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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Houston Private School Alumni ...

Jun 18, 2020 by

As the nation faces a reckoning on racism, alumni at some elite Houston-area private schools are bringing attention to their alma...

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Advocates Urge HISD To Disband...

Jun 12, 2020 by

The demand in Houston echoes calls around the country to defund police. Already, Minneapolis and Portland schools have decided to...

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Prairie View A&M Plans Ne...

Jun 4, 2020 by

University President Ruth Simmons also wants to require all incoming students to study race and class throughout U.S. history. Laura...

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Texas Teachers Overcome Physic...

May 29, 2020 by

Many teachers feel a strong sense of responsibliity to connect with their students in personalized ways to keep them from falling off...

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Advocates: Houston-Area Studen...

Apr 30, 2020 by

Advocates argue that the students — separated for things like dress code violations, lashing out at teachers or getting into...

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Houston Parents Concerned Abou...

Apr 21, 2020 by

The U.S. Department of Education has urged districts to continue to educate students with special needs. Laura Isensee   Laura...

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Houston Parents Concerned Abou...

Apr 2, 2020 by

The U.S. Department of Education has urged districts to continue to educate students with special needs.. Laura Isensee Laura...

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As Fort Bend ISD Prepares For ...

Mar 20, 2020 by

“This is not just a one or two month issue. This is something that we’re going to be dealing with for the foreseeable...

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Texas School For The Deaf Laun...

Mar 3, 2020 by

The Texas School for the Deaf is rolling out two new mobile apps to promote school safety. Sascha Cordner –  Miguel Gutierrez,...

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6 Things To Know About Selecti...

Feb 14, 2020 by

With legal challenges pending, TEA Commissioner Mike Morath provides an update on the potential state takeover of the HISD board....

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How Houston Kids Are Learning ...

Feb 6, 2020 by

“When vaping came out, it was shown as safer than cigarettes. And you can enjoy tobacco without the negative health effects. It’s...

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Parents Voice Concerns About H...

Jan 24, 2020 by

HISD acknowledges that the district is having a problem hiring bus drivers. Matt Harab – Parents of kids who go to the Arabic...

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