Prosper ISD Welcomes Back Students, More Than 30% Opt Out Of In-Person LearningWednesday was the first day of school for Prosper ISD and the district reports 61% of elementary and 67% of secondary students participated in in-person learning.
Tarrant County Releases New Guidance For Schools Reopening Saying 'Virtual Learning' Is SafestTo prevent the spread of COVID-19 in schools resulting in repeated cycles of opening and closing, TCPH supports the opening of schools for virtual learning.
Keene ISD Students, Teachers Return To Classroom During Pandemic: 'It Was Different'In addition to the face mask requirement for students older than 10, desks were spread out and cleaned after every period.
Adjustments Made After Too Many Rockwall ISD Families Choose In-Person Learning For Their KidsThe families of 68% of Rockwall ISD students have chosen to have them go back to the classroom. That's too many to meet social distancing guidelines.
Keller ISD School Board Pushes Start Of School Back 1 Week To August 26Parents still have the option to send their children back to the classroom or have them learn online.
Texas Among Top States Calling On Classrooms To Reopen During Pandemic According To TweetsAccording to 150,000 tweets tracked, the Midwest and Southern regions have the most "open schools" activity, with Mississippi being the top state.
Keeping Classroom Air Safe Will Take More Than Just Masks, Says UT Arlington Air Pollution ExpertSchools typically recirculate cooled or warmed air to save on energy costs, but Professor Melanie Sattler said that is not a safe option now.
Fort Worth ISD Holds Virtual Town Hall On Return To SchoolSuperintendent Dr. Kent Scribner answered parents questions and concerns about back to school plans.
Back-To-School Shopping A Challenge When It's Not Clear What School Will Look Like During Pandemic"We’re not sharing the glue anymore. We’re not sharing the colored pencils anymore," said Jo Lynn Augsburger of Joshua ISD.
Tarrant County Families Want Freedom To Choose How Their Kids Learn During PandemicFamilies in Tarrant County demonstrated Monday against one of the longest classroom shutdowns in the state.
Dallas ISD Releases Comprehensive Plan For Students, Teachers Returning To Classroom During PandemicThe school district launched with it calls its Reentry Playbook for Parents and Staff.
Arlington ISD Superintendent Calls Beginning School Year With At-Home Learning 'A Responsible Way Of Moving Forward'Dr. Marcelo Cavazos said the decision to postpone face-to-face instruction until the end of September came from the advice of health authorities.
Denton ISD Delaying Start Of School By 2 Weeks Due To Pandemic: 'Our Plans Have To Be Fluid'Students at Denton ISD will get an extra two weeks of summer after trustees voted to delay the first day of class to August 26.
Dallas ISD To Consider Alternate Start Date For Upcoming School Year During Pandemic"COVID-19 requires school districts to be innovative and flexible as education is being reimagined around the globe," Dallas ISD said on Twitter.
Texas Parents Still Struggling With School Plans Despite TEA Guidance"I don't want my children at home. I want them in a structured environment," says Samantha Tisnoi, a Birdville ISD parent.