There have been seven books suspended from Highland Park schools. The action was taken because a group of parents wanted them off school reading lists. They say the content isn’t age appropriate.
Almost 80 percent of fifth- and eighth-graders passed the Texas standardized math test on their first try this month while more than 75 percent passed the reading exam.
Megan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.
There are probably a million books promising to show you how to be a millionaire, but if it was that easy we’d all be wealthy, right? If you take the advice of a recently published book, it’s the things you do every day that can help you strike it rich.
Kim Barbouin, author of the “Skinny Bitch” book series, shares her favorite vegan recipes. These sweets are both easy to make and delicious, so start baking up a storm.
Little Free Libraries are popping up all over the country. But one of those ‘little’ libraries has become a ‘big’ hit in one small North Texas town.
Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster, has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.
These DFW bookstores are also cultural outposts where people can share ideas, chat with friends and enjoy a variety of social events.
Large-chain stores seem to dominate most of the retail world. But if you are looking for something rare, unique and different, then the look no further than an independent bookseller.
Pew Internet Research Center survey released Thursday found that the percentage of Americans aged 16 and older who read an e-book grew from 16 percent in 2011 to 23 percent this year.
Although more than half the states are now exempt from the toughest requirements of the federal “No Child Left Behind” education law, Education Secretary Arne Duncan said his goal remains to help Congress fix the law, not to sidestep the stalled overhaul effort.
Teachers and parents say they don’t know why Texas public schools have the lowest percentage of special education students of any state in the country.