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Public Education Fight Heads To High Court

The fight for funding public education in Texas is headed to the Texas Supreme Court tomorrow.



DISD Investigating If Employees Violated Policy After Ashley Madison Hack

Two email addresses included in the data posted from the affair website don’t appear to be connected to current DISD employees. At least three of them, however, do.



DISD Needs More Registered Nurses

The district says for this school year there are still approximately 15 open nursing positions the district is looking to fill.


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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.


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DISD May Submit $1.6B Bond Proposal To Voters

For the second time in seven years, the Dallas School District is considering placing a capital improvement plan before voters. The proposed cost: $1.6 Billion.


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Man Who Fought DISD Over Segregation Passes Away

Sam Tasby filed a discrimination suit against DISD in 1970 because his children were required to ride a bus to an all-black school, instead of walking to their neighborhood school with white students.



DISD Construction Coming Down To The Wire

Greiner Middle, with some 1500 students, is one of the largest middle schools in the state and is home to the district’s performing arts academy.



CVS Near Dallas School Wants To Sell Alcohol

Beer and wine ban has people shaking their heads.


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DISD Opens New Early Childhood Centers To Delight Of Parents

Cristina Baeza is a mother searching for an early childhood program to better engage her busy 3-year-old, Alyssa.


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Plea Deal Involving HS Basketball Player Sparks Outrage

Tammy Simpson repeatedly became overcome with emotion as she lashed out at former Dallas ISD High School basketball star Johnathan Turner.


Dallas Independent School District Interim Superintendent Dr. Michael Hinojosa poses for a photo at Alex W. Spence Middle Learning Center as part of the HP Digital Assist education grant competition kickoff on September 16, 2009 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Interim DISD Superintendent Talks About What’s Next

“I’m willing to stay as long as it takes, to be ready for the next leader, being me, probably not, whoever, but we’ll let it play out,” says Hinojosa.


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

Dallas Schools Superintendent Resigns, Gets $275K

Superintendent Mike Miles left his post on Thursday after three tumultuous years.