school funding crisis

Students relax on the lawns of a university campus. (credit: Stephane de Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images)

More Students Taking On Burden Of College Tuition

The responsibility of paying for college is shifting; it’s falling more now on students and their families, as state funding declines.

07/16/2012

Fort Worth Independent School District Superintendent Walter Dansby (credit: Fort Worth Independent School District)

Fort Worth ISD To Cut More Than 200 Jobs

More than 200 employees of the Fort Worth School District will lose their jobs under a budget-cutting plan aimed at putting a dent in the district’s $41 million projected shortfall this year, school officials announced Tuesday.

05/23/2012