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Nevada Declares Teacher Shortage Emergency

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada is declaring its teacher shortage as an emergency, a move that allows vacancy-filled schools to hire teachers from out of state who aren’t yet licensed locally. 120 more words


Clark County Teachers, District Approve Contract

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new teacher contract has ended months of contention among Clark County School District officials.

District Board of Trustees approved a two-year contract for teachers Thursday. 102 more words


Pastors Call For Calm After Shooting Near School

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Pastors and school officials called for calm at two North Las Vegas high schools where classes resumed Monday following an after-school shooting that left a 16-year-old student dead. 118 more words


Overcrowded Schools: Some Thoughts On The Year-Round Schedule

Back in the day, I attended a year-round school due to overcrowding in the Clark County School District. Look at how many kids were in my 5th grade class. 608 more words


Green building was just the start for Axtell

By Craig A. Ruark
Special to the Las Vegas Business Press

When faced with the decision to move KLVX-€“TV Channel 10 television from its old studio location, Tom Axtell had no idea of the journey into the world of sustainability that awaited him. 735 more words

Fired Teachers Sue District

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Clark County School District is being sued by 15 former teachers and their union who say that despite being tenured the district used a 2011 Nevada law to fire them without cause. 111 more words


Someone You Should Know: Dr. Cheryl E. Matias

Cheryl E. Matias, Ph.D.


1. Affiliate faculty Master’s of Social Science (College of Liberal Arts and Sciences)

2. National research affiliate ISEEED

3. Co-founder of Research Advocacy in Critical Education… 2,085 more words