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Education
11:18 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Nebraska test scores improve in math, science, reading

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska students who took math, science and reading exams received higher average scores this year than in 2012, according to new state data.

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Education
6:06 am
Tue August 6, 2013

UNO Community Engagement Center Seeking Partners

Courtesy of UNO

UNO’s new Community Engagement Center will open in late February or early March of 2014.

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Education
9:31 am
Sun August 4, 2013

New Omaha middle school named for Tuskegee Airman

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new Omaha public middle school opening later this month will bear the name a Tuskegee Airman who was fatally shot down during World War Two.

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Education
8:05 am
Fri August 2, 2013

UNO program explores history, culture of Afghanistan

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A three-week seminar at UNO prepares military and civilian personnel to live and work in Afghanistan.

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Education
1:24 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Dedication ceremony Friday for new OPS middle school

Alfonza W. Davis.

A dedication ceremony this Friday marks the opening of Alfonza W. Davis Middle School.

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Education
6:06 am
Mon July 29, 2013

Midland University Acquires Dana College Campus

Courtesy of Blair Chamber of Commerce

Midland University along with its business partners recently closed on the former Dana College campus.

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Education
1:00 am
Mon July 15, 2013

Improving communication, strategic planning the priorities of OPS' new leader

The new superintendent of the Omaha Public Schools says strategic planning and improving communication with stakeholders are his areas of focus.

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Education
6:06 am
Fri July 5, 2013

Derrick Nero is Headed "Out of This World"

Derrick Nero, teacher of Inventions and Innovations at Lewis and Clark Middle School, is headed to the “Out of this World” teacher training workshop.

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Education
6:06 am
Wed July 3, 2013

Saving for College Just Got a Little Easier

In May, Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman signed a new law into effect that will give people with NEST 529 College Savings Plans a larger state income tax deduction for contributions into their accounts.

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Education
6:06 am
Thu June 27, 2013

Partnership 4 Kids Announces Alliance

Partnership 4 Kids is a mentoring organization that serves over 5,000 young people within the Omaha school district.

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