Today is #GivingTuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday, it is the day to unleash the power of giving. CCSW wants it to be a…

NIGHTSIDE 🌙 for 11/30/2020

BREAKING: Shut up policy is shut down CCSW learned late today that Regulation 4392, the proposed “Employee Freedom of Speech”…

DAYSIDE for 11/23/2020

District wants to hear from you…again Despite the fact that CCSW has still been unable to snag a one-on-one with…

FRIDAY FILES for 11/20/2020

Why does the word “coverup” come to mind regarding possible layoffs? Slim Shady could not even make up the shady…

SUNDAY NEWS for 11/15/2020

Jesus spoke Educators across Clark County have been chiming in on Superintendent Dr. Jesus Jara’s op-ed this morning in the…

Chief health nurse passes away

Clark County School Watch has learned of the sudden passing of the District’s chief nurse, Yvette Wintermute. Wintermute reportedly passed…

Board tables vote

The CCSD Board of Trustees tabled any vote and possible action Thursday night during a scheduled board meeting on a…

Three hundred thousand!

Like a mic drop, Clark County School Watch just hit 300,000 unique visitors. This is a very big deal. To…

Admin meeting dives into the abyss

Periodically, principals get together with their bosses, in this case, the region superintendents. Pretty routine in nature.But yesterday’s admin meeting…

FRIDAY FILES for 10/23/2020

The Big “Mack” needs your help CCSW spent some time today communicating with the wellness team at Jerome Mack MS,…

NIGHTSIDE 🌙 for 10/7/2020

Katie-gate steamrolled into something worse Jeff Proffitt’s opponent’s troubles went from bad to worse today as both state and national…

It had people fooled

What if a fake organization was created to give out fake endorsements to make it look like bipartisan support existed?…

The SUNDAY NEWS for 10/4/2020

Survey says… Did you take the survey? An employee survey was dispatched this past Friday simply asking if you’re ready…

DAYSIDE ☀️ for 10/1/2020

District caught up in phishing expedition This is what the District did not need right now: CCSD has received reports…

NIGHTSIDE 🌙 for 9/30/2020

CCSW has a YouTube channel We’ve finally got our brand-new YouTube channel up and running, and we’ll be adding archived…

NIGHTSIDE 🌙 for 9/28/2020

District issues statement on data breach In response to this morning’s news that hackers began releasing and publishing personal information…

The SUNDAY NEWS for 9/27/2020

Schools remain closed Despite parents clamoring and a certain school board candidate begging for school buildings to reopen, the county’s…

CCSW is the big 2

Today is the second anniversary of Clark County School Watch. And what an amazing two years it’s been. “Let’s get…

DAYSIDE ☀️ for 9/22/2020

CCEA gives stern warning to surplussed teachers In a sharply worded letter sent out yesterday, CCEA warned teachers who are…

The SUNDAY NEWS for 9/20/2020

Pandemic doesn’t stop illegal firearms on campuses From KLAS-TV Channel 8: CCSD FIREARMS: The Clark County School District Police Department…

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…