State Launches Webpage to Track COVID-19 in Texas Public Schools

The Texas Education Agency and the Texas Department of State Health Services has unveiled a new webpage for tracking the spread of...
AT&T Tradition

Tradition Collides With Calls to Uproot Racism at Texas A&M

All colleges have their own traditions, but few adhere to them quite as strongly as Texas A&M. Amid the recent social justice...
Ruben Martinez

Balancing Higher Health Risks and Spotty Internet, Reopening College in The Rio Grande Valley...

Isolated without Wi-Fi in the rural Hidalgo County home he shares with his dad, Ruben Homar Martinez is determined to graduate from...
Abbott Standardized Testing

Opinion: Abbott Needs to Lead on Issue of Standardized Tests for Texas Schoolchildren

Ordinarily, when I write a column, I write to what my ego would hope to be thousands of readers. Today, however, I...
Reports of Covid cases in schools pouring in form teachers

Texas Teachers Reports Hundreds of COVID-19 Safety Violations, File First Grievance

During the two weeks since many Texas school districts resumed in-person instruction, members of the Texas State Teachers Association have reported hundreds...
Some Texas School Teachers

Some Texas Teachers Are Starting the Year With Huge Salary Hikes

Some of Texas’ best educators will see a hike in their pay this fall. The Teacher Incentive Allotment approved during the last...
Sex Ed

Texas Education Board OKs New Sex Ed Plan for Middle School, Leaves out LGBTQ...

The Texas State Board of Education has voted to teach middle school age students about birth control, sexually transmitted diseases and pregnancy...

State Board of Education OKs 5 New Charter Schools, Says No to 3

The Texas Board of Education has approved the creation of five new charter schools in Texas but rejected three others. In August,...
TX AFT launches COVID school case tracker

Texas Teachers Union Launches Its Own COVID-19 Tracking Site

With information still not available from the state, the Texas American Federation of Teachers has taken matters into its own hands and...

Many Texas Students Begin School Year With Technical Difficulties

Although most were going to still be studying at home, the school bell rang bright and early for thousands of Texas children...

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