‘Serving Above And Beyond During Pandemic’, Joshua ISD Teachers, Staff Get $1K Bonus + RaiseBoard members in Joshua, Texas have approved a four percent raise for teachers and staff. The district also said in a news release on Tuesday, August 17 that employees will receive a $1,000 staff retention bonus.
Dallas ISD Offers $500 Bonus To Staff With Proof Of COVID-19 VaccinationDallas ISD is offering a one-time incentive of $500 to district employees who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa Issues Temporary Mask MandateDallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa has issued a temporary mask mandate for all Dallas ISD campuses. It goes into effect immediately.
Ones For Texas: Teachers Training During Summer For Upcoming School YearWhile students are enjoying summer break, some of the best and brightest educators in DFW have been working to make sure they are ready for the upcoming school year.
Texas Teacher Faith Simon Recognized As Educators Are Honored During 'Teacher Appreciation Week'We celebrate "Teacher Appreciation Week" by recognizing local teachers who go above and beyond for their students like Faith Simon, who teaches biology at Polytechnic High School in the Fort Worth ISD.
Texas Lawmaker Files Bill To Establish Minimum Teacher Salary Of $70,000State Rep. James Talarico (D-Round Rock) on Thursday said he filed House Bill 3580, which would put teachers' minimum salary at $70,000.
Teachers, Childcare Workers Now Eligible For COVID-19 Vaccine In Denton“We are working aggressively to get shots in arms to help our children get back in the classrooms and begin to return to normal across the board.”
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.
Fort Worth ISD Partners With Texas Health Resources Offering COVID Vaccine To All EmployeesThe Fort Worth ISD is teaming with Texas Health Resources to provide COVID-19 vaccinations to all school district employees -- including part-time and substitute employees.
'Amazing Victory': Texas Teachers, Other Childcare Workers Immediately Eligible For COVID-19 VaccineThe Texas Department of State Health Services on Wednesday, March 3, notified all vaccine providers that they should immediately include school and child care workers in vaccine administration.
Grand Prairie ISD Issues Apology For Newsletter Photo Of Teachers Wearing 'Chucks & Pearls' After Complaints From StaffThe district's superintendent, Linda Ellis, sent a letter to all staff members on Friday, saying the photo "sparked discussion and disappointment."
Texas Education Agency Moving Forward With STAAR Testing This Spring, With ExceptionsWith students back in school after winter break, much attention turns to standardized tests, like the STAAR exam, which typically take place at the end of the school year.
'They Are Going To Be The Next Voters': Dallas ISD Teachers Encouraged Students To Watch Inauguration“As a professor, I like to steer them into acknowledging what’s happening,” said Manuel Benzvi who teaches at Judge Barefoot Sanders Law Magnet School.
Cedar Hill ISD Opening Teacher Supply Warehouse, Offering Free School Supplies & PPETeachers and staff in the Cedar Hill Independent School District will soon have a new resource for classroom supplies and personal protection equipment.
Tarrant County Wants Teachers Among First To Get COVID-19 Vaccine“Keeping educators healthy keeps our kids in school and our economy going,” the letter to Gov. Greg Abbott reads in part.