Education

Education
9:56 am
Wed February 13, 2013

Middle East Forum to focus on foreign policy, stability of governments

President Obama’s second term and foreign policy in the Middle East are among the topics that’ll be discussed at a forum Thursday in Omaha.

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Education
1:00 am
Mon February 11, 2013

Westside District 66 facing $5 million budget shortfall

Westside District 66 officials are starting the process of putting together the school district’s 2013-14 budget.

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Education
2:53 pm
Wed February 6, 2013

Creighton University celebrates Founders Week

Creighton University has a record 7,336 students enrolled this school year.

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Education
10:54 am
Tue February 5, 2013

Students learning financial responsibility, budgeting in high school program

60 students at Omaha’s Bryan High School are taking part in a program that teaches financial literacy, budgeting, and saving for college.

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Education
6:06 am
Fri February 1, 2013

NPPE wants funding restored to public education

  

The Nebraska Parents for Public Education was formed last August. Shawn Bonge, NPPE member, says the group’s chief concern is funding. 

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Education
4:34 am
Mon January 28, 2013

Room and board rates going up at NU campuses

Students at NU campuses in Omaha, Lincoln, Kearney, and at the College of Technical Agriculture will pay more for room and board next year.

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Education
3:13 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

Early March deadline for OPS board to appoint new member

The Omaha Public Schools board has 45 days to appoint a new District Two representative.

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Education
10:28 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

OPS board approves contract with superintendent-elect

OPS superintendent-elect Mark Evans.
Credit OPS

Omaha Public Schools superintendent-elect Mark Evans will begin his new job July first.

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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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