The three finalists for Omaha Public Schools Superintendent are from Kansas, Iowa, and Washington, D.C.
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.
The public will have three opportunities next week to meet with the finalists for OPS superintendent.
An Omaha based youth program was recently recognized by First Lady Michelle Obama with a national art and humanities youth program award.
The Omaha Public Schools board will determine its finalists later this week for superintendent.
A Creighton University online Masters Degree program is ranked third out of 20 programs nationwide.
JOHNSTON, Iowa (AP) — A committee has decided to recommend Iowa provide education services for blind and deaf students at existing campuses in Vinton and Council Bluffs and three new sites in a regional system.
Recent events in Israel, Gaza, and Egypt are among the topics that’ll be discussed at a Middle East Forum this week in Omaha.
The Omaha Public Schools board will begin interviewing candidates Tuesday for superintendent.
A measure approved in last year’s legislature will provide grant funds to create partnerships between non-profit organizations and educational institutions.