CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming took a big step this legislative session toward funding community colleges based on student outcomes rather than enrollment.
CHEYENNE — Wyoming community colleges are looking to start a new program that aims to increase the number of students successfully completing college.
CHEYENNE -- The director of the Wyoming Community College Commission says the state should require remedial courses for affected students while still in high school rather than waiting until they enter college.
CASPER, Wyo. — State lawmakers and agency officials are keeping quiet about the next chapter in the Cindy Hill narrative.
CASPER, Wyo. — The interim director for the Wyoming Department of Education, Jim Rose, told state legislators Friday that there’s much to sort out since he became head of the department on Jan. 27, including data and personnel issues.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill says management changes in the Wyoming Education Department are causing the agency to fall behind on providing some education data.
A recent report shows Wyoming below the national average in participation and test scores in the Advanced Placement program, even though the state has made gains in both areas.
CASPER, Wyo. -- A law that stripped most of the power from Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill left the state’s public education system in “complete chaos,” she argues in her latest court filing.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Education plans to file for a federal No Child Left Behind Act waiver Thursday in the hope of avoiding consequences in 2014 for failing to meet standards, Director Jim Rose said.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The newly appointed interim director of the state Department of Education has a lot of homework to do.
CASPER, Wyo. — The primary election campaign for governor has begun.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Staff reductions, leaving open positions unfilled, offering fewer sections of courses, less community outreach and reducing some student services are among the ways Wyoming's seven community colleges are contemplating dealing with possible budget cuts of 8 percent for the fis…
During the 2010-11 school year, Jim Rose and the Shields Valley FFA has partnered with Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks to build steel gate closures for landowners enrolled in the Block Management program in southwest Montana. FWP provided the materials and the students built 100 gate closures.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — In the age of cell phones, e-mail and text messages, first-time visitors to Wyoming's Capitol are often delighted to learn that constituents can ask to meet with a legislator using the decidedly low-tech method of having the doorman pass along a handwritten note.
Laki Duracoski admits that he's somewhat of an overachiever.