Virtual Reality A Big Part Of Dallas ISD's New 'Hybrid' SchoolStudents at Dallas Hybrid Preparatory attend class on campus two days a week and spend three learning from home, but the real magic is how they connect while they’re away.
Plano ISD Approves Temporary Mask Mandate In SchoolsIt will be in effect beginning Thursday, August 26 through Friday, September 24 and will apply to all students, staff and visitors.
North Texas College Students Returning To In-Person Classes MondayMany North Texas colleges and universities start the fall semester Monday, fully in-person for the first time in nearly a year-and-a-half.
Legal Battle Between State And Texas School Districts Over Mask Mandates Wages OnThe Texas Education Agency has announced the governor's ban on mask mandates will not be enforced during ongoing legal battles.
More Than 1,000 Fort Worth ISD Students, Staff In Quarantine Due To COVID-19 1 Week Into School YearThe school district said the breakdown is 908 students and 185 staff members in quarantine after either testing positive for COVID-19 or being exposed to someone with COVID-19.
Fort Worth ISD Plans Temporary Virtual Learning Option For K Thru 6 Students With 'Documented Medical Condition'Pending board approval, the Temporary Virtual Learning Option (TVLO) will begin on Monday, September 13 and continue through the rest of the fall semester.
Group Of Prosper ISD Parents Push For Teacher Led Virtual Learning OptionThe parents gathered at the Prosper ISD administration office the morning of August 20 to make their request.
Texas Supreme Court Deals Blow To Gov. Greg Abbott, Allows Local Mask Mandates To ContinueGov. Abbott asked the Supreme Court of Texas to support his ban of mask mandates -- they declined. As a result, the lower court ruling allowing school districts to require masks on campuses stands.
As Texas Education Agency Changes Guidelines, Arlington ISD Tables Issue Of Suing Governor AbbottIn a 5-2 vote, the Arlington Independent School District school board decided to table the issue of suing Governor Greg Abbott. No action was taken Thursday night, but the option could be added to a future agenda.
North Texas School Districts Prepare For Greater Age Differences, Skills Levels Among Incoming KindergartenersA new Texas law that allows parents control over whether their children repeat grades, even when the school disagrees.
Students Begin Enrolling In Garland ISD's New Parent-Led Remote Learning OptionThe district says the parent-led option will be a short-term program it will re-evaluate in six weeks to see if it should continue longer than that.
Discover DFW: "Men of Change: Power. Triumph. Truth." Exhibit At Dallas African American MuseumA traveling Smithsonian exhibition -- Men of Change: Power. Triumph. Truth. -- is calling Dallas home this summer.
North Texas Teacher Shares Experience Dealing With Mask Mandate UncertaintyWhile Dallas ISD is choosing to defy Governor Greg Abbott’s ban on mask mandates, other districts are working to make their own decisions.
Dozens Of Texas School Districts In Legal Battles Over Gov. Abbott's Ban On Mask Mandates“It’s just a bizarre period because you're seeing the clash of our legal system, our education system, our public health system,” said Nathan Cortez, an SMU law professor.
Dallas ISD To Provide Free Home Internet For StudentsDallas ISD students who are without home internet don't have to be without anymore.