Federal Spending On Kids In US At Its Lowest Level In 12 YearsThe share of the federal budget allocated to children dipped to 9.2% in 2018, the lowest since 2007.
Child Advocates Say Texas Contradicts Itself On Foster CareAdvocacy group says Texas' objections to reforms to its troubled foster care system are "grossly at odds" with state officials' statements out of court and before legislators.
Lawmakers Recommend $75M For Protecting Texas ChildrenSome Texas legislators have endorsed spending about $75 million for emergency salary increases and hiring more staff to protect at-risk Texas children.
CPS Finds Children In Backyard Shed, Father Says They're Struggling Officials with Child Protective Services say the department is investigating after an employee found a teenager and two younger children living in a shed without water and edible food.
Getting At-Risk Students Into College Not Enough: TCC Focusing On Helping Them GraduateThe Men Of Color Mentoring Program has helped more than 300 students.
Group Ranks 1,700 North Texas Public SchoolsNon-profit group, "Children At Risk" ranks North Texas high, middle and elementary schools in nine counties. Find your child's school here.
Community ISD Superintendent Under Fire, Schools Ranked Worst In N. TexasThe Community school board held an emergency meeting Wednesday night, most of it behind closed doors to discuss the fate of the district’s superintendent.