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Empty school desks sit on a lawn. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Texas Schools Take Their Case To Court — Again

The sweeping school finance lawsuit going to trial Monday in Austin isn’t only about money.

10/21/2012

New Dallas Independent School District superintendent talks with CBS 11 News on his first official day on the job. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

DISD’s Miles To Ask For Another Year To Earn Certification

Incoming Dallas ISD superintendent Mike Miles got the approval Saturday to ask the state for another year to earn his required superintendent certification.

07/23/2012

Thousands gathered at the Texas State Capitol in Austin on March 12, 2011 to protest budget cuts to public schools. (credit: Joel Thomas/KTVT/KTXA)

Texas House Rejects Education Cuts

The Texas House has voted against a budget bill that slashes $4 billion from public education, throwing the special session into disarray a day before its expected conclusion.

06/28/2011

Parents brought their children to a Taco Cabana in North Dallas as part of a Stand Up For Dallas Schools event on March 27.

Dallas Letter-Writing Campaign Fights Education Funding Cuts

Nine-year-old Julia asked Gov. Rick Perry to avoid cutting public education funding. It was part of a letter-writing campaign at a North Dallas Taco Cabana restaurant on Sunday.

03/27/2011

Texas Youth Commission Shaking Up Again

More change is coming to the Texas Youth Commission.

08/26/2010