TEXAS A&M INVESTIGATING L...

Dec 16, 2020 by

12.16.20 – Texas Tribune Texas A&M investigating “large scale” cheating case as universities see more academic...

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Many Texas Families Say Remote...

Nov 22, 2020 by

Teachers say they are scrambling to retool education, creating new videos and online lessons from scratch. (Shutterstock) By Aliyya...

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High failure rates fuel calls ...

Oct 24, 2020 by

Most schools hoped this fall would see students make up academic ground lost last spring when the pandemic hit. Instead, districts...

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Texas families of some special...

Oct 22, 2020 by

The state program will help families pay for services like tutoring, therapy, and digital resources. It is not a replacement for...

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Gov. Greg Abbott loosens coron...

Sep 17, 2020 by

9.17.20 – Texas Tribune “Gov. Greg Abbott loosens coronavirus restrictions for restaurants and other businesses in most regions of...

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Texas to Harris County: Stop s...

Aug 29, 2020 by

The secretary of state’s office threatened legal action against Harris County if it goes ahead with a plan to send applications...

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Texas universities brace for c...

Aug 9, 2020 by

It’s impossible to foretell the coronavirus pandemic’s full financial impact on state universities, public and private,...

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UT-Austin will keep “Eye...

Jul 13, 2020 by

Last month, UT-Austin student athletes said they would forgo recruiting and donor events if campus and athletic leadership failed to...

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Texans urge update to state se...

Jun 29, 2020 by

More than 200 hundred signed up to speak as the Texas State Board of Education began taking public testimony Monday on its first...

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Texas school districts will st...

May 22, 2020 by

Schools incurred a number of unexpected expenses as fears of COVID-19 shut down school buildings and forced them to hurriedly draw up...

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FIFTH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS...

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4.7.20 – Texas Tribune “Texas can enforce abortion ban during coronavirus pandemic, federal appeals court rules” Republican state...

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TEXAS STAAR TEST REQUIREMENTS ...

Mar 16, 2020 by

3.16.20 – Texas Tribune “Texas STAAR test requirements waived due to coronavirus outbreak: Abbott also said he would ask the federal...

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“Neglected” colleg...

Feb 8, 2020 by

Professor Michael Ortiz conducts a modern abstract algebra class for Sul Ross students in Uvalde while students in remote classrooms...

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University of Texas’ poo...

Feb 2, 2020 by

The Dell Foundation’s $100 million gift to the University of Texas is a 10-year commitment to provide funds and services to...

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FIRST 2020 ELECTION IN TEXAS &...

Jan 29, 2020 by

1.28.20 – Texas Tribune [COMMENTS FROM DONNA GARNER:  Republican candidate Gary Gates will join the Texas House.  Yesterday...

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GREEDY: University of Texas Sy...

Nov 17, 2019 by

Chancellor J.B. Milliken said 2.6% is the rate of inflation in the higher education sector. UT institutions have increased tuition...

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TEA to take over Houston ISD s...

Nov 7, 2019 by

Texas Education Agency Commissioner Mike Morath informed Houston ISD of those plans in a letter Wednesday. He also sent letters...

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This Texas school district has...

Nov 4, 2019 by

In a 2003 lawsuit, Hearne Independent School District officials said the state’s failure to stop white students from...

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TEX. HOUSE SPEAKER DENNIS BONN...

Oct 22, 2019 by

10.22.19 – Texas Tribune “Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen won’t seek reelection after recording scandal” By Tuesday morning,...

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Texas is bringing the “p...

Oct 13, 2019 by

The approach is intended to quickly cut down on the number of low-performing schools in the state. So far, Texas has seen mixed...

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