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Irving Mother’s Organization Clothes Children For School

Shawana Carter founded an organization that provides school clothes to children who qualify for free or reduced-price lunch.

08/26/2015

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MedStar & TxDOT Offer Back-To-School Safety Tips

As students across the state kick off a new school year, the TxDOT is offering back-to-school driving tips that they say will keep children safe and help drivers avoid tickets and fines.

CBSDFW.COM–08/24/2015

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FWISD Aims To Improve Elementary School Ratings

The test scores at many campuses in the Fort Worth Independent School District have improved over last year, but there is still progress to be made.

08/24/2015

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North Texas Organization Filling Backpacks With Hope

There are at least 2,000 homeless children enrolled in the DISD. Fortunately, there are people who are not only aware of the situation, but are doing something everyday to try and turn it around.

KRLD–08/21/2015

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Parents & Students Line Up For The Back To School Roundup

With blankets and coats in hand, parents lined up Thursday morning and were ready for school. They are in store for some ‘big gets’ as Fort Worth kicks off its Back To School Roundup.

CBSDFW.COM–08/20/2015

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Some ISDs Already Have School Zone Warning Lights On

Many public schools in North Texas go back into session next Monday. But as you head out on the roadways now, you might notice some school zones that have flashing warning lights already on.

CBSDFW.COM–08/19/2015

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5 Apps You Should Add To Your Back-To-School List

Are tablets and phones the new backpacks? James Denke of the Dallas test-prep school The Waterton Group thinks so.

CBS 11–08/05/2015

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5 Ways To Create The Perfect Study Space

One of the keys to academic success is an organized study space. Create a work spot in your home, whether it’s located in a designated room or tucked into a smaller nook.

07/17/2015

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5 Healthy Breakfasts For Weekday Mornings

The daily rush out the door makes mornings hectic, but that’s no excuse for skipping a healthy breakfast. Plan ahead for a quick and healthy morning meal from your own kitchen.

07/16/2015

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5 Tips On How To Beat Senioritis

Nearly every student entering his or her last year in school will face senioritis. Here are a few tips and tricks to help keep yourself motivated and on track.

07/15/2015

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Ask An Expert: First Day Of School Jitters

Overcoming first day jitters — whether for kindergarteners or those in a new school — all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.

07/14/2015

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5 Tips For Kids Adjusting To New Schedules

Kids of all ages love the lazy days of summer. Schedules are relaxed and fun is the main focus. These five tips can make falling back into school routines at the end of the summer break can be a lot easier.

07/13/2015

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