Education

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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Education
6:06 am
Wed December 5, 2012

Local After School Program Nationally Recognized

Charles Ahovissi with Victoria Beaugard and First Lady Michelle Obama, Official Photo

An Omaha based youth program was recently recognized by First Lady Michelle Obama with a national art and humanities youth program award. 

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Education
8:11 am
Tue December 4, 2012

OPS board to determine superintendent finalists

The Omaha Public Schools board will determine its finalists later this week for superintendent.

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