Education

Texas School District Makes Switch To 4-Day School WeekThe weekend will start a day early for children in a Texas school district that's adopted a four-day week.
Police: Denton Ryan High School Placed On LockdownPolice in Denton are searching Denton Ryan High School in the 5100 block of East McKinney Street for suspicious activity.
Those For & Against School Choice Gather At The State CapitolIn Austin Friday, Texas Democrats and Republicans stood with public, private and charter school kids and their families recognizing National School Choice Week at the State Capitol.
Parents Of Kindergarteners Taught "Suicide Awareness"Parents are learning to be on the lookout for warning signs of suicide, and now they're starting as early as kindergarten.
Corpus Christi Schools Receive Teaching Tools With MisspellingsThe Corpus Christi school district has spent about $90,000 on teaching materials that turned out to be peppered with misspelled words or were stamped with another school district's logo.
Dallas Police Lieutenant Shares His Educational Insights"Choose a degree with a purpose. Make sure that when you have earned your degree that you are able to apply it to your chosen career," encourages Dr. Mark Stello.
Dallas Psychologist Encourages Aspiring Students To Explore All Options"If you are considering getting your doctorate, make sure you evaluate multiple programs to see what would be a great fit for you," encourages Dr. Mary Lazarus.
Learning Opportunities Promotes Career Advancement For Dallas Professional"I knew that obtaining an MBA was the best route to securing a leadership role in health care management. It provided the content, exposure and connections to a network that may not have been attainable without the degree," says Elaine Auerbach.
North Dallas Proves To Be Fertile For Relocations, New ConstructionSeveral large corporations are bringing big new complexes and plenty of jobs to the Dallas area.
Dallas Judge Rules That Higher Education Affords Greater Freedom"[My degree] continues to afford me the ability, freedom and flexibility to earn a fruitful income while also raising a family," says Judge Holly Fox.
US High School Graduation Rate Ticks Up To 82 Percent
Professor Says Higher Education Opens A World Of Opportunities"Education has also broadened my mind to accept and respect the opinions of others, thereby making me balanced and fair minded," says Dr. Suryakant T. Desai.

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