Posted on · That wish list includes someone who’s focused on the community, who is culturally competent and racially sensitive and someone has experience working in a large school system.
Posted on · The attorney for the plaintiffs says HISD board violated district and state rules.
Posted on · The school's dean believes that the name change will raise its regional and national profile.
Posted on · KIPP charter schools and the Pasadena Independent School District recently won grants to expand their efforts through a $5 million competition with the advocacy group, Raise Your Hand Texas.
Posted on · The Humble school board picked Elizabeth Fagen as their lone finalist, but her controversial track record in Colorado is causing a stir in Texas.
Posted on · Around the country, many historically black colleges and universities are struggling with financial problems, unequal government funding and lower enrollment. But some are turning to a new pool of potential students.
Posted on · "Nobody has quite cracked the code yet on how do you do this district-wide," said Karen Baroody, partner and managing director of Education Resource Strategies.
Posted on · The charter network focuses on math and science education and runs more than 40 schools in Texas.
Posted on · "Everyone needs to make room because there are opportunities for everyone," said Alexis Giron.
Posted on · If the parents win, students who failed the exam in grades three through eight won’t be held back or have to attend summer school.
Posted on · The University of Houston system has reviewed its official policies for the law known as campus carry.
Posted on · It's called arts integration.
Posted on · Texas could lose about $5 billion a year in federal money for public schools that funds programs for poor students, like free breakfast.
Posted on · "The Supreme Court is telling us that they’re simply not going to get involved in any more school finance disputes," said Al Kauffman, who is a law professor at St. Mary’s University.
Posted on · “Our Byzantine school funding ‘system’ is undeniably imperfect, with immense room for improvement. But it satisfies minimum constitutional requirements," the court ruled.