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July 1, 2015
Nevada System Of Higher Education Criticized For Report - KNPR

KNPR

Nevada System Of Higher Education Criticized For Report
KNPR
The Nevada System of Higher Education commissioned a report from a think-tank to learn how to improve the state's community colleges. But when the report was critical of the system's leaders, they killed it. They asked the think-tank to rewrite the ...

July 26, 2015
Nevada's new super-data system makes school records permanent - Las Vegas Review-Journal

The New Orleans Advocate

Nevada's new super-data system makes school records permanent
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The three agencies that will feed data into the system — the Nevada Department of Education, the Nevada System of Higher Education and the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation — must approve each request before a ...
Jill Derby: Nevada's community collegesNevada Appeal

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July 22, 2015
Nevada Higher Ed Leadership Questioned - KNPR

KNPR

Nevada Higher Ed Leadership Questioned
KNPR
... and create new industry through education, questions have arisen about the leadership of higher education in Nevada. Bethany Barnes is a writer with the Las Vegas Review-Journal who has covered education and the Nevada System of Higher Education.

July 23, 2015
Hagar: Klaich says probe won't lead to resignation - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Hagar: Klaich says probe won't lead to resignation
Reno Gazette Journal
This Klaich controversy comes after Barnes – late last year – uncovered documents that showed the Nevada System of Higher Education copied large sections word-for-word of a Brookings Mountain West report draft in creating a competitive grant. It's ...

July 2, 2015
Quashed report elicits call for higher education accountability - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Quashed report elicits call for higher education accountability
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Nevada legislators and education watchdogs expressed alarm over news higher education officials buried a report amid fear it would reflect poorly on the system. The matter, they said, obstructs what many have long wanted: A higher education system with ...

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July 24, 2015
Details on SF lawyer leading investigation of NSHE - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Details on SF lawyer leading investigation of NSHE
Reno Gazette Journal
The Nevada System of Higher Education has hired San Francisco attorney Stephen Hirschfeld to investigate allegations that a report on community colleges was improperly handled. Hirschfeld was hired by Rick Trachok, chairman of the Regents, the ...

July 19, 2015
Nevada higher ed chancellor rapped for personal style - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada higher ed chancellor rapped for personal style
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The chancellor has been at the center of recent controversies involving the Nevada System of Higher Education, the latest of which has prompted an investigation. Rick Trachok, chairman of the Nevada Board of Regents, announced last week that he hired a ...

July 29, 2015
Website ranks ND 7th, Minnesota 8th for best school systems - Grand Forks Herald

Website ranks ND 7th, Minnesota 8th for best school systems
Grand Forks Herald
Alaska's school system was ranked the lowest, followed by the District of Columbia at 50, Nevada at 49, Arizona at 48 and Louisiana at 47, WalletHub reported. ... North Dakota's high school dropout rate was 9.85 percent in 2013-14, according to DPI.

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July 29, 2015
How Big Corporations Are Starving Public Schools of Billions of Dollars - AlterNet

AlterNet

How Big Corporations Are Starving Public Schools of Billions of Dollars
AlterNet
Corporations have reaped trillion-dollar benefits from 60 years of public education in the U.S., but they're skipping out on the taxes meant to sustain the educational system. Children suffer from repeated school cutbacks. And parents subsidize the ...

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July 26, 2015
NSHE's Klaich deserves praise for efforts - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal

NSHE's Klaich deserves praise for efforts
Las Vegas Review-Journal
We are writing this as business leaders in Southern Nevada who have worked with Nevada System of Higher Education Chancellor Dan Klaich and experienced first-hand his thoughtful, balanced, honest and forthright approach to myriad issues he deals with ...
NSHE&# 039;s KlaichObserver News

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