Saturday, August 13, 2022

A Reno nonprofit brings art lessons to special ed students through...

When social distancing orders led to school closures, teachers found themselves suddenly redesigning their classes to meet online. For special education teachers, there was...

Despite Pandemic Challenges, Envirolution Seeks to Expand Project Recharge as Economy...

As the economy begins to re-open amidst the novel coronavirus outbreak, Reno-based nonprofit Envirolution seeks to expand its Project Recharge Program for the 2020-2021...

Washoe County Teachers Share Their Experiences with Sudden Transition to Online...

Since the COVID-19 outbreak forced schools across the country to transition to distance learning strategies, Washoe County School District teachers have come together to...

Financial Helpline Goes Live in Nevada

Learning how to navigate financial hardship - no matter what the situation - is difficult enough. Add to this a pandemic and many are...

Nevada requests a U.S. Department of Education waiver on standardized testing...

Nevada’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, Jhone Ebert announced at noon on Friday that the Nevada Department of Education has submitted a waiver request to...

Power of student voices, often underrepresented. Until now

Public school students have varying perspectives about their education, many of which differ from and are impugned by parents, teachers, and administrators. Most school...

Principal at Corbett Elementary School in Reno takes on the serious...

The nation’s public school teachers are a beleaguered lot.   The assumption has always been that teachers love to teach and believe they were born to...

Teaching English language learners at Corbett Elementary – anything but easy

Corbett Elementary School in Reno has the highest concentration of Latino students in the Washoe County School District. Latino students make up close to...

Roger Corbett Elementary looked for a “different way” forward and found...

Roger Corbett Elementary School is situated on Villanova Drive near the airport in east Reno on a tight, two-way, side street. When school is...

Natchez Elementary School turnaround – teachers collaborating, a key to academic...

Leah Henry is Tessa’s mom. Tessa is a third-grader at Natchez Elementary School. “She began as a pre-k student here, because I was concerned...