Vulgar Words Appear In Images On Some STAAR Tests"This is in no way acceptable or appropriate, and we deeply regret that these images appeared on the test," the Texas Education Agency said.
DeSoto ISD Considers Cutting Hundreds Of PositionsIt was another night of tough decisions at DeSoto ISD on Monday, where board members spent hours discussing possible budget cuts.
Frisco Gets A New Cafe: Karmic GroundsCraving coffee or tea? You're in luck: a new business has opened its doors in Frisco called Karmic Grounds.
DeSoto ISD Proposes Millions In Budget CutsThe announcement comes just days after a CBS 11 investigation uncovered questionable spending by current and former administrators.
Records Reveal Luxury Hotels, Vegas Uber Rides For Former, Current DeSoto ISD AdministratorsRecords show in many cases, administrators were approving their own expenses, as indicated by $1,000 spent on seven custom bobblehead dolls for school board appreciation night.
High School Teacher's Assistant In Dallas Charged With Sexually Assaulting StudentMarkel Hall, 34, worked with the band at the high school and a Dallas ISD spokeswoman said the district placed him on administrative leave.
Court Upholds $33M Penalty On Texas For Underfunding Special EducationThe 5th U.S. Circuit of Appeals ruled Wednesday in favor of the feds’ decision to withhold $33 million from Texas for future special education funding.
North Texas School Districts Criticize TEA's New Rating SystemThe TEA has released letter grades for each public school district in the state. But many North Texas districts were already criticizing the new rating system, even before the ratings were released.
Texas Schools To Receive Letter Grades On PerformanceThe state plans to roll out the new accountability system on Wednesday, August 15.
TEA Releases Letter Outlining Ways Educators Can Make Schools SaferSince the Santa Fe high school shooting, state leaders have been working on ways to improve school security.
3-Year-Olds Taking Tests In Mesquite Pre-K Program“They are learning a lot. My daughter Alexa is learning all the letters, numbers. She’s starting to write sentences,” parent Icela Gudino said.