Years of high-stakes testing, chronic under-funding and news stories about failing schools have made things difficult for Texas teachers. ...Read More
Texas' public technical colleges often promote their high job placement rates, but the real measure of their programs' success is more complex....Read More
Athlos Academies is a new kind of player in the charter school world, combining school construction with an athletics-based approach to learning.
Idaho's Athlos Academies marries real estate deals, upscale gyms and schools in a novel business plan funded by Texas taxpayers....Read More
The Legislature has been talking big in the Capitol about the state’s high expectations, while refusing to give schools the resources needed to meet those sta...Read More
Judge John Dietz rules Texas' school finance system is unconstitutional, closing a years-long trial and sending the case on to the Texas Supreme Court....Read More
Lawmakers grilled Texas Education Commissioner Michael Williams on the state's stagnating test scores, suggesting the conversation hasn't changed much since big...Read More
A lengthy New York Times piece on Deion Sanders' Prime Prep charter school in Dallas features troubling new allegations—but it may not be time to write the sc...Read More