Dallas ISD Struggling With Staff Turnover At Some SchoolsSeveral resignations within the Dallas ISD are serving to highlight its struggle with staff turnover. "I think it'd be nice if we could find someone who could stay for a while," said parent Lori Kirkpatrick.
Plano Students, Teachers Bringing Back Real World Experience To ClassroomAt Plano's Regal Research and Manufacturing Company engineering students like 16-year-old Hunter Helms aren't likely to get bored easily.
Texas Approves Overhauling A-F School Accountability SystemThe Texas Legislature has approved an overhaul of an academic accountability rating system that issues schools and school districts A to F letter grades.
Student Given 'Most Likely To Become A Terrorist' AwardA school district in the Houston area has disciplined several teachers after a middle school student received a mock award naming her as the 'Most Likely to Become a terrorist.'
Texas Looks To Curb Improper Teacher-Student RelationshipsTexas lawmakers have given final approval to a measure cracking down on inappropriate relationships between teachers and students, sending it to Gov. Greg Abbott.
Texas Per-Pupil Funding Falls Farther Below National AverageTexas' per-pupil spending continues to fall farther below the national average. Data shows state spending per K-12 student declined by an average of $143 from the 2015-2016 school y
Retired Texas Teachers Worried Health Care Costs Will SkyrocketJudy Bryant was a school teacher for 32 years and retired from Dallas ISD 11 years ago. Now, she's worried health care costs will give her a serious math problem.
Texas Teachers Rally Against School Choice BillHundreds of teachers from North Texas traveled to the State Capitol Monday to rally against state-funded education savings accounts.
Texas Teachers In Austin To Lobby LawmakersTeachers from across Texas spent the first day of their Spring Break lobbying lawmakers in Austin.
Texas Woman's University Helps Meet Demand For Bilingual TeachersTWU received $2.2 million for a project to improve instruction for Spanish-speaking English language learners in North Texas dual language elementary schools.
Number Of Teacher/Student Sexual Relationships Increasing In TexasThe number of sexual relationships between teachers and students continues to rise in Texas and the Texas Education Agency is, in part, blaming social media.
More Teachers Turn To Crowdfunding For SuppliesPaper? Pencils? Laptops? Robots? Teachers across the country are increasingly relying on crowdfunding to stock their classrooms with both mundane and sometimes big-ticket education items.