Las Vegas Performing and Visual Arts College Fair

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Las Vegas Performing and Visual Arts College Fair: A Free, Must Attend Event for Creative College-Bound Students Arlington, VA—College-bound students interested in music, dance, theater, visual arts, graphic design, and other related disciplines are invited to learn more about undergraduate and graduate degrees offered in their area of interest at the National Association for College Admission Counseling’s (NACAC) Las Vegas … Read More

Social Justice Educator Dr. David Stovall

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Please join Dr. David Stoval for a series of special events focused on social justice.   FLYER EquityMatterz Social Justice Dine & Dialogue “We’ve Been Here Before: Educational Justice and the ‘not so new’ Political Moment” Friday, September 28, 2018, 6-8 p.m.      Dr. William U. Pearson Community Center This is a public event, co-facilitated by local youth, and organized around topic … Read More

Tutoring / Assistance

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NVLA Teachers are available for drop-in assistance everyday except Wednesday (M, T, Th, F) from 9:00 am – 11:00 am.   Stop in and get help with your courses.  You can also set an appointment or log in during the teacher’s office hours.   We are here to help. You can also go to the library.  The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District is … Read More

Effective Parent-School Communication

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The level of collaboration between families and educators is an important predictor of student academic achievement. Parents and family members who establish strong, positive relationships with school staff have more opportunities to learn about the education system and become better education advocates.   For more information about effective parent-school communication see the links below or on our Documents & Downloads page. … Read More

Redefining “Study Abroad”

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NVLA students are taking their computers and leaving.  Leaving for vacation that is.    Students are traveling the world and still taking the summer classes that they want. Here are where they are today.

NVLA partners with VegasPBS

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Through partnership with Vegas PBS, NVLA can offer Career Pathway and Advanced Placement courses to students throughout the state. — NV Learning Academy (@NVLearningAcad) May 5, 2018

Free Gen-Cyber Summer Camp

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Students and Parents, Here is a wonderful opportunity for current high school students. The College of Engineering faculty at UNLV is hosting another STEM-based summer camp. This one is focused on cybersecurity, lasts one week in July, and is FREE to all attendees thanks to a generous grant from the National Science Foundation. Students and parents can get more information … Read More

Girls Go CyberStart

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Girls Go CyberStart is an innovative opportunity for young women attending high school in Nevada to discover their talents in cybersecurity and learn about careers in the field.  Registration is open now through February 16, 2018, and the online game is available from February 20 – 25, 2018 Information on potential participants, a description of the game, and a sample challenge can … Read More