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DISD Trustees Vote For $1.6 Billion Bond Program

The Dallas ISD Board of Trustees today (8/21/15) voted unanimously to place the bond program before voters in an election on Nov. 3.

08/21/2015

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Some ISDs Already Have School Zone Warning Lights On

Many public schools in North Texas go back into session next Monday. But as you head out on the roadways now, you might notice some school zones that have flashing warning lights already on.

CBSDFW.COM–08/19/2015

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DISD Opens New Early Childhood Centers To Delight Of Parents

Cristina Baeza is a mother searching for an early childhood program to better engage her busy 3-year-old, Alyssa.

07/30/2015

Back To School, Teacher, Student, Communication, Meet The Teacher

Ask An Expert: First Day Of School Jitters

Overcoming first day jitters — whether for kindergarteners or those in a new school — all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.

07/14/2015

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Where To Pre-Register School Kids In Tarrant County

The simmering days of summer are here and Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley and Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price are working to get kids ready for school.

07/08/2015

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Gov. Greg Abbott Signs Bill Decriminalizing School Truancy

The failure to attend school — otherwise known as truancy — will no longer be a criminal offense, thanks to Gov. Greg Abbott. Only two states in the U.S. — Texas and Wyoming — send truants to adult criminal court.

06/20/2015

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‘Freedom’ Fries: Texas Repeals Ban On Deep Fryers In Schools

It’s about freedom, not the fries.

06/18/2015

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Texas Notes High-Performing Schools With Low-Income Students

More than 400 Texas schools were recognized for improvements at campuses where at least 40 percent of the students are considered low income.

04/30/2015

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Two Crowley School Buses Crash, Dozens Of Students Injured

Two Crowley ISD school buses have crashed into each other in Fort Worth.

04/27/2015

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Former High School Coach Under Investigation By Denton ISD, Police

A Coach at Denton High School who abruptly resigned last week is under investigation by the school district and police

04/21/2015

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Schools Split On Decision To Close Early

Some districts closed school early, and others decided to keep class in session all day.

02/27/2015

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Closed Schools & Daycare Centers Leave Some Texas Parents Frazzled

In a matter of a few hours, North Texas will be under a second Winter Storm Advisory this week. Now, some frazzled parents are left wondering what to do if school lets out for another day.

CBSDFW.COM–02/24/2015

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