Raises For DISD Non-Teaching Employees Depends On VotersDallas ISD voters must approve a tax hike to finance the raises. Dallas ISD Trustees are expected to convene in August to approve a Tax Referendum Election.
DISD Looking For Bus Drivers As District Takes Over TransportationToday the Dallas Independent School District is holding a hiring fair looking only for bus drivers, as the district takes over its own student transportation.
Dallas ISD Police Chief: New Way To Communicate Can Make Schools SaferFor the first time ever, Dallas ISD police officers can now communicate directly with Dallas police officers over their portable and car radios.
Area School Districts Looking To Hire Hundreds Of Bus DriversThe start of school is still more than one month away, but some important positions need to be filled.
Authorities: Man Was Dating 14-Year-Old Girl While Posing As Dallas High School StudentA 25-year-old man accused of posing as a 17-year-old student and Hurricane Harvey evacuee so he could play basketball at a Dallas high school is facing a new charge of indecency with a child.
North Texas Education Leaders Weigh In On School Safety Plan"You have to fund it," says Rena Honea, a veteran educator and President of AllianceAFT, a DISD teacher's union. "You cannot expect our school districts to do more and more with less and less."
Perfecting Poise And Confidence: DISD's 'Amazing Shake' FinalsThe best in DISD's inaugural competition squared off Thursday.
Dallas Principal Feels Betrayed By Man Who Posed As Student To Play Basketball“It’s a painful thing for us to process,” said principal Chris Bayer. “There’s kind of like a grieving process for us. We’re still kind of in the shock phase”
DISD's Secondary School Principal Of The Year Building Pride, SupportDanielle Petters uses pride, recognition and positive reinforcement to inspire students and teachers.
DISD's Plan To Combat 'Summer Slide' Adds Resources For Autistic StudentsEducators say it is critical that parents have a summer plan that doesn't include hours spent in front of the TV or on technology-- and that's especially true for those students still learning social skills.
Annual 'Beeping' Easter Egg Hunt For Children With DisabilitiesMore than 100 children from the Dallas ISD participated in an Easter egg hunt geared toward their needs.
Big Decision For Dallas ISD School Board On 2 SchoolsTwo schools are likely to close and students will have to move to other campuses.