North Texas School Districts Make Hard In-Person Education Decisions As COVID-19 Cases SurgeThere are hard decisions being made in Texas and across the nation as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations spike to record levels, bus drivers and teachers quarantine, students get sick and the holidays loom.
Dallas ISD Looking To Combat The 'COVID Slide'Students across North Texas have returned to classrooms, but a clearer picture of the academic impact of the months they were away is starting to emerge.
DISD School Board Votes On, Approves Hybrid Model For High School Students Returning To CampusThe Dallas ISD school board voted late Thursday night to adopt a hybrid model for high school students when in-person instruction resumes starting next week.
After A Meeting That Lasted 10+ Hours, Fort Worth ISD Delays In-Person Learning Until October 16The FWISD held a socially distanced school board meeting that lasted more than 10 hours and after all was said and done members voted to delay optional, in-person learning until October 16.
Birdville ISD Joins Other North Texas Districts In Reporting By School How Many Students, Teachers Are COVID+Birdville ISD is going a step beyond some North Texas districts by telling parents how many students and teachers have COVID-19 in their schools.
Custodial Management Companies Fight COVID-19 In North Texas SchoolsAs North Texas students begin in-person and on-campus learning, many parents are concerned about what cleaning measures schools will be taking to keep their children safe.
Fort Worth ISD Board Affirms Plan To Begin In-Person Instruction Option On October 5During a special board meeting Tuesday evening, the Fort Worth ISD Board of Education affirmed a plan to offer in-person instruction for students.
Largest North Texas School Districts Won't Notify All Parents Of Positive Coronavirus CaseClose contact is defined by the schools as anyone who came within six feet of the infected person for more than 15 minutes.
Arlington ISD Pushes Back Start Date For In-Person Classes After Lengthy Board MeetingAfter a virtual school board meeting that lasted more than seven hours, the Arlington Independent School District has pushed back the start date for in-person learning.
Power Outage Cancels In-Person Classes At One North Texas SchoolPowerful storms barreled through Azle over the weekend, forcing dozens of people from their homes and canceling in-person classes for students at one school on Monday.
DeSoto ISD Modifies Reopening Plan, Will Delay In-Person Instruction And Open With Virtual Classes OnlyIt was late last month when the DeSoto ISD school board approved a plan to return students to campuses -- now the district has modified that adjusted reopening plan to delay in-person teaching.
Texas Parents' Interest In Homeschooling 'Explodes' During COVID-19 PandemicParents across the country are preparing to help their children with virtual or distance learning, but a small and quickly growing number are deciding to take matters into their own hands and begin homeschooling.
Health Officials Order Tarrant County Schools Not To Reopen Campuses For In-Person TeachingAuthorities with Tarrant County Public Health imposed an order on schools Tuesday that keeps students at home, learning virtually, for at least the next two months.
All Students In The Plano School District Will Begin Fall Semester With Remote LearningAdministrators with the Plano Independent School District announced Friday that while the fall semester will start on August 12 it will be done in a fully remote learning environment.