Bill Could Turn Back Page, Return Power To Texas Board Of EdThe Texas Board of Education would expand its ability to reject textbooks it doesn't like, rolling back limits that have been in place for more than two decades, under a proposal on the verge of clearing the Legislature.
Renovation Projects Underway On Dozens Of DISD CampusesThousands of North Texas students have spent the last school year going to class, next to construction zones. Millions of dollars in improvements are underway on more than two-dozen DISD campuses.
Some Keller ISD School Bus Drivers Say Vehicles Aren't SafeBad brakes, no horns, and broken stop signs. Some Keller ISD bus drivers say they feel unsafe on the roads.
Frisco ISD Names Lone Finalist For SuperintendentAfter a nearly two-month long search process, the school board picks Dr. Mike Waldrip, the superintendent at Coppell ISD.
More Texas High Schoolers Who Fail Tests Could GraduateMore Texas high schoolers could soon have a chance to graduate without passing all of the state's mandatory tests.
Texas Senate Attaches Voucher Plan To School Finance FixThe version the Senate approved after midnight increases classroom funding by only about $500 million, scraps the $210 per-student increase and adds a plan offering taxpayer funds that would go into education savings accounts that some special education students could use to attend private schools.
Texas Set To Pass Transgender Bathroom Law For SchoolsA transgender "bathroom bill" now appears to be on a fast-track to becoming law in Texas — though it may only apply to public schools.
Highland Park Holds Football Game For Special Needs KidsA group of eighth-grade boys from Highland Park Middle School have spent the last two months planning for a day that they had no idea would create such lasting memories for them or their special needs friends.
For Poteet Senior, Valedictorian Runs In The Family Sherin George is the third sibling in her family to be valedictorian.
Grand Prairie Teacher Arrested For Improper Teacher-Student RelationshipA local high school teacher is under arrest, accused of having an improper relationship with a student.
'Virtual Tutoring' Trades Time In Traffic For Time With KidsUsing laptops and phone lines, tutors connect with students in nine DISD schools through a nonprofit called TutorMate.
Forney Softball Team To Play In Memory Of TeammateThe Forney High School softball team is taking the field for the first time Thursday after a player's tragic death. Teammates plan to honor Emily Galiano through her love of the game.

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