'Life And Death Are At Stake Here': Dallas ISD Teachers Union Calling For Return To 100% Virtual Learning“Social distancing is a joke on many of our campuses,” said Rena Honea, President of Alliance AFT, the DISD teachers’ union.
Dallas ISD Says In-Person And Virtual Learning Will Remain Options During 'Current COVID-19 Environment'"We remain committed to following the recommended safety protocols, including social distancing, wearing masks, hand washing, and sanitizing classrooms and facilities," the school district said.
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.
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.
'Very Different, Who Would Have Thought?': Dallas ISD Parents Figuring Out How To Manage At-Home Learning“Not every family will be able to do it, and I hope they have somebody that can kind of help them with going back to school,” said Stephanie Dunbar.
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.
North Texas Heath Care Professionals Share Personal Decisions On Sending Kids Back To School Or NotThe CBS 11 I-Team asked one simple question: Do you plan to send your own children back to school in person?
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.