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Reassigned Frisco Principal Withdraws Grievance, Retirement Announced

One week after hundreds of students walked out of class in protest, and six days after filing a grievance, Frisco ISD officials released a statement saying that a “resolution” has been reached with principal Sylvia Palacios.

CBSDFW.COM–06/09/2015

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Reassigned Frisco High Principal Applauded At Graduation

A student movement to save a beloved principal’s job took a recess Friday night if only for a couple of hours.

06/05/2015

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Elementary School Assigns Study Manual Full Of Mistakes

Parents of children at Eastridge Elementary School are concerned after children were assigned a study manual fraught with errors.

06/04/2015

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North Texas School Gives Students “Ghetto Classroom Awards”

Was it a poor attempt at humor, or something more serious? For the 8th year in a row, a group of North Texas teachers hand out “Ghetto Classroom Awards.” Now, the educators claim they didn’t know the term was derogatory.

CBSDFW.COM–06/04/2015

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Frisco Principal Files Grievance Against District

Hundreds of students walked out of Frisco High School on Tuesday to show support for reassigned principal Sylvia Palacios. Now, the high school’s principal is fighting back to keep her job.

06/03/2015

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Frisco High School Students Walk Out In Support Of Principal

Despite being asked, over school loud speaker, by Frisco Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Jeremy Lyon not to, hundreds of students from Frisco High School left their classrooms and took to the streets Tuesday.

CBSDFW.COM–06/02/2015

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Free SAT Prep Program Goes Online

The College Board gave access to the revamped SAT to Khan Academy, which has developed quizzes and interactive tests that will be accessible to anyone with internet access.

06/02/2015

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Campus Carry Legislation Headed To Governor Abbott’s Desk

The controversial bill that would allow concealed handguns in college classrooms, known as Campus Carry, has passed in the Texas Legislature and is now headed to Governor Greg Abbott’s desk.

CBSDFW.COM–06/01/2015

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Tech Fund Replaced With University Fund

The Texas Legislature has abolished a technology incentive program that former Gov. Rick Perry used to distribute $200 million in taxpayer funds to Texas startups.

06/01/2015

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Allen Stadium Set To Reopen After Repairs

A North Texas school district’s $60 million high school football stadium is set to reopen for graduation on Friday after being closed due to significant structural defects.

06/01/2015

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Texas Lawmakers Vote To End High School Steroids Testing

Texas lawmakers voted Friday to dismantle the state’s high school steroids testing program after eight years.

05/29/2015

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Major TX Campus Carry Concession May Allow ‘Gun-Free Zones’

A contentious bill allowing concealed handguns on college campuses in Texas will likely let schools carve out large gun-free zones, as state lawmakers negotiate final language before Monday’s deadline.

05/28/2015