education - preK-12

three students
Jul 6, 2018
Business and Community

Take the journey into career possibilities with the local high school students at this summer’s Young Executive Scholars Hospitality and Tourism Program. [Photo Essay]

A collage of photos showing a group of 20 students smiling at the camera as well as empty rows of seats in a theatre with a multimedia production on stage.
Jun 15, 2018
Campus News

Local students get hands-on experience in the hospitality industry through the Young Executive Scholars program. Bonus: A preview of TEDxUNLV.

Apr 25, 2018

The biggest barrier is getting teachers and staff on board with new strategies in school discipline.

UNLV logo
Feb 21, 2018
Business and Community

UNLV Center for Academic Enrichment & Outreach programs support students from disadvantaged backgrounds in their pursuit of a college degree.

children at a science presentation
Sep 26, 2017
Business and Community

As the rest of the country becomes as diverse as Las Vegas, UNLV is creating better-than-best practices for our next generation of kids.

Students in theater
Aug 10, 2017
Campus News

Step into the world of YES, where high school students meet team UNLV through project-based mentoring and a case-study analysis of the top industry right their backyards.

student-to-counselor ratio: 508-to-1
Apr 5, 2017

Education policy experts stress the importance of access to mental health care in schools as counseling professions categorized as “bright outlook” occupations for workforce development.

Student measures a cup of Rice Crispies
Mar 31, 2017
Campus News

Rebel Science Camp uses hands-on learning — and cereal — to get kids involved with STEM education.

preschoolers excercise
Mar 29, 2017

Education policy experts explore why Nevada must prioritize STEM educational experiences for all children, and why waiting until kindergarten is too late.

Several childrens backpacks hanging on the wall
Mar 22, 2017

Education policy experts explore how growing the pool of high-quality, diverse teachers benefits students and the state alike.