The Clark County School District and Nevada colleges aren’t planning to drop policies requiring mask-wearing on campuses and offices.
Aleksandra joined the Review-Journal in June 2019 to cover higher education. She was previously the education reporter at the Fresno Bee in California, and prior to starting at the Bee, she got her master's in journalism from the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism.
The Clark County School Board voted Thursday to approve an extension to Superintendent Jesus Jara’s contract in a 4-3 vote.
The Clark County School District is investigating an incident in which videos were taken from an officer’s personal social media account and dubbed before being widely shared.
Formerly an emergency response to school closures, distance learning may become a permanent fixture on Nevada’s learning landscape.
If approved, the amendment would extend Jara’s employment through Jan. 15, 2023, and resolve a dispute over an auto-renewal clause in the contract.
The honor for Booker Elementary School teacher Juliana Urtubey included a surprise visit to the school from first lady Jill Biden, a fellow educator.
Hundreds of students at the Clark County School District have been quarantined or isolated as a result of COVID-19 exposures or positives since in-person learning resumed.
The CEO of THT Health, the Clark County teachers union’s self-administered health insurance plan, submitted his resignation Sunday amid a “challenging financial situation.”
An east Las Vegas elementary school has reported two COVID-19 exposures this week, affecting an unknown number of students.
The issue arose during the period of time that the board met virtually because of the COVID-19 pandemic and took comments by email only.
A distance learning option will remain available to families who choose it, but they must opt in for the program by May 21 and meet certain requirements.
A new summer school option with five full days of free instruction each week will be offered to all Clark County School District students this June.
Graduation plans for the Class of 2021 were rolled out Thursday, with the Clark County School District announcing that schools can hold in-person ceremonies.
Thousands of students poured onto Clark County School District campuses Tuesday in the final wave of reopening school buildings after the COVID-19 pandemic.
The isolation rooms are equipped with their own supplies and special air ionization systems in an effort to keep COVID-19 from racing through a school