Dallas ISD STAAR Test Results Show Gains & LossesThe State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) test scores are in and for the most part Dallas Independent School District (DISD) 5th and 8th grade students scored well.
Dallas ISD & Dallas Parks Training Students To Save LivesThe Dallas Independent School District has teamed with Dallas Park and Recreation on a special mission -- they’re training students now to save lives in the future.
Former All-Pro Linebacker Says Race A Factor In White Coach's Possible FiringFormer NFL All-Pro linebacker Zach Orr says race is the reason why the Desoto school board is considering firing their head football coach.
US Students Score Poorly In Arts And Music ExamWhen it comes to music and visual arts, American teenagers could use some help.
Late Night Meeting Gives No Answers About DeSoto Football CoachThere’s widespread confusion and frustration in the city of DeSoto after rumors began swirling Monday night that the school district was about to fire Todd Peterman, the head football coach at DeSoto High School.
Texas Senate Endorses Bill Letting Home-Schoolers Play In UILThe Texas Senate has approved a bill that would allow home-schooled students to participate in public school sports and other activities.
House OKs Major School Finance Fix; Senate's Plans UncertainThe Texas House late Wednesday night approved a sweeping, bipartisan school finance plan that pumps an extra $1.6 billion into classrooms and begins overhauling the troubled way the state pays for public education.
Arrest Made After Student Robbed In Coppell High School Parking LotPolice made an arrest Wednesday night after a student was robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot of Coppell High School.
Some Texas Students Using 'Sugar Daddies' To Pay For College TuitionAccording to 'Seeking Arrangement' spokeswoman Brook Urick, over two million students are currently members of the site. Texas State University ranks 5th on the list of highest participating students, the University of Texas at Austin ranks 11th.
DISD Unveils Completed Renovations At Cabell ElementaryThere’s a new look and new teaching model at William L. Cabell Elementary School in Dallas. Today the Dallas Independent School District unveiled the completed renovations inside the school.
Video Shows Rabbit Being Killed In Maypearl ISD ClassA school district in Ellis County is making changes to an outdoor education class after an online video surfaced showing a student killing a rabbit by slamming it against a metal pole.
Texas Again Voting On Science Lessons Challenging Evolution The Texas Board of Education is voting again this week on revised science curriculums requiring students to "evaluate scientific explanations" on the "complexity" of human cells and on the origin of DNA.