Halopoff out as tech chief

Breaking news this morning…Dr. Greg Halopoff is out as chief technology officer. He reportedly worked his last day this past…

THE SUNDAY NEWS for 9/13/2020

Kit Carson namesake goes away After a contentious 90 minute discussion thus past Thursday evening, the Board of Trustees voted…

DAYSIDE for 9/10/2020

District gets food waiver District officials have secured a waiver from the USDA allowing the free distribution of food to…

DAYSIDE for 9/9/2020

Positive distance learning stories I am an elementary music specialist, starting my 5th full year of teaching. When people ask…

NIGHTSIDE for 9/3/2020

Election 2020 briefs District B Trustee candidate Jeff Proffitt walked away today with a big endorsement from former 4th district…

NIGHTSIDE for 9/1/2020

Board work session tomorrow Your Board of Trustees will meeting for a work session tomorrow morning to talk governance. Considering…

NIGHTSIDE for 8/31/2020

Lee denies helping Brooks In response to a report over the weekend, officials with the Susie Lee campaign denied helping…

SUNDAY NEWS for 8/30/2020

Brooks receptive to Garvey’s idea (except it was Ford’s idea first) As usual, the fireworks happen at the end of…

District data breach

Color me shocked… This, along with reports of major systems down again, including Infinite Campus and it’s been a BAD…

NIGHTSIDE for 8/26/2020

Zoom Zoom. Now. Dammit. It’s not working. Google Meets is not working. We need to dump it now. Aside from…

NIGHTSIDE for 8/25/2020

Classrooms get hacked, parents get caught doing bad things Kids are getting caught doing bad things online and the parents…

NIGHTSIDE for 8/24/2020

By most accounts, it could have been a routine first day of school. And at many sites, it was. It…

SUNDAY NEWS for 8/23/2020

They lost everything As a result of the Canvas Chaos this past Friday, we’ve heard from several teachers who lost…

Canvas is broken (with UPDATES)

(Includes updates below) We’re getting multiple messages at this hour into the CCSW News Center that all teacher-created content on…

EVENING REPORT FOR 8/20/2020

Ch-ch-ch-changes With just four days to go before showtime, teachers, principals and parents are seething over a myriad of last-minute…

EVENING REPORT FOR 8/17/2020

Major leadership changes on tap With just days to go before the start of school, District brass today announced several…

SUNDAY NEWS for 8/16/2020

Katie Williams accuses opponent Jeff Proffitt of…having endorsements? Yep, pretty much.Because over the past week, the District B trustee candidate…

BOARD BRIEFS for 8/13/2020

From this evening’s Board of Trustees meeting, via the District: Trustees approve technology support for CCSD families Agenda Item 3.17…

SUNDAY NEWS for 8/9/2020

Brooks denies open meeting law violation in summarizing public comments The practice of summarizing the public’s emails to the Clark…

EVENING REPORT FOR 8/5/2020

Happy New Year Happy new year to all our educators, administrators and support staff. This year will look different but…

SUNDAY NEWS for 8/2/2020

Meeting fallout continues Days after an epic shitshow of a board meeting to prematurely decide the fate of Superintendent Dr.…

Jara pens letter to the community

After a contentious meeting yesterday to prematurely decide his fate which ended abruptly, District Superintendent Dr. Jesus Jara penned this…

Trustees, Jara speak

The fallout from today’s circus special board meeting continues. We have a statement from Trustees Cavazos, Ford and Young: And…

MIDDAY REPORT FOR 7/29/2020

In one hour After days of infighting, cat-fights on Twitter and the downright ugliness on public display, it will all…

SUNDAY NEWS for 7/26/2020

Dots are connected If there was any doubt that Superintendent Dr. Jesus Jara and Tommy White of Local 872 Laborers…

EVENING REPORT for 7/23/2020

BREAKING NEWS: NIAA announces plans for sports We begin this evening with breaking news… the NIAA has released a preliminary…

EVENING REPORT for 7/22/2020

BREAKING NEWS: The superintendent was served We start with breaking news…Clark County School Watch has learned the superintendent of schools…

CCSD goes distance learning

In another ridiculous display of antics for 5 1/2 hours, the Board of Trustees approved a distance learning program for…

EVENING REPORT for 7/20/2020

Statement from CCSD regarding the provisional Reopening Our Schools plan “Tomorrow, Tuesday, July 21, 2020, during the Clark County School…

MIDDAY REPORT for 7/20/2020

Where are the docs? Apparently, for tomorrow’s Board of Trustees meeting, the agenda documents are MIA… nowhere to be found.…

SUNDAY NEWS for 7/19/2020

Epilogue on Katie Williams Our piece on Trustee B candidate Katie Williams has been trending on our website, to say…

Admins tell Jara: Time to go

The administrators who make up the Clark County Association of School Administrators and Professional-Technical Employees under executive director Stephen Augspurger…

Ebert, Sisolak slam Jara

Folks…this is bad. CARSON CITY, NV – Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and Nevada Department of Education Superintendent of Public…

The smoking gun

Clark County School Watch just obtained the email that was cited in the RJ article and the source of last…

MIDDAY REPORT for 7/13/2020

LA and SD going online only Breaking news from SoCal…LA Unified and San Diego Unified will start the new school…

SUNDAY NEWS for 7/12/2020

Real damage upstate Yesterday had the propensity of doing some real damage. And as a result, folks around the Valley…

MIDDAY REPORT for 7/9/2020

This vote will be close With just hours to go before a likely contentious vote on a proposed reopening plan,…

EVENING REPORT for 7/8/2020

This Evening Report is all about Jesus. No, not that Jesus. This Jesus ⬆️⬆️⬆️ Jesus spoke, Jesus wept I would…

WEEKEND NEWS for 7/4/2020

Ford’s call for suggestions was answered When Trustee Danielle Ford put out the call for suggestions and feedback on the…

SUNDAY NEWS for 6/28/2020

Fireworks with Wright and Ford As usual, the fireworks that occur during the Board of Trustees meeting seems to occur…

Here’s the plan…right here

The public sentiment seemed mixed, almost down the middle on whether they support or oppose the District’s Reopening plan. Released…

Summer of Fun-Raiser

Since our spring Fun-Raiser just weeks ago, we’ve decided to keep our donor portal open. Since then, CCSW has been…

MORNING REPORT for 6/15/2020

CCEA recognizes injustices The Clark County Education Association today released a statement discussing the racial justice protests nationwide and its…

SUNDAY NEWS for 6/14/2020

Trustee runoffs begin to take shape With just a couple of days left to count votes, there hasn’t been much…