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Rory Reid to host education town hall here

March 18, 2010 ThisIsReno

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE Gubernatorial candidate Rory Reid will host an education town hall meeting this Tuesday, March 23, at 6:30 p.m. at Lois Allen Elementary School, 5155 McGuffey Road, Sun Valley. Reid will lead a […]

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Opinion: The emerging education consensus

March 31, 2010 ThisIsReno

SUBMITTED RELEASE By Patrick R. Gibbons, Nevada Policy Research Institute Education reform has quickly become a centerpiece in Nevada’s gubernatorial race. Gov. Jim Gibbons and Republican challengers Brian Sandoval and Mike Montandon all have discussed […]

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Opinion: Race to nowhere

April 12, 2010 ThisIsReno

SUBMITTED RELEASE By Patrick R. Gibbons, Nevada Policy Research Institute U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan last year introduced “Race to the Top,” a program of $4.5 billion in competitive grants to be awarded to […]