Fort Worth ISD Board Approves Option, Provides Funding For Temporary Virtual LearningThe Fort Worth ISD Board has approved a temporary virtual learning option for students who have been unable to return to school due to a documented medical condition.
Frisco ISD Making Plans To Launch Permanent Virtual School Beginning With The 2021-22 School YearThe Frisco Independent School District plans to offer permanent, full-time virtual learning to students starting in the 2021-22 school year.
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.
Most Dallas College Spring 2021 Semester Classes To Be Offered OnlineDallas College announced Monday it will continue with mostly online courses for the Spring 2021 semester.
Dallas ISD Has 13,000+ Fewer Students Attending Online Classes Than ProjectedDallas ISD Superintendent Dr. Michael Hinojosa said the district budgeted for 151,000 students, but only 137,000 have attended online.
Twitter Data Suggests Texans Dislike Online Classes More Than People In Any Other StateAn education review site tracked 90,000 tweets with phrases such as "I hate online classes," or "I hate virtual classes," etc.
Zoom Down In Parts Of Texas & The World As 1st Day Of Online Classes And Workweek BeginsZoom, the video conferencing app that's become a go-to for workers and students stuck at home during the pandemic, is down in some areas.
Dallas ISD To Have Only Online Classes At Least First 4 Weeks Of School Beginning September 8"Not everyone is going to be happy with the decision, but it is what it is and it's the context we are in," said Superintendent Michael Hinojosa.
Some North Texas Students/Parents Struggling With Virtual Learning As School Year BeginsVirtual learning is proving to be a challenge for some North Texas students, parents and teachers who’ve begun their school year online.
Mansfield ISD Avoids Gridlock Repeat With Device Pickup After Implementing New StrategyMansfield ISD spread out distribution of devices among the Mansfield ISD Center for the Performing Arts and several high school campuses.
Arlington ISD Classes Will Begin August 17 With Online Education At Least First 4 WeeksDuring a school board meeting Wednesday night, most of the speakers who addressed the board were teachers who wanted classes to begin online.
Dallas ISD About To Share Detailed Back To School Plans During Coronavirus PandemicThe “Education Evolution” guidebook is headed to the school board for consideration and will soon be available online for parents to review.
Reports: Texas Education Agency Will Not Take State Funding From Schools That Offer All-Virtual ClassesThe Texas Education Agency will reportedly allow public health officials to keep schools closed for in-person instruction this fall due to the coronavirus pandemic without the campuses risking losing state funding.
International Student In North Texas Feels He's Being Punished By New ICE PolicyVictor Tralci is a University of North Texas graduate student working on his master’s degree.
Texas Education Official Says Schools Will Reopen In The Fall, Some Flexibility OfferedTexas Education Commissioner Mike Morath said Thursday public schools will be open in the fall for on-campus learning but there will be flexibility for parents who want to keep their children at home.