Fort Worth Leaders Join Students For Int'l Walk To School MonthOctober is International Walk to School Month and FWISD administrators were joined by city leaders this morning to form a series of Walking School Buses to get students to campus.
San Antonio's Lee High School Renamed LEE High SchoolA school district in San Antonio voted to rename a high school because of its ties to the Confederacy. Lee High School will be renamed Legacy of Educational Excellence High School -- shortened as LEE High School.
Governor Abbott Offers State Help To Probe Texas Tech Officer's DeathTexas Gov. Greg Abbott says he has mobilized state law enforcement resources to help Lubbock and Texas Tech University police investigate the fatal shooting of a campus police officer.
University Of Texas Explores Bid To Manage Nuclear LabThe University of Texas is among the educational and business institutions considering bids to manage Los Alamos National Laboratory.
Lawsuit Claims Texas Teen Expelled For Sitting For Pledge Of AllegianceA lawsuit says a Houston student's Constitutional rights were violated when she was expelled for not standing for the Pledge of Allegiance.
2011 Budget Cuts To Texas Schools Still Being Felt, Reports Finds The Legislature's $5-plus billion in 2011 cuts to public education mean that Texas' classroom funding still lags behind its pre-Great Recession levels due to booming enrollment growth — with low-income students hit hardest.
SMU Back Up & Running After Power OutageSMU is back open after a power outage on Tuesday night forced thousands of students to be evacuated. Many of those students returned to class on Wednesday morning carrying books and overnight bags.
Lovejoy High School Student Wins Scholar Athlete HonorBlake Motl from Lovejoy High School was named as the McDonald's High School Scholar Athlete of the Month and given a $1,000 scholarship for this achievements both on and off of the football field.
Dad Says Student Driver Sorry After Crashing Into DaycareEight people were injured, including five children, when a student driver crashed into a Frisco daycare on Thursday. The teenager was out for a driving lesson when the crash happened.
East Texas Teacher Sent To Prison For Sex With StudentsA 39-year-old East Texas kindergarten teacher has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to seven counts of sexual assault with a child and improper relationship with a student for having sex with high school students.
Rival Schools Trade Racist Social Media PostsA rivalry between two North Texas high schools takes a nasty turn after racist images surfaced this week on social media.
DISD Board Votes To Change School NamesThe four elementary schools are Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, William Cabell and Albert Sydney Johnson.