Education

Education
11:31 am
Tue February 11, 2014

Neb. trails other states in student AP test scores

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska's high school seniors are trailing students in other states when it comes to scoring well on Advanced Placement exams.

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Education
7:20 am
Sat February 8, 2014

Neb. lawmakers pass superintendent pay bill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would require Nebraska public schools to disclose superintendent pay, benefits and other contract provisions has sailed through a final vote in the Legislature.

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Education
8:48 am
Thu February 6, 2014

Neb. educators support changes to truancy law

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Educators and advocates are supporting efforts to change Nebraska's truancy law.

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Education
1:33 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

Increase in Nebraska school funding advances

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's K-12 public schools would receive an additional $35.7 million in state equalization aid under a bill that won first-round approval in the Legislature.

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Education
8:17 am
Mon February 3, 2014

OPS reorganizing central office staff

26 Omaha Public Schools staff in the Department of Student and Family Services will be moved out of the central office.

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Education
1:56 pm
Wed January 29, 2014

College Possible program expanding

A program helping low-income students go to college is expanding next year.

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Education
2:45 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Steps to Respect program comes to Omaha's Crestridge Magnet School

A program at Omaha’s Crestridge Magnet School works to involve the entire school community in ending bullying.

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Education
6:06 am
Fri January 24, 2014

College of St. Mary Holding an Open House Sunday

The College of St. Mary is holding an open house Sunday for its new nursing skills lab and simulation center.

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Education
6:06 am
Thu January 23, 2014

Education Leaders Highlight the Need for More School Choice in Nebraska

The Platte Institute is hosting an event next Wednesday evening at the Durham Museum to coincide with National School Choice Week.

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Education
2:04 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

January is National Mentoring Month

12 organizations are members of Omaha’s Midlands Mentoring Partnership.

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