Gap In Student Learning Widens During Pandemic, Says TCU Associate ProfessorCurby Alexander, an Associate Professor at TCU's College of Education, said students in virtually every school district have been negatively impacted by the pandemic.
Parents, Students Outraged After Dallas ISD School Assignment Lists Kyle Rittenhouse Among Gandhi, Other 'Heroes'A controversial W. T. White High School English assignment is drawing people's ire for asking students to write about a modern-day hero, and including accused Kenosha killer, Kyle Rittenhouse.
Fort Worth ISD Board Affirms Plan To Begin In-Person Instruction Option On October 5During a special board meeting Tuesday evening, the Fort Worth ISD Board of Education affirmed a plan to offer in-person instruction for students.
Keller ISD's Fossil Ridge High School Transitioning To Remote Learning For 14 DaysThe move is the result of a high number of employees out due to having close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19.
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.