Education

Anti-CRT, Pro-charter PAC money floods school board and State Board of Education campaigns across Texas

Posted on · From local school boards to the State Board of Education, wealthy donors are spending big money in the campaigns that will decide the role of charter schools in Texas public education, what books students can read and how teachers discuss race and gender.

Education

Former Katy ISD student with autism returns for band competition. His parents still want to see change: ‘It almost broke us’

Posted on · Families with special education students in Texas attend a series of meetings with district staff members. Any complaints from families can take months to move through the formal process at the local and state level — and even then, some cases require decisions in state or federal courts.