Texas Teachers Get Pay Raise; Governor Calls It 'Monumental Moment'Lawmakers who worked on the overhaul say veteran educators will see an average pay hike of roughly $4,000.
In Effort To Boost School Security, Texas Governor Signs Bill Allowing More Armed TeachersThe bills were passed this year in response to the 2018 shooting at Santa Fe High School near Houston that killed eight students and two substitute teachers, and wounded 13 other people.
DeSoto ISD School Board Cuts 98 Positions To Make Up Budget DeficitDozens of North Texas teachers are out of a job this morning. Their positions in DeSoto Independent School District were cut to make up a school budget deficit.
New Bell Rings True For Elementary Students Who ExcelThe bell is all about celebrating accomplishments, and ringing it is the school’s greatest honor.
School District Leaders Head To Texas Capitol For Education Funding Vote in HouseSchool district leaders from North Texas are headed to the Texas Capitol Wednesday as House members vote on one of the most anticipated pieces of legislation this year: school finance.
Texas School District Spreads The Wealth, Gives $500 To EmployeesChristmas came early for staff members in what was a well-organized, carefully guarded surprise that took place, all at the same time, across the Royse City ISD.
At Least 19 Sick From Chemical Fumes At Central Texas SchoolAuthorities say at least 19 students and staff reported feeling sick from apparent chemical-related fumes during maintenance at a Central Texas school.
Idaho Teachers Criticized For Dressing As Border Wall, Mexican Stereotypes For HalloweenPhotos of Idaho school teachers dressed as a border wall and Mexican stereotypes are going viral online.
Teacher: I Was Fired Over 'No Zeros' Grading Policy For Kids Who Didn't Do HomeworkA teacher in Florida says she was fired for refusing to give students grades on homework that wasn't turned in.
Texas School Closed After Social Media Threat DiscoveredA Texas school district is closed after a threat was made against the district on social media.
Health Officials Confirm Additional Mumps Cases At TCUTarrant County Public Health confirms there are more mumps cases at Texas Christian University.
Polytechnic High School On Lockdown; Unauthorized Juveniles In CustodyPolytechnic High School was on lockdown Tuesday morning after several unauthorized school aged males entered the building, according to Fort Worth ISD.
Study: Teachers' Professional Pay Gap At A Record HighThanks to years of eroding pay for teachers, educators now earn 11.1 percent less than comparable professionals.
Abbott In Dallas Discusses School Safety, Teacher WagesGov. Greg Abbott was in Dallas on Tuesday to hold his second of two statewide round table discussions, talking to teachers about campus safety, wage increases and other topics.
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.