Governor Greg Abbott Signs Bill Funding Expanded Virtual Learning In TexasThere is now an option for many independent school districts across Texas to have a virtual learning option. This after Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill into law expanding funding for online instruction.
Richardson ISD School Latest COVID-19 Closure Amid Spike In Texas Student CasesCOVID-19 cases are surging in schools across North Texas, forcing some districts to return their campuses to online learning.
School In Richardson ISD Closed Temporarily Due To 'Significant Number' Of COVID-19 Cases, Switches To Virtual LearningBrentfield Elementary School in Richardson ISD has 24 active positive cases and has had 36 since school began on Aug. 17.
Fort Worth ISD Board Approves Option, Provides Funding For Temporary Virtual LearningThe Fort Worth ISD Board has approved a temporary virtual learning option for students who have been unable to return to school due to a documented medical condition.
Fort Worth ISD Plans Temporary Virtual Learning Option For K Thru 6 Students With 'Documented Medical Condition'Pending board approval, the Temporary Virtual Learning Option (TVLO) will begin on Monday, September 13 and continue through the rest of the fall semester.
Group Of Prosper ISD Parents Push For Teacher Led Virtual Learning OptionThe parents gathered at the Prosper ISD administration office the morning of August 20 to make their request.
As Texas Education Agency Changes Guidelines, Arlington ISD Tables Issue Of Suing Governor AbbottIn a 5-2 vote, the Arlington Independent School District school board decided to table the issue of suing Governor Greg Abbott. No action was taken Thursday night, but the option could be added to a future agenda.
Frisco ISD First In North Texas To Offer Online Learning In Wake Of Rise In COVID-19 CasesThis applies to Early Childhood through sixth grade students who are still ineligible for a COVID-19 vaccine.
Dallas ISD Forging Ahead With Virtual Learning Option For Fall SemesterOnline learning-- a disaster for most students, but a lifeline for a few. So Dallas ISD school leaders want that few to have that option.
Texas School Districts, Parents Hoping Full Virtual Learning Remains An Option This FallWhile educators and parents agree most students need to learn in school, Frisco ISD administrators and parents want to offer a fully virtual curriculum for students this fall.
Allen ISD Announces District Won't Offer Virtual Learning For 2021-22 School YearIn a letter sent to parents Tuesday afternoon, Superintendent Robin Bullock shared some preliminary plans.
Frisco ISD Making Plans To Launch Permanent Virtual School Beginning With The 2021-22 School YearThe Frisco Independent School District plans to offer permanent, full-time virtual learning to students starting in the 2021-22 school year.
Virtual Learning May Remain An Option At Some North Texas School DistrictsAfter a challenging school year, area districts are navigating their way back to normal, but some are asking what normal should now look like.
Winter Weather Closes Arlington ISD & Others, Fort Worth School District Switches To All VirtualA wintry mix, including sleet, is falling across parts of North Texas making for a potentially treacherous commute and impacting several of the largest school districts in the Metroplex.
Duncanville ISD Launching 'Operation Connection' To Help Students Struggling With Online Learning"We have about 55% of our students who are virtual. So they are at home learning and there are many challenges associated with that," said Duncanville ISD Superintendent Dr. Marc Smith.