Education Resources for Parents during COVID-19

Education Resources for Parents during COVID-19

Help your kids adjust in the wake of COVID-19 Check out these educational resources and activities to keep your student occupied, entertained and most importantly, learning. ; Resources & Activities Podcasts Local Groups to Follow Parenting Guidance Raise Me to...
What’s Raise Me to Read?

What’s Raise Me to Read?

What's Raise Me to Read? The Campaign For Grade Level Reading, locally called Raise Me to Read, comes to Omaha. ; A Q&A with Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Experts In 2019, the Omaha metro became the first community in Nebraska to join the nationwide Campaign...
Attendance Matters Conference Highlights

Attendance Matters Conference Highlights

For the 2nd year, educators join together to share solutions for chronic absenteeism ThereEveryDay.com On Thursday, October 4, we were thrilled to host our second annual “Attendance Matters” conference in partnership with the School Based Attendance Coalition. More...

Community Spotlight: Attendance

Local organizations work together to remove barriers to good attendance. In the Omaha-Council Bluffs area, approximately 18,500 – or 14 percent of students – are absent enough days throughout the school year that absence alone puts their academics at risk. Of course...

Community Spotlight: Summer Slide

Encouraging students to read in the summer to keep them on track. Did you know when kids are out of school in the summer, they can fall behind and not be as prepared for the next school year? This is called “summer slide,” which can occur because...