Students from Cannon Junior High School were bused Thursday afternoon to a neighboring high school campus after the middle school's air conditioning broke, the Clark County School District said.
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It's the time of year when retailers stuff their shelves with products that parents demand for their kids. It's back-to-school season. But it doesn't look like it'll to be a jolly one for stores.
My child did not have a good year last year in school and was so relieved when summer came. Now she is getting very anxious, even sick, about going back.
The state treasurer's office will accept applications through Nov. 30 for early enrollment in Nevada's new education savings accounts.
If your student doesn't excel at high-stakes testing, like many students, getting into college might be getting easier.
The state's Local Government Employee-Management Relations Board voted Wednesday to dismiss the financially beleaguered Teachers Health Trust from a dispute between the Clark County School District and the teachers union.
A bill intended to make it easier for families to apply for college financial aid has been reintroduced in Congress.
Nevada Connections Academy plans information sessions in Henderson
A collection of biological codes sits in a library at UNLV. Much of the focus is learning how the codes can help cells fight off HIV. Researchers hope this work can be used to develop drugs much faster.
With the new school year just around the corner, parents often are faced with a daunting list of things to do to help their children get ready to go back to the classroom.
For the past decade, education officials in Nevada have eyed with envy the sprawling data systems other states have built to empower teachers, researchers and parents with unprecedented access to information about their students.
Despite the promise of $5,000 signing bonuses, the Clark County School District expects to start the school year next month with at least 700 teacher vacancies.
A college student blew through her $90,000 college fund in just three years, and she says her parents are to blame.
How does $27 million become $8.3 million and then revert to $27 million? Penn & Teller?
A panel of community leaders this week approved a proposal to rename the three campuses of the College of Southern Nevada, energizing a yearslong campaign by North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee to attach his city's name to the school.
The Nevada System of Higher Education has hired an outside consultant at up to $595 an hour to spend weeks investigating whether Chancellor Dan Klaich mishandled an outside consultants' report.
They were built before the Environmental Protection Agency existed. Now UNLV is poised to regain four buildings it leased to the EPA and predecessors for nearly 50 years.
Nevada ranked dead last among the 50 states for the educational opportunities that it provides to public school students, according to a new report tracking how children have fared in the post-recession years.
A gambling addiction may have driven a former Green Valley High School banker to embezzle nearly $150,000 in student-generated funds from the Henderson campus.
As the state looks to improve education as a way to create new industry and jobs, some academics and lawmakers are asking a difficult question: Is Dan Klaich the right person to lead the state‘s higher education system?
Las Vegas resident Dulce Inzunza has always dreamed of sending her daughter to private school.
Parents with students currently attending private school and who teach their children at home voiced their opposition Friday to proposed regulations that require enrollment in a public school for 100 days before they can access Nevada‘s upcoming education savings accounts.
Nevada‘s new Education Savings Account program, made possible through the passage of legislation authored by Sen. Scott Hammond, is the nation‘s most sweeping and promising school choice opportunity. Any student who has spent 100 days in public school will be eligible to receive between $5,100 and $5,700 per year — which his or her parent may then use to fund private school tuition, home-based education, tutoring and a number of other school-related expenses.