Officials at growing districts say the extra aid will help them handle growth. Others say it will keep them from dipping into reserves or cutting programs. Will the infusion provide tax relief to property owners? Don’t count on it, unless boards are willing to roll back their levies substantially.
Crystal Dosher said that moment changed her life, because she had just started school and was watching her son begin his career as well.
Creighton alums have among the highest annual salaries, though the university's cost of attendance is high. UNL's graduation rate is low compared to its peers, and its cost of attendance is in the middle of the pack.
Logan would get five additional days of vacation time and the district's contribution to Logan's tax-sheltered annuity would increase.
The Omaha Police Department hosted a CSI Summer Camp for high school students on Wednesday that allowed students to spend the day with the OPD forensics unit and participate in activities like fingerprint science discussions.
Under the contract, teachers would receive a 1.81% pay increase for the 2019-2020 school year.
The state education commissioner says it's "back to the drawing board" on what to do with skills testing for college students who want to become teachers.
The longtime educator died June 5, two weeks after retiring from the Omaha Public Schools.
The last two summers, Omaha South High and local actors, directors, designers and theater technicians have collaborated on musicals. They’re doing it again this summer. “West Side Story” premieres Friday at the school.
The Dr. G.E. and Betty Moller Legacy Walkway is named for "Doc" Moller, who served as principal of the 160-year-old school from 1968 to 1995.
Superintendent Bary Habrock has led the district since July 2017.
Officials did not know how the vandals gained access to the school.
Doane administrators said the inclusion of the photos was insensitive. Some professors said faculty members should be able to explore sensitive issues in curriculum and displays.
Officials announced that they intend to buy a site on the east side of 72nd Street about three-quarters of a mile south of the Shadow Lake Towne Center shopping center.
The parental permission required for a child to use sunscreen varies from school district to school district.
Superintendent Bary Habrock has said the boundary changes are the most comprehensive the district has had to accomplish. They are being driven by growth and the opening of three new schools.
Chadron State said the investment in an improved science and math facility will enable the college to produce fine graduates in those fields and compete with regional collegiate rivals that are investing in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM.
The school board voted 5-0 on Monday night to name a new school near 186th and Ida Streets the Woodbrook Elementary School.
State has been using North Carolina educator for interventions, but now is seeking other options.
A new gateway at 42nd and Leavenworth Streets will feature 18 colorful Jun Kaneko-designed "columns" and a walkway with benches meant to give people — patients, family, visitors, staffers and the public — a place to relax.
There's still plenty of time to weigh in on the proposal.
An Omaha principal accused of failing to report a teacher’s sexual abuse has resigned, an Omaha Public Schools spokeswoman said.
Last year, few OPS employees besides teachers received pay raises.
Some neonatal intensive care units, or NICUs, have established quiet times, during which certain activities are verboten. Some have also switched to single-occupancy, carpeted rooms and added sound monitors. But until now, researchers haven’t looked closely at how well such techniques work.
China warned students Monday to think about the “risks” associated with attending college in the United States, a sign that the authorities in Beijing are expanding the boundaries of the trade war to include educational exchanges.
The Rev. Daniel Hendrickson, described Lynch, who stood 6-foot-5 in his prime, as a towering figure at Creighton in more ways than one — and one who was humble in spirit, deeply passionate in his work and gracious to all.