Texas Schools Spare No Expense For Huge Football Stadiums A school district in Allen grabbed national attention when it opened an eye-popping $60 million high school football stadium and other schools soon followed. Are such exorbitant price tags for high school stadiums the new normal?
DISD Approves New Home, But Rejects School RepairsThe DISD on Thursday night approved the use of $46 million for moving to a new headquarters, but it came as school board members said no to improvements to a south Oak Cliff campus plagued with problems.
Makeup STAAR Results Coming Too Late For GraduationA Granbury High School Senior and her family says delayed STAAR test scores may keep her from graduating with the rest of her class.
Federal Gov't Launches New Website For Student Loan BorrowersThe Department of Education has launched a new website to help people with student loans find a repayment option that best suits their needs.
Texas Education Agency Defends Updated Teacher EvaluationsThe Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teachers that some critics say is not fair to educators.
Greenville Middle Student Arrested For Threatening SchoolA 14-year-old Greenville Middle School student is in police custody and will be charged with terroristic threat according to Greenville ISD.
DISD Plan Moves Headquarters To High-Rise In 2017This morning the superintendent of the Dallas Independent School District made a major announcement, possibly affecting thousands of employees and costing millions of dollars.
DISD School Board Candidates Address South Oak Cliff High ProblemsIn the last 24 hours concerned members of the community sent us video they say shows ants crawling all over a classroom.
Rockwall Teacher's Use Of N-Word In Class Rocks DistrictA seventh grade teacher from the Rockwall Independent School District was placed on "administrative leave" Thursday after conducting a lesson to provoke discussion about society's use of the N-word.
Officer Gave Ride To Runaway Later Charged In UT SlayingAn off-duty Central Texas police officer gave a teenage runaway a ride to Austin about 10 days before a college student was slain and the youth was later charged in the killing.
Scripps National Spelling Bee To Add Harder WordsAfter two straight years of ties, the Scripps National Spelling Bee is adding more sting. The championship rounds will last longer and the words will be harder, as the spellers have gotten increasingly savvy.
Report Shows Money Remains Big Factor In College SportsA record number of college athletes are staying in school and working toward degrees, and that money continues to play a key role in academic performance.