New Rules Aim To Help Students Clear Loans In Cases Of FraudThe Obama administration is issuing new rules meant to help students get their federal loans erased in cases where there's been fraud and misconduct by their schools.
DISD Approves Funding For Oak Cliff School RepairsThe calls for change at a Dallas high school have been heard. The DISD's board voted late Thursday night in favor of major funding to help with problems at South Oak Cliff High School.
Cedar Hill Students Vote For The First TimeSome teens from Cedar Hill High School exercised their right to vote for the very first time on Thursday morning. The group of 18-year-old students loaded onto buses and traveled together to an early voting location.
Fifth Grader Advises Six Flags To Cut Shockwave; Save MoneyA North Texas fifth grader is having some fun with math; using knowledge from a class project to give advice to Six Flags Over Texas.
Friends Remember Men Allegedly Killed By TeacherA middle school teacher remains in jail on Wednesday, accused of killing two friends at a Halloween party early Sunday morning. Police have not yet released a motive for the shooting deaths.
FWISD Board Approves Measures To Try To Fix Failing SchoolsBoard members approved targeted improvement plans as well as turnaround plans.
Principal Brings New Energy To Low Performing DISD SchoolTwain Elementary was on the state’s list of low performing schools. Not anymore.
School Improvement Up For Discussion At FWISD MeetingImproving Fort Worth ISD’s lowest performing schools is on the agenda for Tuesday’s school board meeting.
97 Percent Of Texas Schools Earn Successful Financial RatingState education officials say 97 percent of Texas school districts and charters have earned a successful financial rating in the latest survey period.
Arlington ISD Hosts State Qualifying Robotics TournamentThe Arlington ISD will host a Boosting Engineering Science and Technology – or BEST – Robotics tournament on Oct. 22, as schools vie to qualify for the first-ever UIL Robotics: BEST Division state championship.
Obama Appeals Block On School Transgender RulesThe Obama administration is pushing back against the efforts to block transgender bathroom rights in public schools. This back-and-forth battle has been flush with controversy.
UNT Professor To Speak At White House FridayUniversity of North Texas psychology professor Yolanda Flores Niemann has been invited by the White House to take part in the summit, Fulfilling America’s Future: Latinas in the U.S.