“First Generation” follows four California teenagers over three years, showing the challenges they face in becoming the first in their families to attend college. The students who were profiled in the film are facing the same challenges, obstacles, and concerns that students are facing across the country—and in Washoe County.
The Education Alliance of Washoe County, in partnership with the Washoe County School District, is planning its annual Principal for a Day event. Principal for a Day is designed to educate local community and business leaders about the work of principals and staff members in WCSD elementary, middle, and high schools.
Today the Nevada Department of Education (NDE) released the state accountability report and school rating system for 2014. These annual reports provide parents and community members with a valuable overview of public school performance in Nevada.
State Treasurer Kate Marshall has announced the second statewide launch of the Nevada College Kick Start Program, which establishes $50 college savings accounts for all Nevada public school kindergarten students.
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Education Alliance Board of Directors Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Council on Family Engagement (COFE)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Brown Bag Lunch with Superintendent - Mr. Martinez
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Board Policy Committee Meeting
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM AP/IB Social Studies Textbook Committee To The Board of Trustees