Some Texas Professors Say Guns In Classes Could Stifle DebateSome faculty members at the University of Houston say sensitive subjects may become taboo in their classrooms because of a law allowing Texas public university students to bring guns to class.
Texas School District Makes Switch To 4-Day School WeekThe weekend will start a day early for children in a Texas school district that's adopted a four-day week.
Teacher Resigns Over Viral Classroom Fight VideoAn Irving Independent School District math teacher has resigned, after video of a fight inside of his classroom went viral.
Parents Concerned By New School Head Lice RecommendationsParents concerned about new guidelines about head lice. Experts now say kids who have lice shouldn't be kept from school. The American Academy of Pediatrics says kids who get head lice should stay in class.
Parents Upset Teachers Switching Campuses 4 Weeks Into School YearOne North Texas school district is experiencing classroom shakeups just four weeks into the school year. CBS 11 News has learned that dozens of teachers in the Arlington Independent School District are switching campuses.
Texas School Funding Still Unconstitutional A judge declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional again Thursday, finding that even though the Legislature pumped an extra $3 billion-plus into classrooms last summer the state still fails to provide adequate funding or distribute it fairly among school districts in wealthy and poor areas.
DISD Debating Teacher 'Pay For Performance' PlanIn the Dallas Independent School District, some believe teacher pay should be tied to the performance of the students. But does linking pay and performance really lead to the right result?
Mom Cites Texas Education Code To Keep Child From Taking STAARAs thousands of kids begin their State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness or STAAR tests this week, an Irving mother is taking a stand against the standardized exams… and she’s not alone.