. Department of Education Classroom Fellow

An Omaha teacher has been chosen as one of eight Classroom Fellows nationwide.

Read more
Education
8:11 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Nebraska ACT scores above the national average

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's 2013 high school graduates scored higher than students nationally.

Read more
Education
2:45 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

OPS board to vote September 4 on 2013-14 budget

Public hearings are set for September 4 on the Omaha Public Schools’ new fiscal year budget.

Read more
Education
3:16 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

UNO CBA Professor Named Eminent Scholar

Dr. Mark Wohar, Courtesy of UNO

UNO’s first eminent scholar is Dr. Mark Wohar, a Distinguished Professor in the College of Business Administration.

Read more
Education
7:50 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Test scores up in OPS, statewide

Achievement test scores are up in both the Omaha Public Schools district and statewide.

Read more
Education
11:18 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Nebraska test scores improve in math, science, reading

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska students who took math, science and reading exams received higher average scores this year than in 2012, according to new state data.

Read more

Pages