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.
FWISD Leader Excited About Today & Planning For The FutureThe FWISD Superintendent was on hand today to greet parents and children as they arrived for the first day of school at the new, aboveground Washington Heights Elementary School.
Students Returning To Shields Elementary After Devastating TwisterBack-to-school takes on a whole new meaning at one school in the Red Oak ISD. After a devastating tornado nearly took out Shield Elementary, students are about to return to the campus for the first time.
North Texas Resource Officers Give Back-To-School AdviceNorth Texas students, teachers and staff are heading back to school. Even if you don’t fall into one of the aforementioned groups, the influx of people and traffic will probably have some impact on your life.
Students, Teachers In Red Oak Prepare To Head Back To SchoolSchool bells will soon be ringing and one week from today many students across North Texas will head back to the classroom. But youngsters aren’t the only ones preparing for the big day -- teachers are getting ready too!
Lock Out At Fort Worth School After Suspected Shots Fired NearbyPolice are looking for the person/persons suspected of firing gunshots near a Fort Worth Independent School District campus. It was just after 12:00 p.m. when there was a report of shots fired near Wedgwood 6th Grade Center.
Texas Education Agency Defends Updated Teacher EvaluationsThe Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teachers that some critics say is not fair to educators.
Keene ISD Considers Arming TeachersA North Texas school district will take a look at allowing some teachers and staff to carry guns on campus.
A Major Overhaul Of No Child Left Behind Is In The WorksA major overhaul of the No Child Left Behind Act is in the works. This week the House passed the new Every Student Succeeds Act; and the Senate is expected to vote on the act next week.
Stars To Raise Education Awareness In TelecastThe four largest broadcast networks will simultaneously air a fundraising special for education next month featuring Stephen Colbert, Scarlett Johansson and other celebrities.