Now Hiring: Uplift EducationUplift Education has been a leading charter school network across the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex for about 20 years now.
Dallas Charter School CEO Donna Woods Sentenced To More Than 7 Years In Prison For Role In Kickback SchemeIn October, a federal jury found Nova Academy CEO Donna H. Woods, 65, guilty of one count of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, and three individual counts of wire fraud.
Dallas Charter School CEO Donna Woods Convicted In Kickback Scheme, Then Returns To SchoolFormer Nova Academy CEO Donna Woods, 65, faces up to 80 years in prison after a jury earlier this month found the school administrator guilty of multiple counts of fraud.
Two More Top Officials Are Out At One Of Dallas’ Largest And Oldest Charter SchoolsOn Thursday night, the Board of Directions of the A.W. Brown Leadership Academy voted to terminate the school’s chief financial officer.
Former Dallas Charter School Superintendent Says She Did Not Misuse Funds, CFO On Paid Leave A week after resigning, the former superintendent of one of Dallas' largest and oldest charter schools returned to defend her name as well as her use of school funds.
Dallas Charter School Superintendent Abruptly ResignsLaura Mimms’ resignation from A.W. Brown Leadership Academies comes after the publically funded charter school turned over to CBS 11 credit card statements from the school’s top officials.
Charter School Says It Will Not Recite The Pledge Of AllegianceAn Atlanta charter school is sparking controversy over its decision to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance.
Teacher's Aide Arrested For Sexually Explicit Texts With StudentPolice said Cody McMillen, 23, taught at Village Tech Schools, a private charter school in Cedar Hill.
Those For & Against School Choice Gather At The State CapitolIn Austin Friday, Texas Democrats and Republicans stood with public, private and charter school kids and their families recognizing National School Choice Week at the State Capitol.
Charter School Fight In DallasDallas ISD board member says there are too many charter schools in her neighborhood.
Age Of Juvenile Student Complicates School Threat CaseAt Trinity Basin Preparatory in North Oak Cliff, the chill in the air Friday couldn’t all be blamed on the weather.
Prime Prep Academy Meets Deadline To File AppealDallas Cowboys great Deion Sanders is fighting back to try to keep his Prime Prep Academy charter school open after accusations of financial mishandling.
State Begins Process To Revoke Charter Of Prime Prep AcademyThe Texas Education Agency is taking steps to shutdown the charter school started by former Dallas Cowboy Deion Sanders. TEA officials have “started the revocation process” against Uplift Fort Worth -- the sponsoring entity of Prime Prep Academy.
Another Battle In The DISD ‘Home Rule’ FightThe Home Rule fight at Dallas ISD is on the brink of its next battle. A group that wants to turn DISD into a charter district says it has enough support to move the war to the people -- at the polls.
Dallas Mayor Talks DISD Home-Rule District With CBS 11In an exclusive report, CBS 11 News takes an in-depth look at the fight over control of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings is trying to shatter perceptions about the push for a home-rule district, and his role in it.