Education

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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Education
7:33 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Superintendent candidate Carey Wright: preparing kids for college starts at elementary level

OPS stakeholders have one more opportunity to meet the candidates for superintendent.

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Education
1:00 am
Wed December 12, 2012

OPS begins meet-and-greet sessions with superintendent candidates

Public forums continue Wednesday and Thursday with the candidates for Omaha Public Schools superintendent.

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Education
9:03 am
Tue December 11, 2012

Public forums set with OPS candidates for superintendent

OPS stakeholders have three chances this week to meet the candidates for superintendent.

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Education
6:06 am
Mon December 10, 2012

50 States for Good

An Omaha-based non-profit has won first place in Tom’s of Maine’s 50 States for Good Contest.

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Education
10:53 am
Fri December 7, 2012

OPS chooses its Superintendent finalists

The three finalists for Omaha Public Schools Superintendent are from Kansas, Iowa, and Washington, D.C.

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Education
6:06 am
Thu December 6, 2012

Feeding Nebraska's Kids

By www.guardian.co.uk

25 Nebraska counties have schools that are eligible to participate in the free and reduced price lunch program, but currently have no summer feeding programs. 

Kate Bolz, Executive Director for Nebraska Appleseed, says a new grant program recently approved in the legislature offers non-profit organizations the opportunity to bridge that gap. 

She says Senator Norm Wallman introduced the legislation because 1 in 5 children in Nebraska is food insecure. 

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Education
1:00 am
Thu December 6, 2012

Meet and greet sessions set with OPS superintendent finalists

The public will have three opportunities next week to meet with the finalists for OPS superintendent.

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