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DISD Fires Coach For Alleged Involvement In Illegal Recruiting

The Dallas Independent School Board addressed a recruiting scandal Thursday, firing former Madison High School basketball head coach Roderick Johnson.

09/18/2014

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DISD Diploma Problems Prompt Call For Statewide Investigation

Hundreds of Dallas ISD graduates have diplomas, but the Texas Education Agency is now reviewing an investigation that questions the validity of those diplomas.

09/17/2014

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DPD Searching For Mother After Fetus Found In H.S. Bathroom

Authorities are looking for the girl who they believe gave birth inside Woodrow Wilson High School. Detectives are reviewing surveillance video to try and find the birth mother or identify witnesses.

CBSDFW.COM–08/29/2014

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Mom Upset After 5-Year-Old Gets On Wrong School Bus

There were some frightening moments for a North Texas kindergarten student. The 5-year-old boy got on the wrong bus at the end of the school day and only he noticed something was wrong.

CBSDFW.COM–08/27/2014

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Resident Records School Zone “Chaos” Outside Middle School

Residents say the chaos happens like clockwork – a North Texas school zone turns into a danger zone twice a day. Neighbors describe a Wild, Wild West type of situation outside Spence Middle School.

CBSDFW.COM–08/26/2014

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Report Estimates Cost Of Educating Unaccompanied Children

A 16-year-old boy from El Salvador living in Dallas says he’s getting a better education here than in El Salvador for several reasons.

CBS 11–08/15/2014

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Dallas’ Madison High Stripped Of 2 State Basketball Titles

The University Interscholastic League will strip Dallas’ Madison High School of two state basketball titles for using players who don’t live in the district.

08/14/2014

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DISD Fires 6 Teachers For Helping Students Cheat

The Dallas Independent School has fired six teachers after they gave students answers to questions on a state required test.

08/14/2014

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DISD Needs 100 Teachers Before School Year Begins

With just 12 days remaining before classes begin in Dallas, the school district is scrambling to hire as many as 100 teachers.

08/14/2014

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Dallas ISD Changes Private Transportation Service For Special Program Kids

A cost-saving measure has been scrapped at Dallas County Schools after big concerns about student safety.

08/13/2014

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DISD Board Votes To Give Superintendent Miles Extension

After a 10-hour meeting, the DISD Board of Trustees voted 7-2 to give Superintendent Mike Miles a two-year extension.

07/22/2014

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Districts Debate Merits Of Master’s For Teachers

Efforts to eliminate extra pay for teachers who earn advanced degrees are gaining momentum in a small but growing number of U.S. schools.

07/12/2014

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