OPS is taking public comment on its strategic plan.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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