Dallas ISD Has 13,000+ Fewer Students Attending Online Classes Than ProjectedDallas ISD Superintendent Dr. Michael Hinojosa said the district budgeted for 151,000 students, but only 137,000 have attended online.
Grand Prairie ISD's Youngest Return To Campuses For In-Person Learning During PandemicNearly a month after the district launched with online classes only, Pre-K through 2nd grade students opting for face-to-face instruction were allowed to return to campus.
Pilot Tutoring Program Aims To Keep Underserved Fort Worth 1st Graders From Falling Behind During Online LearningThe National Organization of Black County Officials has agreed to pay for extra tutoring for 25 1st graders at Sunrise McMillan Elementary.
North Texas Moms Juggle Teachers, Technology And TroubleshootingWith most DFW area students learning at home right now due to the coronavirus pandemic, it's a new kind of learning curve for parents.
Twitter Data Suggests Texans Dislike Online Classes More Than People In Any Other StateAn education review site tracked 90,000 tweets with phrases such as "I hate online classes," or "I hate virtual classes," etc.
University Of North Texas Touts Record EnrollmentUNT’s enrollment is up 4% with a record-breaking 40,796 students this fall.
UNT Leader Joins Ex-Nevada Gov. Sandoval As UNR President FinalistsExperienced leaders at universities in Arizona, Texas and Ohio have joined ex-Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval as the four finalists in the search for the next president of the University of Nevada, Reno.
School Lunch Provider Serves 100M+ Meals Across The Country During QuarantineSchools around the country, and here in North Texas, are working to ensure children have access to nutritious meals whether they are leaning virtually or in a classroom.
In-Person Education Returns To Plano ISD; Virtual Learning Still An Option During PandemicElementary and middle schools are currently offering five day a week in-person instruction. High schools are doing two days in-person and three days at-home.
4 North Texas High School Students Create Free Tutoring Service To Help With Online LearningTutorScope offers free online tutoring to students who need help from 10 tutors who happen to be current high school students themselves.
Some Technology-Related Glitches Mark Dallas ISD's First Day Of School OnlineSuperintendent Michael Hinojosa said one of the technology-related issues centered around the district changing Zoom passwords to protect teachers and students.
Fort Worth ISD Students Have Different Online Learning Experiences On First Day BackThe morning started off with a Facebook post by the district that their website was failing to load, but that it wouldn’t impact its learning platforms.
Parents Report Smooth Start To Online Learning In DeSoto ISDIn sharp contrast to the past tumultuous week for DeSoto ISD, parents tell CBS 11 the district's virtual launch Tuesday was surprisingly smooth.
In-Person Learning Begins For Youngest In Richardson ISDRISD officials said for this first grading period, 53% of students have opted to go in-person and 47% will stay virtual.
What It's Really Like For Working Parents At Home With Kids During PandemicA North Texas mother of two advises, "patience and grace" when juggling a full-time job and kid's online lessons from home.