Friday, May 20, 2022

Washoe County School District

WCSD might cut English classes for non-native speakers

When Dalila Estrada was 16, she moved with her family from Durango, Mexico to Truckee, California and enrolled as a junior at Truckee High...

Washoe County School District Trustees confirm support for school reopening plan

After much deliberation, on Tuesday night, the Washoe County School District Board of Trustees endorsed its plan to reopen schools next month for its...

Washoe County School District board of trustees briefed on realities of...

On Tuesday evening, the Washoe County School District’s administrative staff briefed the Board of Trustees on what the District should expect from the state...

Washoe County School District discusses restart plan during virtual forum –...

Tuesday evening the Washoe County School District held a virtual forum to answer a multitude of questions from teachers, staff, and the community concerning...

Washoe County School District Board of Trustees debate school reopening plans...

It has been more than 150 days since Nevada’s schools shut and children were forced into learning from home due to the onset of...

Marathon Washoe County School Board Meeting to prepare for next year...

The Washoe County School Board began its virtual board of trustees meeting at 2 p.m. yesterday, Tuesday, June 23. The entire meeting ran for...

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...