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  • FBISD trying to find room for more students
  • Fort Bend ISD is considering some big upgrades and, in some cases, possibly redrawing school boundaries to make way for growth
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in the classroom, deborah wrigley
  • FBISD trying to find room for more students
  • Population growth means the district needs to plan for expansion when it comes to schools
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  • HISD is expanding its dual-language offerings to an additional 14 elementary campuses this fall, and has a six-year plan in place to make the program available in at least half of its elementary campuses by the year 2020.
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  • A local school teacher has won a major award and a big check for her work in the classroom
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  • Texas schools held to tougher standard
  • The Texas Education Agency says more than 40 Houston schools are considered 'failing'
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in the classroom, miya shay
  • Texas schools held to tougher standard
  • The number of failing schools has nearly doubled in a year
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  • New TEA report card out for schools
  • More than 40 Houston schools considered failing on latest campus list from TEA
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  • School zero-tolerance policies in question
  • The Obama administration on Wednesday pressed the nation's schools to abandon what it described as overly zealous discipline policies that send students to court instead of the principal's office. Even before the announcement, school districts around the country have been taking action to adjust the policies that disproportionately affect minority students
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  • Virtual schooling taking off among HS students
  • The 21st century classroom is getting more technical. But the future of schooling may not require kids to go to a classroom at all
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  • It's a great getaway that's not far away
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  • Discover fun in New Orleans, Louisiana!
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  • Rice U professors have come up with a new way to bring down education cost, while changing the way students are taught
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in the classroom, tom abrahams
  • Changes are coming to a local middle school and parents have concerns their kids are getting pushed out of a quality education
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in the classroom, kevin quinn
  • HISD is looking into funding options that could change the future of magnet schools, as well as a planned program to give laptops to students
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houston isd, in the classroom, pooja lodhia
  • HISD is considering a proposal to give laptop computers to all high school students, at a cost of $10 million
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  • Supporters of the idea of working with charter schools to maintain the district's independence are gushing, but the details remain vague
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in the classroom, pooja lodhia
  • Students who currently go to a historic middle school will begin the next school year at a new school
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  • To many parents, it may feel like deja vu. HISD says it's facing a budget shortfall and one solution is a property tax rate increase
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  • HISD wants to open new magnet schools to focus on certain areas of education, but it needs federal funding to make those plans a reality
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houston isd, in the classroom, miya shay
  • Houston ISD officials are discussing a proposal to purchase more than 4,000 laptops
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  • A local school district's program to encourage students to attend college is getting a big boost, thanks to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
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  • The Aldine School District has some new policies for the school year
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  • Back to school means school zones will be back in effect
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in the classroom, sonia azad
  • If you are looking for a job, you may want to head over to Katy. Katy ISD is looking for new bus drivers to help bring students to and from school and they're hosting a job fair to bring in more applicants
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katy, in the classroom, elissa rivas
  • The HISD school cafeteria is undergoing some changes. The federal government has imposed new guidelines for healthier breakfasts and lunches.
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  • If you or your children are striving to make As this year, a Houston man has developed a new mobile app that could help
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  • The annual tax-free holiday starts today and the crowds will hit the stores to save big money
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in the classroom, elissa rivas
  • Now's the time to get your child into their academic routine. Parent can play a role to help their children make the grade this school year
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in the classroom, gina gaston
  • It's one of the top back-to-school purchases for parents, so we find out exactly what you should look for before you buy one
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in the classroom, patricia lopez
  • Back to school is a good time to start new rules and responsibilities for your kids
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in the classroom, gina gaston
  • We know packing lunch for your kids or for yourself will save you big, so checked out the latest containers to make it a breeze
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in the classroom, patricia lopez
  • If you've put off getting school supplies, that could be a good thing because this weekend is the Sales Tax Holiday
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in the classroom, jeff ehling
  • With only two weeks before school starts, the dress code is a school topic that already has Brazosport ISD students buzzing
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in the classroom, samica knight
  • Students are heading back to class, and you can make this the best start ever by focusing first on organization
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in the classroom, ilona carson