The Unspoken Wedge Between Abbott And Texas Teachers

A new survey found that 70% of teachers were considering quitting this year. Those numbers are the highest they have been in...

School Choice Policies Have Public Schools Sitting In The Backseat

Heading into next year's legislative session, the talk in Austin is focusing mainly on school choice, but many rural conservatives don’t like...

Are Texas Billionaires Out To Destroy Public Schools?

In another segment of rightwing activists attacking Texas educators we present: the takedown of Social and Emotional...

Texans Travel To Austin To Debate CRT

After months of controversy over public school lessons and library books, educators, parents, and advocacy groups from around Texas came together to...

Abbott And O’Rourke Fight Over School Vouchers

Gov. Greg Abbott and Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke are in a brawl over school vouchers that could be a turning point in...

Extremist Tries To Take Seat On The Texas State Board Of Education

On January 6, 2021 rioters wanting to upset the November 2020 presidential election results and force the certification of Donald Trump as...

“Teach The Truth”: Book-Ban Protest Takes Place At Capitol Rotunda

On Tuesday morning a group of about 50 teachers, schoolchildren and advocates gathered in the Capitol Rotunda to call on the state’s...

‘They Want To Destroy The Public School System’: CNN Documents Powerful Billionaires’ Influence On...

As reported earlier in RA News, a CNN special report, “Deep in the Pockets of Texas,” aired on Sunday evening and showed...

Texas Schools Are Failing To Tap Billions In Federal Dollars

The federal government pledged billions to help students recover from learning loss due to pandemic-related disruptions, but Texas has spent barely a...

Rural Texas Districts Struggling To Attract Teachers Switch To Four-Day School Weeks

The Mineral Wells Independent School District is struggling to maintain their educators. Over a 10-day period at the end of Abril they...

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