Nevada's state longitudinal data system does not contain readable records for individual children, state officials said, raising new questions in the educational-data debate.
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May 29, 2014
December 17, 2013
A report from the New America foundation raises the question of whether states are intervening in the rights schools under their NCLB waivers.
October 22, 2013
A new law in Nevada requiring school districts to track and report incidents of bullying could be put to use after a school shooting on Oct. 21.
June 18, 2013
For first time ever, the state of Nevada will provide funds to school districts to support programs for English-language learners.
June 03, 2013
Governor Mark Dayton of Minnesota vetoed a legislative appropriation to Teach For America because he knew their business plan was to seek funding from cash-strapped states while maintaining a well-funded organization. Nevada and North Carolina are going down the same path. They should learn fiscal responsibility from this savvy governor.
May 28, 2013
Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval is the first Nevada governor to propose additional spending on the state's English-language learners.
March 08, 2013
As one of the few states that does not provide any additional funding to districts to pay for instruction for ELLs, Nevada may soon change course.
November 14, 2012
The charter schools director for the Las Vegas district says officials there have welcomed recent charter enrollment growth.
August 08, 2012
Nevada joins 33 other states plus the District of Columbia in gaining flexibility through waivers under No Child Left Behind.
January 10, 2011
In a case with implications for school board members, the Supreme Court will decide whether recusal restrictions on official voting raise free speech concerns.