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Texas School Bus Driver Cited, Indecent Exposure

A North Texas school bus driver who allegedly walked naked near a campus on a Sunday afternoon has been cited for indecent exposure and fired.

11/07/2014

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New Technology Making Its Way Into The Classroom

In the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.

10/06/2014

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North Texas Teen Wins Trip To Super Bowl

The Dallas Cowboys are not headed to Super Bowl, but North Texas is sending a standout football player to the big game.

CBS 11–01/20/2014

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Inspirational Frisco Teen Among NFL Films Contest Finalists

While a lot focus is on the Dallas Cowboys there is someone else who North Texas fans should be rooting for. A teenage boy from Frisco is a finalist in an NFL competition that rewards those whose passion for the game inspires others.

CBSDFW.COM–12/11/2013

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DISD Recruits With ‘Invite-Only’ Job Fair

An invitation-only event for potential teachers in Dallas Thursday is the latest approach from DISD to attract qualified educators to the district.

07/18/2013

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McKinney Adding Police To District’s Three Middle Schools

McKinney ISD teachers, students and their parents should be heading to school with a little more re-assurance from now on. Every school will get officers.

01/08/2013

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Young Boys Struggle With Body Image, Too

A new study in the journal “Pediatrics” found more than 40 percent of middle and high school age boys exercised regularly to build muscle mass. Thirty four percent reported using protein powders or shakes. Ten percent used another muscle enhancing substance. Almost six percent admitted they had tried steroids.

CBS 11–11/19/2012

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Apology After Garland Middle School Band Silenced During Football Game

A Garland middle school band has received an apology after being silenced by a referee for playing during a football game.

10/18/2012

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Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School Students

The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.

09/15/2012

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Dallas Parents Say Teen’s Arm Broken By Teacher

The family of a 13-year-old is demanding answers from Dallas ISD. They say the girl’s arm was broken at school but it didn’t happen on a playground or even with another student.

04/30/2012

Sam Houston Middle School in Irving ISD. (Credit: Google Maps)

Irving Middle School Briefly Evacuated Following Gas Leak

Sam Houston Middle School was evacuated Wednesday following a gas leak, district officials said

03/21/2012

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‘Choking Game’ Continues To Affect Area Families

All it takes is a cursory YouTube search to find dozens of videos depicting kids passing out after cutting off circulation to their brains.

03/15/2012

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