Robert Scott

The Texas State Capitol building. (credit: Jeff Haynes/AFP/Getty Images)

Teachers, Parents Stage School Rally At Capitol

More than 2,000 teachers, students, parents and school administrators from around Texas are rallying at the state Capitol to demand the restoration of $5.4 billion in public education cuts the Legislature approved in 2011.

02/23/2013

A student in math class. (credit: Getty Images/Christopher Furlong)

Summer School Attendance Up With Introduction Of New Exams

The amount of Texas students currently attending summer school has increased because of the growing number of ninth graders who have to retake state assessment exams.

06/18/2012