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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Federal Judge Dismisses Housto...

Dec 29, 2019 by

U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel rejected the district’s argument that ousting the Houston school board would disenfranchise...

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Federal Judge Dismisses Housto...

Dec 22, 2019 by

U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel rejected the district’s argument that ousting the Houston school board would disenfranchise voters....

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University Of St. Thomas Elimi...

Dec 19, 2019 by

An additional 11 faculty members said they would step down to accommodate the school’s restructuring plan. For several years, the...

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How A State Takeover Of HISD M...

Dec 8, 2019 by

Education expert Duncan Klussmann, a former superintendent, explains how state takeovers of school boards tend to play out. Michael...

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These Students Speak Perfect S...

Dec 3, 2019 by

“To be able to speak Spanglish is to be able to say to people that I am Mexican American, and that’s OK,” says...

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Wolff Center Tops Nation For E...

Nov 28, 2019 by

“What we are trying to do is change the world by starting businesses.” Greg Ortiz – The University of Houston now has the...

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