Texas To Resume STAAR Testing Next School YearTexas public school districts haven't finalized their plans for a return to the classroom, but they know the state will resume its high-stakes standardized testing.
Dallas ISD Teachers Worry About Return To School During Pandemic: 'You Can't Keep Kids Clumped In A Room All Day'Even with temperature checks, face masks, plexiglass and other measures, some educators say going back to class in a pandemic isn't realistic.
Some North Texas Lawmakers Look To End STAAR Testing Next School YearThe federal government would have to approve a request by Texas to waive STAAR testing for the 2021 school year.
Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Issues Facing Texans: Police, Coronavirus, Back To School"Defunding the police is always the wrong answer," said Governor Greg Abbott Friday during an exclusive interview with CBS 11.
Cook Children's Releases Back To School RecommendationsCook Children’s Hospital has put out of set of their own recommendations even as schools in North Texas consider their back to school plans.
North Texas School Districts Developing Back-To-School Plans: 'We're Going To Get Creative'CBS 11 spoke with two experts, Dallas County Health and Human Services Director Dr. Philip Huang and epidemiologist Dr. Diana Cervantes.
Frisco ISD Surveys Parents About the 2020-21 School YearWhat will back to school look like this year for Frisco ISD students?
Fort Worth ISD Scraps Idea Of Some Students Returning To School Next Week After More InputForth Worth ISD was planning to bring as many as 300 students back to four elementary school campuses next week.
Some Fort Worth ISD Students To Return To Elementary Schools Next WeekMost of them are bilingual, or English as a second language students, who the district determined would benefit from a learning environment difficult to create outside the classroom.
Cowboys Tight End Jason Witten Takes Children On Back-To-School Shopping Spree"A lot of cute kids, but this is real life. Every time I have a chance to do something like this, I wanna jump at it," Witten said.
Vaccination Vans Coming To DISD SchoolsFor the fourth straight year, the Caring Foundation of Texas is working with Dallas ISD to offer free vaccinations at area schools.
Dallas County Working To Make Getting Childhood Vaccinations More ConvenientLooking to avoid those last-minute, long lines at health department headquarters, the department is hosting immunization clinics in the Dallas community.
New Measures In Place To Keep Plano School Campuses SafeExtra security includes uniformed patrols near the elementary schools and more school resource officers in higher grades.
It's Back To School Monday For Several North Texas School DistrictsMonday is the first day of school for students in Plano, Kennedale and Garland ISDs.
Texans Head To Stores And Computers To Shop During Sales Tax HolidayThe tax-free holiday is officially upon us and Texas parents are already hitting the shopping aisles taking full advantage of the savings.