Two figures at the heart of the recent scandal in Beaumont ISD, who were often presented as emblems of the district’s lax financial controls and toxic personal politics by reform activists, have fired back against dozens of officials and reporters they say targeted them out of racial bias.
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Corruption, cheating and banned books are just a few of the biggest local education stories from Texas in 2014.
How Beaumont’s racial divisions created the most dysfunctional school district in Texas.
Students from troubled Beaumont ISD have been in Austin this week, pleading to save art and music teacher jobs slated for elimination to make up the district’s $25 million shortfall.