Seniors At Dallas' Thomas Jefferson High School Mastering Resiliency As Pandemic Cancels In-Person GraduationsLosses of prom and graduation ceremonies are especially profound for those who lost their school in the October 2019 tornado outbreak.
Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Commencement Events For GraduatesPresident Barack Obama and Michelle Obama will participate in a number of virtual commencement events for graduating high school and college students unable to attend in-person ceremonies.
Arlington ISD's Classes Of 2020 To Have In-Person Graduation Ceremonies At UT Arlington In JulyArlington ISD said officials worked in close coordination with the Arlington Fire Dept. and UT Arlington to ensure College Park Center would be ready to host safe graduation ceremonies.
Dallas ISD Summer Camps On Hold Due To Coronavirus PandemicMore than 60 recreation centers and school sites provide enrichment and educational camps for kids each year.
Grand Prairie ISD Names Lone Finalist To Succeed Superintendent Who Died Following Motorcycle CrashLinda Ellis will become the permanent replacement for Dr. Susan Hull, who died after she was injured in a motorcycle crash in Arizona last July.
Burleson ISD To Honor Class Of 2020 With Virtual Graduation Ceremonies Due To Coronavirus“Seniors, this is not how you were supposed to end your senior year and your career in BISD,” said BISD Superintendent Dr. Bret Jimerson.
Dallas And Fort Worth ISDs To Hold Virtual Commencement Ceremonies For Class Of 2020Dallas ISD's commencement ceremonies will begin May 22. Fort Worth ISD's will take place over a "period of several days in June."
Texas A&M University Starts Trial Of Tuberculosis Vaccine To Fight The CoronavirusCurrent antibody tests help determine if a person has had the novel coronavirus, but there are serious questions about whether they work.
Coronavirus In Texas: Career Day Takes A Virtual Turn In ForneyLewis Elementary School counselor Mary Ladwig launched "Virtual Career Day" for her students to access on their at-home learning platforms.
DeSoto ISD Focused On Students' Emotional Health While Learning From HomeWith classrooms closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, educator have had to find new ways to check in on students.
Texas Teens Launch Their Own Spelling Bee After Scripps Cancels National CompetitionAn online spelling bee, launched by two Texas teenagers, is offering a consolation prize of sorts after the Scripps national competition was canceled because the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas ISD PE Coach Delivers Laptops To Students In Need"We knew we had to do what it took to get our students what they needed to do the work,” Coach Robley Cash said.
Past Texas Co-Champions Won't Have Chance To Compete After National Spelling Bee CanceledThere were hopes this year's Scripps National Spelling Bee wouldn't end in an eight-way tie -- that last year included 3 North Texas co-champions -- but alas, it wasn’t meant to be.
Hockaday Student Wins DART Art ContestAmber Li received a $1,000 cash prize and her winning art is now being displayed on the side of a DART bus.
College Board Cancels June SAT Testing And Could Have "Remote" Test In The FallAfter previously cancelling March and May exams, the College Board is canceling the June 6 SAT test due to the coronavirus pandemic.