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Education
8:03 am
Wed July 23, 2014

Nebraska education officials scrap test scores

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska education officials are throwing out the results of statewide writing tests plagued by technological problems.

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Education
1:00 am
Fri March 21, 2014

OPS taking public comment on strategic plan

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OPS is taking public comment on its strategic plan.

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Government
8:03 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Iowa House OKs bill to encourage radon testing

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa House has approved a bill that would require state educators to provide schools with information on radon safety and encourage them to test for the gas.

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General News
6:46 am
Sat March 8, 2014

Lincoln district considering ID system test

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln officials are thinking about requiring some middle school students to wear photo IDs on lanyards around their necks.

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Government
7:57 am
Wed January 15, 2014

Bill would allow concealed carry in Neb. schools

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska teachers and other school employees could carry a concealed handgun in schools if a bill in the Nebraska Legislature becomes law.

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Education
10:14 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Nebraska to devise system for scoring schools

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska education officials intend to devise a new way to score public schools so they can get the help they need to improve.

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Education
12:11 pm
Fri December 20, 2013

Springfield-Platteview District wants feedback on facility upgrades

Springfield-Platteview School District officials want to know what the district’s most pressing infrastructure needs are.

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Politics & Elections
8:17 am
Wed November 13, 2013

Springfield-Platteview voters reject bond measure

Voters in the Springfield-Platteview School District have rejected a $35.7 million dollar bond measure.

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Education
11:32 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Nebraska students improve in reading, math, science

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska students are showing progress on statewide reading, math and science tests.

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Education
7:50 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Test scores up in OPS, statewide

Achievement test scores are up in both the Omaha Public Schools district and statewide.

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