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Mom Upset After 5-Year-Old Gets On Wrong School Bus

There were some frightening moments for a North Texas kindergarten student. The 5-year-old boy got on the wrong bus at the end of the school day and only he noticed something was wrong.

CBSDFW.COM–08/27/2014

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Doctors’ Group Recommends Later School Start Time

A leading doctor’s group recommends later school start times for American teenagers.

08/24/2014

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Duncanville High School To Relax Student Dress Code

Some of the dress code requirements that caused a student protest which led to several student suspensions at Duncaville High School last year have been relaxed.

08/12/2014

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Texas’ 2013 On-Time Graduation Rate Increases To Record 88%

Texas’ education commissioner says a record 88 percent of the state’s high school students graduated on time last year.

08/05/2014

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Student Uses Entrepreneurial Vision To Finance College

News about skyrocketing college tuition costs and the resulting student loan burden seems ever-present. But, one young North Texan found a unique way to finance his education — without debt!

CBSDFW.COM–06/13/2014

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North Texas 12-Year-Old Headed To The Broadway Stage

Ryann Jones is busy preparing for a test just like other 6th graders do at the end of the school year. But this 12-year-old’s test will be in front of a large audience and on a big stage. Jones’ talents will be showcased on Broadway.

CBS 11–05/29/2014

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Religious Beliefs & Seminary Admission Policy Sparks Debate

Dissent continues among some students and alumni from the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth. The mix in opinions is over a devout Muslim student who has been allowed to be a doctoral student in the Archeology program.

CBS 11–05/21/2014

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Poll: Seminary Student Controversy

Controversy is brewing at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where a Muslim student has been allowed to enroll in the school’s archaeology program.

CBS 11–05/21/2014

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DISD Debating Teacher ‘Pay For Performance’ Plan

In the Dallas Independent School District, some believe teacher pay should be tied to the performance of the students. But does linking pay and performance really lead to the right result?

CBSDFW.COM–05/05/2014

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Frisco Student Finalist In Nat’l T-Shirt Design Competition

A teenager in Frisco was selected, from among thousands of entrants, as a finalist in a t-shirt design contest benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

CBSDFW.COM–05/01/2014

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Soldier Mom Returns, Surprises Young Son At School

Kids at Mark Twain Leadership Vanguard received a lesson in love — a boy and his mom reunited. The surprise event was almost a year in the making, because mom is also known as Private First Class Joann Murray.

CBSDFW.COM–04/18/2014

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North Texas Court Dismisses Case Against ‘Sexting’ Teacher

Most people believe the exchange of sexually explicit text messages between a teacher and student should not be happening and is probably against the law. But a North Texas court has ruled that some ‘sexting’ is actually free speech and protected by the law.

CBSDFW.COM–02/25/2014

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