Kids can’t count on recess in Texas

Why does Greg Abbott hate recess? We’re not really sure. Hiding behind claims that oversight and bureaucracy hurt the Texas Education Agency and school districts, Abbott confuses Texans by nixing a bill that would create a recess standard for districts.  HB 455 would have instructed the Texas Education Agency to develop standard model policies for […]

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Stickland Leaves the Texas Legislature on Bad Terms

State Representative Jonathan Stickland (R-Bedford) announced today he would not seek re-election in the Texas House. While this is good news for House District 92, he is leaving the Legislature on bad terms. Stickland entered the Legislature after being first elected in 2012, meaning he has served long enough – eight years – to be […]

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