STAAR on the horizon: testing changes and what it means for students.

As the dust settles from the last Texas legislative session, millions across the state are gearing up for another important event: the...

Recent Shooting at a School Near Houston Raises Questions About Gun Safety

The first fatal shooting of the year took place in Texas on January 14.  A student was killed when...

Abbott Provides a Glimpse Into How Texas Schools May Reopen in Fall

What will school be like this fall? Gov. Greg Abbott gave us an idea Wednesday during an exclusive interview with WOAI.

Rodney Anderson keeps Texas students from succeeding

When will Anderson and other state lawmakers step up and give Texas children the opportunity to succeed and give Texas homeowners a break?

Texas Senate advances bill to shore up teacher pension fund

State Sen. Joan Huffman, R-Houston, authored the teacher pension bill. Bob Daemmrich for The Texas Tribune The Texas Senate unanimously passed legislation Monday that is designed...

Texas school districts struggling with full day pre-K

When Gov. Greg Abbott signed House Bill 3 it was hailed as a landmark. The bill offered property tax reform and increased...

As Legislative Session Ends, Texas Struggles to Reform School Finance

Texas lawmakers are struggling to reach an agreement on how to reform how schools are funded in the Lone Star State.

Texas Schoolchildren to Return to Classroom in the Fall

Parents have been waiting and wondering how the 2020-21 school year will look in Texas. Will there be limits on class sizes?...
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Education Advocates Testify on School Finance Commission Recommendations

Last week, the House Public Education Committee held two meetings to hear testimony from many stakeholders and advocates on recommendations from the Texas Commission...

Feds will visit six Texas school districts this week to monitor special education

Vanessa Tijerina addresses a U.S. Department of Education panel in 2016 about her 13-year-old special needs child who has been denied special education for...

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