Tuesday, January 25, 2022

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...

Literacy crisis in Nevada – state educators launch a digital reading...

Two-thirds of Nevada’s school-aged children score below a basic level of reading proficiency. The National Assessment of Educational Progress rates Nevada in the bottom...

Arts education is a bigger deal than you think

Behind a new series of arts education videos for kids, advocates are trying to solve a wide-reaching problem. What happens when a child memorizes a...

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...

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...