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Sep 24, 2014 - 10:05 AM

Schools Getting Fake InvoicesUser Generated Content

Schools Getting Fake Invoices

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Nebraska, South Dakota, The Kansas Plains and Southwest Iowa is warning schools and school districtsin our service area about possible fake invoices for educational supplies. In the past few weeks, there has been a rush of complaints filed against “Scholastic School Supply” claiming to have either a Nevada or New Jersey address. Both addresses have turned out to be mail drops.

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Sep 16, 2014 - 3:13 PM

BBB Alert: Schools Receiving Fake InvoicesUser Generated Content

BBB Alert: Schools Receiving Fake Invoices

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Nebraska, South Dakota, The Kansas Plains and Southwest Iowa is warning schools and school districts in our service area about possible fake invoices for educational supplies. In the past few weeks, there has been a rush of complaints filed against “Scholastic School Supply” claiming to have either a Nevada or New Jersey address. Both addresses have turned out to be mail drops.

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Sep 8, 2014 - 3:49 PM

Proposal Would Create Fund To Increase Teacher Pay

Proposal Would Create Fund To Increase Teacher Pay

Representatives from three South Dakota education organizations have a proposal they say would increase teacher salaries and make the state more attractive to young educators.

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Sep 2, 2014 - 5:04 PM

Educating The Public On Education Funding

Educating The Public On Education Funding

The presentations will have facts and figures about everything from comparing state and federal funding in neighboring states to teacher salaries.

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Aug 11, 2014 - 5:06 PM

New Teachers Have Positive Career Outlooks

New Teachers Have Positive Career Outlooks

The first day of school is just one week away, and it is not just for students.  This year, 156 new teachers will head classrooms in the Sioux Falls School District. 

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Aug 8, 2014 - 6:00 PM

Teacher Shortage Growing Problem In South Dakota

Teacher Shortage Growing Problem In South Dakota

Many districts blame South Dakota's historically low teacher pay for the growing teacher shortage across the state. With the first day of class coming soon, many districts are scrambling to fill open positions.

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Jun 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM

Xcel Energy Funds Southeast Tech Scholarships

Xcel Energy Funds Southeast Tech Scholarships

Xcel Energy is giving Southeast Tech a $1,500 grant to fund three $500 educational scholarships for students.  

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May 14, 2014 - 4:59 PM

Tea Area School Deciding What's Next After Failed Bond Vote

Tea Area School Deciding What's Next After Failed Bond Vote

Two votes are all that separated the Tea Area School District from giving students more space.

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May 4, 2014 - 8:07 AM

National Teacher Diversity Study

National Teacher Diversity Study

New research shows that U.S. teachers are nowhere near as diverse as their students.

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Apr 13, 2014 - 10:15 AM

Rejected Bids Won't Cause Major Delay For School

Rejected Bids Won't Cause Major Delay For School

Officials in Pierre say the rejection of two bids for a major construction phase of a new elementary school won't have a significant impact in the timeline of the project.

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Apr 4, 2014 - 9:55 PM

South Dakota College Tuition Freeze Coming For 2014-2015

South Dakota College Tuition Freeze Coming For 2014-2015

Whether you want to be an engineer or a nurse, a college degree stands in the way of that dream.

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Mar 11, 2014 - 5:00 PM

Educators Wait For Funding Numbers

Educators Wait For Funding Numbers

As South Dakota's legislative session nears an end, educators are waiting to see how much money schools will get.

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Feb 27, 2014 - 1:30 PM

Mount Marty College Freezes Tuition

Mount Marty College Freezes Tuition

The college's board of trustees has voted to freeze 2014-2015 tuition and fees at this year's rates.  

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