Education

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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.

08/31/2015

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Gov. Abbott Dedicates Billions To Elevate Higher Education

Thanks to a new law set to kick in on September 1, Texas Colleges and Universities will have an additional $4 billion to elevate their national standing in research.

08/28/2015

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Journalism Schools React To Virginia News Crew Deaths

The deaths of Virginia news reporter Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward are even felt here in North Texas, on college campuses where journalism students are learning.

08/26/2015

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Nurses, Healthcare Administrators Are In Demand In Dallas

With over 1 million online job postings for nurses, some of the most sought after positions in the Dallas area are for registered nurses.

08/24/2015

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Dallas Professor Says Higher Education Opens A World Of Opportunities

“When I started college as biology major, I was really not interested in medicine. A friend of mine was working in a lab doing undergraduate research, and she told me how to get into the program. Once I was working in the lab, I was hooked,” said Jill Buettner.

08/24/2015

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Senior Living Consultant Encourages Others To Return To School

“There was a nine-year gap between earning my bachelor’s and going back to school to earn master’s. Get involved early and get it behind you, don’t wait as long as I did,” said Roy Barker.

08/24/2015

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Hospital System Giving Away Free Safety Lights

Kids who walk to and from school may find themselves doing so in low-light situations. That’s why Methodist Health System is offering free safety lights to students.

08/24/2015

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DISD Trustees Vote For $1.6 Billion Bond Program

The Dallas ISD Board of Trustees today (8/21/15) voted unanimously to place the bond program before voters in an election on Nov. 3.

08/21/2015

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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.

08/20/2015

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New App Helps Students Focus, Deal With Stress In School

With support from AT&T, the Momentous Institute in Dallas is offering a new series of free apps for teachers and parents to help students focus and deal with stress in school.

08/20/2015

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Parents & Students Line Up For The Back To School Roundup

With blankets and coats in hand, parents lined up Thursday morning and were ready for school. They are in store for some ‘big gets’ as Fort Worth kicks off its Back To School Roundup.

CBSDFW.COM–08/20/2015

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Hurst Teacher Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Students

An arrest warrant for a former third grade teacher in Hurst says more than five students accused him of inappropriate touching at the end of the last school year.

08/19/2015

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