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Boyd Ready To Lead FWISD Into New Era

Dr. Joel Boyd has not officially been named as the new Fort Worth ISD superintendent, but he is ready for the job and already has a plan to increase the graduation rate.

02/10/2015

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Real Science Funny Raw Interview With Damian Castillejo

We interviewed Damien Castillejo for our Real Science about Dynamic Earth at the UTA Planetarium. He may just be a comedian in the making!

02/09/2015

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Legislation Would Force Some Texas Parents To Vaccinate Their Children

Is it a public safety threat or personal Choice? Newly proposed legislation may force more Texas parents to vaccinate their children.

CBSDFW.COM–02/06/2015

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Child Abduction Attempt Reported In Mesquite

There has been another report about an attempted child abduction in North Texas. This time, the alert goes out to families in Mesquite after an incident took place on Wednesday.

02/06/2015

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Man Attacks Student With Knife At Fort Worth Middle School

Teachers and Fort Worth police officers kept a close eye outside McLean Middle School. This after a man in a hoodie came on campus, brandished a knife, and cut the clothing of a student.

CBS 11–02/05/2015

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College Students Report More Stress

An annual survey of college freshmen found that incoming students at four-year universities last fall devoted half as many hours to hanging out with friends as those in 1987.

02/05/2015

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Tempers Flare, Accusations Fly At Dallas ISD Board Meeting

A heated dispute broke out at Tuesday night’s Dallas ISD board meeting, which lasted only 15 minutes.

02/03/2015

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DISD Superintendent Lays Out New Employee Expectations

Less than a week after the resignations of two high profile Dallas Independent School District officials, Superintendent Mike Miles has issued new guidelines for district employees.

CBS 11–02/03/2015

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A Look At Educators, Students & Electronic Media Policies

Teachers behaving badly – It’s not a new problem, but new modes of communication are making inappropriate comments and relationships all too easy.

CBS 11–02/02/2015

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Prime Prep Academy Students Get TEA Help

State education officials will help find new schools for the students of a now-closed North Texas academy that was co-founded by NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders.

02/02/2015

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Prime Prep, Charter School Started By Deion Sanders Closed

Prime Prep Academy, the charter school co-founded by Deion Sanders, closed today.

01/30/2015

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DISD Superintendent Talks Teacher Union Criticism

Another misstep the Dallas School District can’t afford.

01/30/2015