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Texas BOE Ducks Mexican-American Studies Vote

The Texas Board of Education has bypassed voting on a hotly debated proposal to create a statewide Mexican-Americans studies course as a high school elective.

04/09/2014

A student in math class. (credit: Getty Images/Christopher Furlong)

Board Of Ed Yet To Tackle Textbooks, Algebra II

The Board of Education is in for a long night, with key votes on science books and algebra II still to come.

11/21/2013

New Dallas schools Superintendent Mike Miles. (credit: DISD)

DISD Superintendent Lacks State Superintendent Certification

Dallas Schools Superintendent Mike Miles continues to face criticism over the principal evaluation process that could remove campus administrators from their jobs.

05/17/2013

School lockers at a high school in Houston, Texas. (credit: AP)

Plano ISD Considering Boosting Security At Schools

Safety and security of students and teachers are top of mind in the aftermath of the shooting tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut.

12/21/2012

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Granbury High School Parents Express Concerns To School Board

Parents of Granbury High School students pushed for a higher level of security at a school board meeting Monday night, after rumors of a threat of a shooting caused fear among students.

12/17/2012

New Dallas Independent School District superintendent talks with CBS 11 News on his first official day on the job. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

New DISD Super Miles Has Homework For Top Brass

New Dallas ISD Superintendent Mike Miles is giving himself and his top administrators a major assignment to improve the quality of education and how the district works.

10/09/2012

Photo of the lights on a school bus. (credit: Larry W. Smith/Getty Images)

Allen ISD Parents Raise Concern Over Bus Barn

More than 100 buses pick up and drop off students in the Allen Independent School District. Servicing and fueling those buses can be a monumental task, because not all of them end up in the same facility.

07/23/2012

Photo of the lights on a school bus. (credit: Larry W. Smith/Getty Images)

Denton ISD Won’t Conduct Nationwide Search For Superintendent

The president of the Denton ISD school board is explaining the lack of a nationwide search for a new superintendent.

05/10/2012

New Dallas schools Superintendent Mike Miles. (credit: DISD)

New DISD Chief’s Contract Has Lots Of Incentives Based On Progress

Newly hired Dallas School District Superintendent Mike Miles signed a contract that will pay him $300,000 yearly for the next three years. And also inside that contract are incentive offers that provide up to $250,000 more in yearly payments.

04/27/2012

New Dallas schools Superintendent Mike Miles. (credit: DISD)

Miles Officially New DISD Superintendent

​The Dallas Independent School District has officially hired educator Mike Miles to head the state’s second largest district.

04/26/2012

DISD Superintendent candidate Mike Miles. (credit: Facebook)

DISD Board Voting On Miles Thursday

Dallas ISD Superintendent finalist Mike Miles will face a final board vote Thursday evening. With board approval, Miles will become the new Superintendent of Schools for the second largest school system in Texas. His salary, however, may top all other Texas school leaders’ compensation.

04/25/2012

Lawmakers Consider Size Of Texas Board Of Education

Texas lawmakers have expressed skepticism on whether 15 elected members on the State Board of Education are enough for a state the size of Texas.

04/17/2012

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