Education News

Houston Charter Schools Plan to Grow

Posted on · In education, charter schools receive public tax dollars. But they are run by outside groups, not by local school boards. In Harris County, more than 40,000 students attend charters and that number is expected to grow.

Education News

HISD Fights To Regain Pre-K Funding In State Legislature

Posted on · In the Houston Independent School District, more than 16,000 kids attend prekindergarten. Most of them come from low-income homes and know little English. From the KUHF Education Desk, Laura Isensee reports why preK is so important for HISD this year in the Texas Legislature.