Abbott’s Pro Voucher Barnstorming Tour Puts Pressure on GOP Reps Who Oppose It

On Monday, Gov. Greg Abbott made his latest play to push vouchers, also known as "school choice" or "education savings accounts," as part of...

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 the past...

2020 College Graduates Face Bleak Texas Job Market

As if the fact that graduations have largely been canceled wasn’t enough disappointment, Texans graduating from college are facing one of the worst job...

DeSantis Wants To Kill Dreamers’ Future, Will Abbott Follow His Footsteps?

Last month, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, proposed reversing a 2014 measure, denying in-state tuition to college students who came to the U.S. as children...
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Carroll ISD administrators talk school funding

Carroll ISD didn't benefit as much as some districts from the Texas Legislature’s overhaul of the school finance system. The changes to school funding...

Coronavirus Stimulus Deal Includes Student Loan Relief

The newly signed Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, otherwise known as the CARES Act, includes relief for college students who have federally...

Abbott’s Money-Driven Agenda: The Costly Pursuit Of School Vouchers

Throughout Texas's history, proponents of school vouchers have invested immense resources, both financially and energetically, into their quest for the implementation of “school choice”...

Texas Students Are Failing Classes, Can They Catch Up?

Report cards are not looking good from the COVID-virtual classroom, and show that thousands of students are failing at least one subject, skipping assignments,...

Ken Paxton Really Doesn’t Want Districts to Talk Against Vouchers

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is currently on a crusade to punish any school district that speaks out against school vouchers, and he is...

Vouchers May Be Reborn as Special Needs Program

After the Texas House dealt a crippling blow to Governor Greg Abbott’s plan to institute a school voucher program by barring any funding for...
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