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.
Schools Across Texas Suspend Online STAAR Testing After Continued Technical DifficultiesSo many school districts across the state experienced technical difficulties while trying to have students access or complete the online STAAR exam that the Texas Education Agency (TEA) has advised schools to suspend testing for April 6.
Texas Teachers Are Making Surprise, In-Person Visits To Students Struggling With Online LearningThere are teachers in Texas and across the country that are going the extra mile-- literally -- to try and help students during the COVID-19 pandemic.
With Devices In Hand, No 'Snow Day' For Thousands Of North Texas StudentsDallas and Fort Worth ISDs, the largest school districts in the area, both pivoted to 100% online learning on Thursday.
'Operation Comeback' Sets Out To Help Absent Dallas ISD Students Return To ClassesAs the district tries to zero in on student absentees, it's possible that some DISD families could get a visit from school officials this week.
Sanger ISD Closes High School And Middle School Campuses For 2 Weeks Due To Coronavirus Case SpikeAll other Sanger ISD campuses will remain open, offering face-to-face learning.
HEB ISD Moves Junior High To Online Learning For 2 Weeks After 40% Of In-Person Students QuarantinedHarwood Junior High is moving to online learning for two weeks after a higher than usual number of positive test results for COVID-19.
Dallas ISD Students Struggling During Pandemic; District Calls Reading And Math Test Results 'Atrocious'In virtually every grade, the measure of academic progress has dropped and the school district says online learning and high absenteeism is hurting student achievement.
Sanger High School Closed Until Monday After Spike In Coronavirus CasesDuring the two days the campus is closed, students and teachers will switch to online learning.
Dallas ISD School Set To Reopen Monday After Shutting Down 3 Days Due To Staff Coronavirus CasesThe approximately 650 students who attend classes there took part in in-person learning Wednesday through Friday.
Waxahachie ISD Requiring All Students, Except Those With Health Reasons, To Return To In-Person LearningWith the exception of medical reasons, Waxahachie ISD announced Thursday it will be requiring all students to return to in-person learning in November.
Online Learning: Parents Believe Excessive Screen Time Is A ConcernJust weeks into the new school year and concerned parents are already asking: Is it time to take a closer look at what passes for online learning?
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.
Plano ISD Kindergartener Sent Home From School For Having Trouble Keeping Mask On, Parents SayVictoria Gissandaner, 5, now has to learn remotely from home.
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.