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Harvard’s ‘Virtual Classroom’ For Online Students

The newest classroom at Harvard’s business school has no desks or chairs. Instead, the professor teaches facing a towering digital screen that stretches from wall to wall.

09/01/2015

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Public Education Fight Heads To High Court

The fight for funding public education in Texas is headed to the Texas Supreme Court tomorrow.

08/31/2015

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Nimitz High School Copes After Teen Shooting

Students at Nimitz High School in Irving will meet with crisis counselors on Monday morning after a shooting that involved two of their classmates.

08/31/2015

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Rockwall PTA Fundraiser For Time-Strapped Parents Goes Viral

Quite often, greatness can be found in pure simplicity. Take the Rockwall middle school PTA that’s earning praise from time-strapped parents by tapping into humor and honesty to raise cold hard cash.

CBS 11–08/28/2015

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Gov. Abbott Dedicates Billions To Elevate Higher Education

Thanks to a new law set to kick in on September 1, Texas Colleges and Universities will have an additional $4 billion to elevate their national standing in research.

08/28/2015

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Football Returns To Allen’s Eagle Stadium

The Allen Eagles face off against the Denton Guyer Wildcats on Friday in what is known as the Tom Landry Classic. It is not the homecoming game for Allen, but it is a homecoming of sorts.

08/28/2015

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Judge Clears Way For Removal Of Jefferson Davis Statue From UT Campus

The University will move Davis to the campus Briscoe Center history museum, which also houses one of the nation’s largest archives on slavery.

08/28/2015

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School Districts Considering Carbon Monoxide Detectors After Leak At DISD School

Now that school is back in session, more districts are considering putting in carbon monoxide detectors after a leak at Dallas’s Lakewood Elementary back in March.

08/27/2015

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University Of Texas In Court Over Removal Of Jefferson Davis Statue

University of Texas officials are scheduled to be in court, seeking a judge’s permission to remove a statue of Confederate president Jefferson Davis from the main area of campus.

08/27/2015

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North Texas Man Arrested After 2 Shot At Texas Southern University

Police say a suspect from North Texas has been accused of assault in Houston after two people were shot while in a Texas Southern University dormitory parking lot.

08/27/2015

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SMU Dorm Closed After Sewer Line Rupture

A construction crew ruptured a sewer line on the SMU campus late Wednesday night, shutting down a dorm building and a classroom building.

08/27/2015

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Study Finds Peak Months For College Drug Use

Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis.

08/27/2015