Prosper ISD Welcomes Back Students, More Than 30% Opt Out Of In-Person LearningWednesday was the first day of school for Prosper ISD and the district reports 61% of elementary and 67% of secondary students participated in in-person learning.
Texas High School Football Coaches Say Statistics Show Teams Can Play Safely During PandemicThe coaches report 278 of the more than 65,000 athletes tested positive for COVID-19. That is .426 percent of the players.
Tarrant County Releases New Guidance For Schools Reopening Saying 'Virtual Learning' Is SafestTo prevent the spread of COVID-19 in schools resulting in repeated cycles of opening and closing, TCPH supports the opening of schools for virtual learning.
Staff Member AT Keene Junior High Tests Positive For The CoronavirusKeene ISD Superintendent Dr. Ricky Stephens sent a letter to teachers notifying them about a COVID-19 positive staff member who was recently on the campus of Keene Junior High.
UT Arlington Implementing Safety Protocols For 'Semester Like None Other' During PandemicUT Arlington is encouraging all students to minimize their exposure to others for two weeks before returning to campus.
Adjustments Made After Too Many Rockwall ISD Families Choose In-Person Learning For Their KidsThe families of 68% of Rockwall ISD students have chosen to have them go back to the classroom. That's too many to meet social distancing guidelines.
Dallas ISD Releases Comprehensive Plan For Students, Teachers Returning To Classroom During PandemicThe school district launched with it calls its Reentry Playbook for Parents and Staff.
Arlington ISD Superintendent Calls Beginning School Year With At-Home Learning 'A Responsible Way Of Moving Forward'Dr. Marcelo Cavazos said the decision to postpone face-to-face instruction until the end of September came from the advice of health authorities.
Some North Texas Teachers Prepare To Educate From Home During Pandemic: 'It's A Hard Dilemma'A Facebook group called Pandemic Pods and Microschools was created less than two weeks ago and already has more than 8,000 members.
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.
Survey Shows Most Plano ISD Parents Plan To Send Children Back To Classroom When School StartsThursday is the deadline Plano ISD set for parents to decide if they want their kids to learn on campus or from home online.
Some Texas Superintendents Push For Online Only Start To School Year Due To Coronavirus SurgeSuperintendents of the state's largest school districts are pushing back against a planned return to campus next month.
Denton ISD Delaying Start Of School By 2 Weeks Due To Pandemic: 'Our Plans Have To Be Fluid'Students at Denton ISD will get an extra two weeks of summer after trustees voted to delay the first day of class to August 26.
Texas Parents Still Struggling With School Plans Despite TEA Guidance"I don't want my children at home. I want them in a structured environment," says Samantha Tisnoi, a Birdville ISD parent.
North Texas School District Leaders React To Texas Education Agency Back-To-School GuidelinesSeveral North Texas school districts already planning for flexible options, in line with new guidance from the Texas Education Agency.