With kids stuck at home for weeks on end, here are some apps that can inspire them to do chores, exercise, and be nice to each other.
Apps Turns Kids’ Chores Into Money Lessons, InvestmentsWith kids stuck at home for weeks on end, here are some apps that can inspire them to do chores, exercise, and be nice to each other.
Celebration At Dallas Elementary School Ends With Shoe GiveawayAt one Dallas elementary school, every child received a new pair of athletic shoes on Friday. Almost all of the 500 pre-K through 5th grade students who attend John Ireland Elementary School come from low-income families.
Wild Wednesday: Love Stinks! Adopt A SkunkFor $40 you can adopt a skunk from the Fort Worth Zoo to show your love for all animals - the human kind, too!
Happy Tears In Tarrant County Courtroom On Adoption DayIt's the happiest day of the year for these courts, as CBS 11 photojournalist Mike Kinney shows us.
Sweet Treat Lessons at Funkytown DonutsEAT MORE "HOLE" FOODS: Funkytown Donuts dishes out sweet treats with a twist! They carefully pair flavors to make mouth watering pastries and they're constantly rolling out new flavors. Eat See Plays Taryn Jones, gets a crash course in donut making 101. Her first lesson: when in doubt, just add sprinkles.
FWISD Pushes Back Decision On Reinstating Teacher After Illegal Immigration TweetsThe Fort Worth ISD school board is pushing back their decision on Georgia Clark’s employment. Tuesday night, they unanimously voted to have a special meeting within the next 10 days to discuss reinstating her.
Como Elementary Goes From "F" To "B" Bringing Music To The ClassroomA North Texas school has found the perfect formula to improve test scores: music videos. The Leadership Academy at Como Elementary in Fort Worth was a failing campus – but with the help of math teacher Thomas Mayfield, it has turned around.
New Life Skills Autism Academy Opening In PlanoA new academy opening in Plano next week is offering help for children with autism.
Teen's Suicide Changed How Texas Schools Handle Bullying: 'We Need To Be Able To Measure The Impact'Texas schools are now required to track every single bullying incident that is reported.
Helping Your Parent with Long Term CareWhat's Up DFW with Author Taylor Willingham As your parents age, you may find yourself suddenly the one now taking care of them. Elder Law Attorney Taylor Willingham has authored several books to help guide through life's changes. Today he talks about long term care and how to navigate the difficult but important conversation.
Sights & Sounds As FWISD Students Return To The ClassroomSights & Sounds As FWISD Students Return To The Classroom
Summer Vacation Comes To An End For DISD StudentsSummer Vacation Comes To An End For DISD Students
DISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa Talks Education & BusingDISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa Talks Education & Busing
FWISD Superintendent Kent Scribner Talks School Rankings & New Menu ItemsFWISD Superintendent Kent Scribner Talks School Rankings & New Menu Items
Teaching Kids How To Properly Carry Backpack WeightTeaching Kids How To Properly Carry Backpack Weight
TxDOT “Be Safe. Drive Smart.” CampaignTxDOT “Be Safe. Drive Smart.” Campaign
Study: 1 In 4 U.S. Students Have Experienced BullyingStudy: 1 In 4 U.S. Students Have Experienced Bullying
Tax-Free Weekend Kicks Off Across TexasTax-Free Weekend Kicks Off Across Texas
Texas Sales Tax Holiday/Tax-Free Weekend Begins FridayIt's that time of year again -- the annual back-to-school sales tax holiday begins August 9 across Texas.
Back To School Roundup Underway In Fort WorthBack To School Roundup Underway In Fort Worth
Fort Worth First Responders Fireworks Injury DemonstrationIt's fireworks season, but keep in mind they are illegal in a lot of Texas cities and towns. Every year there are thousands of injuries due to fireworks. Wednesday members of the Fort Worth Fire Department stopped by CBS 11 News to show us just how devastating those injuries can be.
Keeping Kids, Pets Safe From Toxic PlantsI hike or stroll could end up as a medical emergency if your little ones ingest the wrong kind of plant.
Woman NASCAR Driver Talks Of Balancing Family And CareerAngela Ruch shared her story with CBS 11's Gilma Avalos.
Babies To Adults - It's Never To Early Or Late To Learn Water SafetyA study by Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine shows formal swim lessons are associated with an 88% reduction in the risk of drowning, in kids one to four years old.