In the Dallas Independent School District, some believe teacher pay should be tied to the performance of the students. But does linking pay and performance really lead to the right result?
The current superintendent of Prime Prep Academy, the school founded by former Dallas Cowboy Deion Sanders is asking the FBI to look into prior spending at the school.
It’s a battle of words. Mayor Mike Rawlings says the DISD is putting his city at a disadvantage. As an example Rawlings points to companies like Toyota. This week, the automaker announced it is moving its U.S. headquarters to Plano.
Republican Greg Abbott says that as Texas governor he would seek bonuses for high school teachers whose students perform well on college readiness exams.
On Friday afternoon a lockdown went into effect at Euless Trinity high school due to police activity in the area near the school.
A group of North Dallas education advocates is scheduled to speak today against the home rule proposal.
It’s an education plan being proposed for 4-year-olds and one candidate for Texas governor says it doesn’t pass the test.
The school communicated via the emergency notification system that they are investigating the threat, and says a search is underway.
World traveler Chris Spivey worked as a salesman for a large corporation, but wanted to move up to management. He sought an advanced degree which did the trick.
Fueled by the excitement of the field and a drive to make people feel safer, Amanda Edirimanasinghe continues to learn more in the criminal justice field.
Christina Steinorth-Powell worked as an administrative assistant, but really wanted to become a full-time writer. Education was the key to her career change.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis called Saturday for offering pre-kindergarten programs for all Texas youngsters despite the steep price tag — saying anything less would doom many students to failure later in school.