weather icon Clear
Teacher/student sex allegations lead to federal lawsuit against CCSD

Charges were dropped against two Clark County School District teachers accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student, but they and the district now face a federal civil lawsuit brought by the girl’s family.

Teacher of the Month: Be an example

Earth science teacher Megan Krier leaves her classroom once a day to meet with Western High School’s student council in a back room that serves as a graveyard for canceled programs.

Kingman teacher held on sex charges involving Boulder City teen

A Boulder City teenager is the victim of alleged sex offenses committed by a school teacher in Arizona, several of them in his classroom at the Kingman Academy of Learning High School, according to police.

Clark County School District named in copyright infringement lawsuit

The Clark County School District is the target of a copyright lawsuit for buying a professional training book in 2009, scanning it and posting it online for anyone to download, according to a federal lawsuit filed in September by the author who discovered the reproduction.

School drug trends focus of forum

Although drug use among school-age children is down, Clark County School District police are concerned about drug trends emerging on local campuses.

Utah teacher pushes plan to honor slain educators

A Utah school teacher is trying to drum up support for a proposal to honor educators who die while protecting students, citing a Nevada teacher’s death in a school shooting this week.

Friend: Nevada shooter typical kid, not loner

The Sparks Middle School student who killed a teacher and wounded two classmates before turning the gun on himself appeared to be a typical 12-year-old who liked soccer, was good at video games and didn’t have a lot of friends but “didn’t seem to be a loner,” a friend said Friday.