Posted on · A key issue in a pending U.S. Supreme Court case is what law comes into play: Is it the federal special education law, known as IDEA? Or the Americans with Disabilities Act?
Posted on · All Houston-area districts struggled to prepare students for college, earning a C or worse.
Posted on · Young Audiences of Houston just received its largest NEA grant to date, helping to bring more arts to the classroom.
Posted on · Texas lawmakers are about to spend a lot of time talking about how the state funds its public schools. The question is: Will they make any changes during the legislative session that starts in January?
Posted on · Some Dallas schools got an early Christmas present – a washer and dryer.
Posted on · Dallas Baptist University, the University of Houston and Texas A&M all scored among the top 1 percent in the U.S.
Posted on · What do school leaders think about having a Latino as a superintendent? And does it matter?
Posted on · A new Texas education commissioner vowed to crack down on district and campus accountability, a drawn-out court case over school finance ended and federal officials began investigating an alleged cap on special education services in Texas school districts — those are among the highlights of the year 2016 in Texas public education.
Posted on · "Our district and the business community have a lot at stake, and it’s no joke." -Ashlea Graves, who directs governmental relations with HISD.
Posted on · The Texas Education Agency wants lawmakers to double the money they approved to expand pre-K programs last legislative session, but some worry that...
Posted on · More than a hundred parents and teachers showed up at a listening session in Northwest Houston Monday night to tell federal authorities just how hard it’s been to get children special ed services.
Posted on · “As a former student of HISD, I am grateful for the education that I received, and now the opportunity to serve the district,” she says.
Posted on · Officials with the U.S. Department of Education will hold a listening session on special education Monday evening in Houston.
Posted on · Together the nine trustees on the HISD board decide the tax rate and approve the budget for the state’s largest school district.
Posted on · When state lawmakers meet in January they will once again square off over using public school dollars to pay for attending private schools.