South Dakota Bill Leaves Evolution Skepticism Up To TeachersSouth Dakota is one of at least three states, along with Texas and Oklahoma, considering a bill on whether to let teachers decide how much skepticism to work into lessons on contentious scientific topics such as evolution and climate change.
Report: Most Texas School Districts Have Scant Sex EducationA new study finds that more than four-fifths of Texas school districts teach no sex education or offer curriculums focusing solely on abstinence.
Honorary LHS Graduate Earns Her Diploma 70 Years LaterIt took her 71 years, but a Lewisville woman finally accomplished her dream at the age of 88-years-old.
Richardson ISD Investigating After Boy With Special Needs Wanders Off CampusA school district is investigating to figure out what went wrong after a little boy with special needs wandered away from school and walked several blocks on his own.
Bathroom Bill Draws Opposition From Dallas Business LeadersTexas took center stage in the debate over bathroom privacy Thursday afternoon. Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced a bill to limit transgender women from using public women's restrooms.
Feds Listen To Claims Of Children Denied Special Education ServicesParents with special needs students gave federal officials an earful Monday night as the U.S. Department of Education investigates claims that students are being denied special education services in Texas.
Math A Concern For US Teens; Science, Reading Flat On TestThe latest global snapshot of student performance shows declining math scores in the U.S. and stagnant performance in science and reading.
Parents, Students Disgusted By Rat Infestation At High SchoolStudents at Fossil Ridge High School are complaining about rodents scurrying through the hallways, distracting them from their studies and posing a health problem.
School Does Anything For Kids To Succeed, Even LaundryWhatever it takes. It’s the attitude at Dallas’ Roger Mills elementary that’s ushering in a new era of success. And soon, ‘whatever it takes’ will include laundry.
Richardson First Grader Brings Loaded Gun To SchoolParents at a Richardson school are reeling after a first grader brought a loaded gun to class this morning.
Fort Worth ISD Looks To Improve EducationFort Worth is looking at ways to improve education for young children at community centers, churches and after school programs as well as in schools to boost fundamental reading skills.
Schools Warn Of 'Virtual Kidnapping' Scam Targeting Parents Schools across the U.S. are warning about a scam to convince parents that their children were kidnapped — even though they weren't.