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Dallas School Board Approves Mandatory RecessAccording to the new rules, students will get at least 20 minutes each day for the rest of this year.
DISD To Add Excitement To National Signing DayDISD wants to honor both current and former student athlete at the annual signing day ceremony.
Dallas County Sheriff’s First African American Deputy Dies At 85Jesse Everett Gill was hired as a deputy sheriff on January 16, 1954.
Social Media Threat Leads To LockdownsThe post that vaguely mentioned “all Lincoln students” forced a lockdown in Dallas and at several Lincoln schools nationwide, including others in Florida and Michigan.
Charter School Fight In DallasDallas ISD board member says there are too many charter schools in her neighborhood.
Waxahachie Teacher Survives Tornado, Offers Inspiring Life LessonSteve Thomas has a special presentation for the 8th graders. “I call it 12-26, the day a tornado hit,” Thomas tells his students.
DISD's Morath Sworn In As Texas Education CommissionerFormer Dallas school board member Mike Morath has taken over as head of the Texas Education Agency.
DISD Releases Threat Letter It Received This Week"I have been bullied every day here, in one of the district high schools. Just because, I am 'different'. I turned to religion, to solve my problems, and found faith and comfort in Allah," the letter says.
One-Third Of Students Absent After Email Threat Targeting SchoolIn Dallas, the fallout continues from an email bomb threat now discredited as a hoax.
DISD Determines Terroristic Threat "Non-Credible," Schools OpenIt was similar to the warnings levied against school districts in Los Angeles and New York -- the Dallas Independent School District received a terroristic threat Wednesday evening.
Texas Education Commissioner Appointee Opens Up"My job is to deliver outcome improvements," says Mike Morath.
Governor Abbott Appoints DISD's Morath As Texas Education CommissionerHe will oversee the Texas Education Agency and the state’s 1,200 school districts and charter schools.

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