The state government’s formula to pay for education is complicated. So we explain it through some animated comics. It’s part of our series “Funding Texas Schools: Fair Or Falling Short?”read more
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In public schools around the country, there's a growing backlash against high-stakes testing. Parents in Greater Houston are also joining that movement.read more
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A little girl and her feline pal embark on adventures that teach them math concepts and skills.
Animated adventures of four fairy-tale characters who enter storybooks to solve everyday problems.
Texas has a long history of lawsuits over public school funding. One of the earliest chapters starts with one family on the west side of ...
The number of people seen in the ER with psychotic symptoms or seizures after using a type of synthetic marijuana called K2 has soared. Manufacturers often change its chemistry to evade detection.
With fighting expected to pick up this spring, Afghanistan's security is heavily dependent on elite forces like the commandos. NPR's Tom Bowman profiles the top enlisted man.
Lynch's nomination was confirmed last week by the U.S. Senate, five months after President Obama nominated her to succeed Eric Holder.
After a weekend that saw violence and arrests, Gray's family and many public and religious figures are calling for peace. A huge turnout is expected for Monday's service.
Peter Carey and Rachel Kushner are among those who are withdrawing in protest from the PEN American Center's annual gala. Kushner says she is uncomfortable with Charlie Hebdo's "cultural intolerance."