Feeling abandoned by both the GOP and Democrats, former State Board of Education member George Clayton found a home in the Trump campaign. Read More
In this month's weird news from far-flung Texas, a Tyler man believes he's found biblical history in his back yard, and the unofficial Popeye of Victoria. Read More
In May 2014, according to a federal lawsuit filed Thursday, an Abilene school police officer used a pain submission maneuver called an “arm bar” to pick up a 6-year-old kindergarten student and pull him into to class. In February 2015, … Read More
School district will spend over $50,000 to check for more erroneous scores.
Lewisville could spend over $50,000 checking STAAR scores after finding some students' tests, which they must pass to graduate, were wrongly graded zero. Read More
San Antonio ISD officer Joshua Kehm had completed trainings on active shooters and gangs but hadn’t yet finished school policing instruction.
Joshua Kehm, who had not yet completed school policing training, was fired after a video surfaced showing him throwing a 12-year-old girl to the ground. Read More
A new Texas Public Policy Foundation report argues lawmakers don't need to figure out how much money Texas students need — they can leave it to the market. Read More
Shore up your secondhand embarrassment allowance, because these Texas teachers up the dork factor in their schools' STAAR test prep videos. Read More