Oklahoma school officials hope Friday’s start of a new school year will help pupils put the memory of the deadly May 20 tornado behind them.
Hundreds of Fort Worth teachers leave their schools this week not knowing when — or if — they’ll return. Major scheduling changes district wide mean new assignments for the teachers, maybe new teaching roles including being moved to substitute teacher.
The Dallas ISD is looking into shutting down 11 schools and consolidating them with others as a way to cut into a $30 million budget shortfall.
Superintendent Susan Hull said that the district faces a $15 million to $26 million budget shortfall.