'The Fear Is Worse Than This Pandemic': Highland Park Parents Upset With Schools' Handling Of COVID-19"Our children are sitting behind fogged-out Plexiglass. There are literally blinders on the sides," said Highland Park mom Amanda Nobles.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Calls For In-Person Learning 'As Much As Possible' During Garland Charter School VisitShe spoke to students, parents and educators about the challenges they’re currently facing during the coronavirus pandemic and how they’re addressing them.
Dallas ISD Back-To-School Plan Faces Major Test MondayIn order to accommodate the roughly 90,000 students expected to return for face-to -face instruction, high schools will have a hybrid learning model.
Plano ISD Kindergartener Sent Home From School For Having Trouble Keeping Mask On, Parents SayVictoria Gissandaner, 5, now has to learn remotely from home.
More North Texas School Districts Say It's Time For Struggling Students To Come Back To CampusCiting failing students and burned-out teachers, Texas school districts are beginning to abandon plans to provide virtual instruction alongside traditional school classes.
Failing Students In Godley ISD Required To Return To Campus For Face-To-Face LearningThe school district said the virtual students who have been successful academically can continue to take classes from home.
Dallas ISD Elementary School Teacher Looks To Shine In Familiar Classroom, Her Mom's"It brings it all home for me," says Margaret Martinez as she begins her 5th year as a teacher. "I have some pretty fond memories of it, myself, as a child."
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.
Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price Has Message For School Board: 'These Kids Need To Be In School'As it stands now, Fort Worth ISD students can go back to the classroom in two weeks, but the school board could take a vote Tuesday to delay the return.
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.
Grand Prairie ISD's Youngest Return To Campuses For In-Person Learning During PandemicNearly a month after the district launched with online classes only, Pre-K through 2nd grade students opting for face-to-face instruction were allowed to return to campus.
In-Person Education Returns To Plano ISD; Virtual Learning Still An Option During PandemicElementary and middle schools are currently offering five day a week in-person instruction. High schools are doing two days in-person and three days at-home.
In-Person Learning Begins For Youngest In Richardson ISDRISD officials said for this first grading period, 53% of students have opted to go in-person and 47% will stay virtual.
In-Person Learning Returns To Some North Texas School Districts For First Time In 6 Months TuesdayGarland, Grapevine-Colleyville, Highland Park, Lewisville and Richardson ISDs are among the districts returning at least partially in-person on Tuesday.
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.