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Ken Starr Was The Highest Paid...

Dec 11, 2018 by

A new report by The Chronicle of Higher Education looks at how much college presidents across the country are paid. Houston Matters /...

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With Bush’s Passing, Houston S...

Dec 6, 2018 by

Houston Christian High School plans to send the students’ condolences to the Bush Presidential Library in College Station. Laura...

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University Of Houston-Downtown...

Dec 3, 2018 by

University of Houston-Downtown also plans to start a varsity gaming team and eventually a degree program related to game design....

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How Houston Plans To Help Fix ...

Nov 29, 2018 by

With a new $1.7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education, the University of Houston plans to try and recruit more computer...

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Houston School District Expand...

Nov 8, 2018 by

This badge system started as a pilot in October with about two dozen schools. Now, it has expanded district-wide. Laura Isensee...

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New Effort To Grow Pipeline of...

Nov 1, 2018 by

Half of all students in Greater Houston are Latino, compared to only 2 percent of board members for local education nonprofits. Laura...

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How The Experiment with Housto...

Oct 31, 2018 by

Overall, researchers found the decentralized system of putting principals in charge has worked out pretty much as it was intended....

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The Student Who Taught Me Not ...

Oct 29, 2018 by

Lotus Hoey usually finds an easy connection with her students learning English, but not last fall, when one student pushed back on...

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Grant to Provide Full Scholars...

Oct 26, 2018 by

The John M. O’Quinn Foundation is giving the college $3.5 million. The grant will partly fund a program through which students will...

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UH Moment: UH Initiative Tackl...

Oct 6, 2018 by

“We all know we need to work together to get the job done.” Greg Ortiz – About 25 percent of all school children in the United...

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Deputy Commissioner Held Priva...

Oct 3, 2018 by

Mark Jones, a political science professor at Rice University, said that there are two ways to look at the situation. Laura Isensee...

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State Board of Education Gives...

Sep 15, 2018 by

It will be a high school elective class starting in the 2019-2020 academic year Al Ortiz – The State Board of Education (SBOE)...

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Houston School Board to Consid...

Sep 12, 2018 by

The Houston school board formed the group after a statewide crisis in special education Laura Isensee – Laura Isensee Wanda...

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New Guidelines Toughen Enforce...

Aug 14, 2018 by

The new U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services policy could affect thousands of international students in Houston. Elizabeth...

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Exit Interviews with Outgoing ...

Aug 6, 2018 by

Outgoing top employees said they left because of a lack of trust, concern about the district’s future and instability and negativity...

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Over Half of Houston Schools R...

Aug 4, 2018 by

National studies indicate that between 22 and 30 percent students in grades K-12 are involved with or experience bullying in some way...

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Storytelling Offers Early Ed T...

Aug 1, 2018 by

One strategy: a different kind of play center to evoke memories and stories from the storm Laura Isensee – Early education...

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Pakistani Community Still Heal...

Jul 25, 2018 by

Two journalists from Pakistan have been exploring what her death means for the Pakistani community here and abroad. Laura Isensee...

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KIPP Charter Schools Merge Int...

Jul 14, 2018 by

Before the different KIPP networks had their own boards and local leadership. Now they’ll share a board of directors and one CEO....

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Houston Schools to Get New Too...

Jul 10, 2018 by

Next school year, district administrators plan to give students the chance to report bullying anonymously — through a tip line, a...

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