Education

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Texas Supreme Court To Get School Finance Appeal

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott’s office formally notified the Texas Supreme Court that it’s appealing a ruling that the state’s school finance system is unconstitutional.

09/26/2014

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Thousands Of North Texas Students Are Homeless

There are more than more than 5,000 homeless children in school systems in Dallas, Fort Worth, Richardson and more.

09/23/2014

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Marriage Made In The Heavens: Storm-Chasing Engineers Share Passion For Extreme Weather

Storm chaser Scott Nicholson remembers the day he first fell in love with extreme weather.

09/22/2014

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For The Love Of Science

The school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.

09/22/2014

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Why Every College Student Should File A FAFSA

The federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.

09/22/2014

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What You Need To Know About The Pell Grant Program

The federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.

09/22/2014

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Dallas Academic Advisor Offers Tips For Returning Students

Kiara Smith, North Lake College Senior Academic Advisor, offers invaluable advice for returning and online program students.

09/22/2014

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Advanced Degree Makes Students More ‘Marketable,’ Suggest Dallas College Dean

Making the decision to return to school is one of the best decisions one can make, says Ruben Johnson – executive dean of the Business and Technology Division at Cedar Valley College.

09/22/2014

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Dallas Health Care Student Has Benefited From An Online Degree

Yonwi Bell, Vice President of the NOBCChE for her campus, discusses the benefits and challenges of being a returning student in an online degree program.

09/22/2014

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Facebook CEO Wants More Students To Explore Tech

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants to turn more American high school students into well-paid techies — and even hire some of them to work at his social-media company.

09/19/2014

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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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Texas School Textbook Battle Heats Up Over Religion

The Texas Board of Education is in the process of deciding what your child could be learning in school next year and a battle is brewing over some of those textbooks in the state capitol.

09/16/2014

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