Fort Worth ISD Holds Virtual Town Hall On Return To SchoolSuperintendent Dr. Kent Scribner answered parents questions and concerns about back to school plans.
Dallas, Tarrant County Health Leaders Disappointed Texas AG Ken Paxton 'Overruled' School Delay Orders During PandemicTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton released a legal opinion that says local health authorities can’t issue blanket orders to close schools to prevent COVID-19 cases.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Says School Boards And The Governor Should Decide On Reopening Schools, Not Local Health AuthoritiesTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton has given the green light for school officials -- both public and private -- to decide whether, when, and how to open school.
Coronavirus Means Many Student School Bus Riders Could Be Left With No SeatAs arguments rage about whether it is safe to have children back in classrooms amid the COVID-19 pandemic, there is another major hurdle -- how to get them to campuses.
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.
STAAR Testing Will Not Be Used To Determine Promotion To Next Grade Level During Upcoming School YearTypically, school systems must take into account a student’s score on the STAAR test to determine whether the student can be promoted to the next grade level.
Remnants From Hurricane Hanna Still Threaten More Rain, Flash Flooding For Soaked South TexasInitial reports indicated Hanna dumped up to 15 inches of rain in some areas in South Texas.
Joshua ISD Plans To Start School Year With In-Person Learning OptionJoshua ISD in Johnson County is planning on starting the school year with options for in-person learning.
Dallas ISD Board Of Trustees Votes To Move 1st Day Of School To September 8 Due To Coronavirus PandemicMore than 20 self-identified teachers with urged trustees to reject planned reopening of schools that include a face-to-face model.
Texas AG Paxton: Religious And Private Schools Don't Have To Follow COVID-19 Public Health OrdersIn a letter simply addressed to 'Religious Private Schools in Texas' Attorney General Ken Paxton made claims that local public health orders attempting to restrict school reopenings violate the U.S. and Texas Constitutions
Student-Athletes Can Benefit From Cognitive TrainingCognitive training is a highly-researched method of enhancing cognitive skills through repetitive and targeted exercises.
Major Texas City Considers Issuing Another Stay-In-Place Order As Coronavirus Cases SurgeHouston opened to 75% capacity on Friday, but it may not last long. Officials are cautioning that they may need to order people back home.
Texas Student-Athletes Return To Practice Fields During Coronavirus Pandemic, Summer HeatThe extended time off can lead to injuries if the kids jump back in too fast, too soon.
Texas Cases Of Coronavirus Now Over 61,000 Along With Over 1,600 DeathsThe number of confirmed coronavirus cases rose by more than 1,200 in Texas to surpass 61,000 with 25 additional deaths due to COVID-19.
Collin County Reports 19 New COVID-19 Cases, With 713 Recoveries TotalHealth officials are reporting 19 new cases of the coronavirus in Collin County.