Dallas ISD Elementary School Teacher Looks To Shine In Familiar Classroom, Her Mom's"It brings it all home for me," says Margaret Martinez as she begins her 5th year as a teacher. "I have some pretty fond memories of it, myself, as a child."
Some Parents Resort To Homeschooling Amid Uncertainty Of Return To In-Person LearningSlowly -- and cautiously -- students are returning to classrooms across North Texas. But, they're not necessarily returning to campus. Many of those classrooms are at home.
Cook Children's Sees 'Alarming' Rise In Suicide Patients, 'Nearly A Child Or Teen A Day' In AugustDoctors at Cook Children's Medical Center in Fort Worth said they admitted juvenile suicide patients at a rate of almost one per day in August.
Parent Diaries 3: Preparing Children For Return To School During COVID-19 PandemicThe transition could be tricky, so we asked parents how they prepared their kids to go back to class.
Students Pick Up Devices Friday After Keller ISD High School Forced Into Virtual LearningStudents at one North Texas high school spent Friday picking up devices after the entire school was forced into virtual learning due to positive COVID-19 tests.
Recent Controversy Spotlights Teaching Critical Thinking During Contentious TimesJust weeks into the new school year and already two North Texas school districts have been forced to apologize for questionable assignments.
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.
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.
Guidance For Schools In Tarrant County Moves Back To Virtual-Only LearningGuidance from health officials in Tarrant County has moved back to virtual learning only for schools in the county as COVID-19 test positivity rate increases.
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.