Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Ideological myopia undermines community

Living alongside other people in a community always presents certain challenges.  Fortunately, we have developed numerous institutions to guide us when conflict inevitably surfaces...

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...

World Human Powered Speed Challenge tests the limits of design and...

Just outside Battle Mountain, Nevada, there is a perfectly straight, flat, 5-mile section of state Route 305 that has been specially resurfaced to accommodate...

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 Students for Change – school reevaluated

Isabel Peralta is a recent graduate of Galena High School. Over the course of this summer, in the wake of George Floyd’s murder and...

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...

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...

Jobs of Tomorrow – Machine Learning

This report is part of a series reports by The Sierra Nevada Ally: Nevada Formulates Innovative Skills Training Programs for a 21st Century Workforce, produced...

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...

Education Will Be A Central Issue for Nevada Voters This Year

Typically a new year brings optimism, but so far, Americans are experiencing widespread malaise.  Covid’s unpredictable nature continues to pummel whatever hopeful outlook people...