But while these nonpartisan positions wield little power, they have become symbolic battlegrounds over the future of public education — and the members of the board have emerged as visible education advocates in the city. Some of the issues dividing the board are mayoral control and, of course, how schools […]

Las Vegas Sun The Clark County Government Center is seen Friday, Sept. 27, 2013. Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020 | 2 a.m. Editor’s note: Candidates receiving the Sun’s endorsements are listed in bold type. NEVADA BOARD OF REGENTS The Sun will preface our endorsements here by saying the most important vote regarding […]

Parents across America are facing the pandemic school year feeling overwhelmed, anxious and abandoned. With few good options for support, the vast majority have resigned themselves to going it alone, a new survey for The New York Times has found. Just one in seven parents said their children would be […]

Beginning your first year of medical school is daunting. Beginning your first year of med school in a pandemic, faced with varying degrees of remote learning, is even more daunting. By and large, medical schools have made significant adjustments to their first-year curriculums to accommodate the specific challenges of social […]