IDEA Public Schools Parts Ways...

May 30, 2021 by

In a letter to the school community, Board President Al Lopez announced the departure of CEO JoAnn Gama and COO Irma Muñoz after an...

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Modernizing the Naval Selectio...

Apr 23, 2021 by

“Our process is cost-effective and portable and selects the most promising applicants” Greg Ortiz Recruiting and...

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Parents Sue Katy ISD Over COVI...

Apr 16, 2021 by

The group of five parents argue that the district’s mask requirement is an example of “separate but equal” education, banned by the...

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UH Moment: UH Receives $10 Mil...

Mar 17, 2021 by

Endowment Benefits Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management Greg Ortiz  More than 50 years after hotel industry...

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UH College of Medicine Newest ...

Feb 26, 2021 by

“We are elated to join the Texas Medical Center as a member institution and look forward to engaging with colleagues at other...

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HISD Proposal To Cut Off Stude...

Feb 15, 2021 by

The HISD school board will consider a proposal at its meeting Thursday to dissolve the relationiship between HISD and the official...

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Texas Education Agency Appoint...

Jan 18, 2021 by

As the special education director at Katy ISD Fred Schafer was no friend to special needs kids. As an advocate he created more...

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Texas Still Blocked From Takin...

Jan 1, 2021 by

The appeals court upheld a temporary injunction that stops Texas from ousting Houston ISD’s school board. But the legal battle is not...

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2 Texas Universities That Serv...

Dec 18, 2020 by

The gifts to Prairie View A&M University and Texas A&M International University are the largest in history for each school....

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Texas Students Will Still Take...

Dec 11, 2020 by

State lawmakers had previously asked the Texas Education Agency to seek a federal waiver to cancel the standardized tests. Allie...

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HISD Again Changes School Clos...

Nov 2, 2020 by

The rise in COVID positivity rates and changes in HISD’s reopening plan come just a week after Houston classrooms reopened for...

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With Recent COVID Cases In Hou...

Oct 23, 2020 by

Experts discuss COVID school safety and impact on the community, plus teachers call in to share their perspective. Catherine Lu  HISD...

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Texas Education Investigators ...

Oct 12, 2020 by

What investigators detailed in their final report echoed previous studies by outside consultants and the district’s own...

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HISD Still Not Meeting Virtual...

Sep 21, 2020 by

The comments came during a wide-ranging interview with Town Square host Ernie Manouse on Tuesday, in which the interim superintendent...

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4 New Teachers Share What It’s...

Sep 15, 2020 by

In the Houston Independent School District alone, just over 1,100 educators will start their profession during the pandemic. Laura...

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Survey: COVID-19 Hurts Latino ...

Aug 20, 2020 by

The advocacy group Latinos for Education surveyed over 300 Spanish-speaking, low-income Latino families in Greater Houston. Asking...

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In Southwest Houston, Alief IS...

Aug 18, 2020 by

Alief ISD has largely sidestepped heated debates over in-person or remote instruction by deciding early on it would go virtual. Laura...

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Texas Will Allow Schools To Ke...

Jul 19, 2020 by

Facing growing backlash from teachers, parents and health officials, Texas education officials Friday relaxed a previous order that...

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Students Push Texas State Boar...

Jul 2, 2020 by

While Texas’ textbooks have long drawn controversy for their learning standards, more young people want to see the...

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Texas Teachers Consider Leavin...

Jul 1, 2020 by

The Association of Texas Professional Educators recently surveyed some 4,200 educators. About 60% said they were concerned about...

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