Facing major education challenges next session, the House will have a tough time replacing its education expert.
Scott Hochberg was none too happy that everyone called him a nerd. “You can’t think of something to call me?” he groused more than once. But i...Read More
With news of a possible Carney demotion, you have to wonder where he's been this whole time.
Yesterday, the Perry presidential campaign pushed hard for attention around the governor’s latest endorsement: highly controversial Arizona sheriff Joe Ar...Read More
After failing to meet state standards, the Texas Virtual Academy is supposed to be shut down. So how has the for-profit company running it?
At this point, there shouldn’t be any more Texas Virtual Academy. It should have shut down because it failed to meet state standards two years in a row.&n...Read More
It was like the Grand Bazaar for schools. Stretched out across the Austin Convention Center exhibition hall this weekend was every product a superintendent coul...Read More
Rick Perry helped make unprecedented cuts to public education. So why is no one talking about it?
Once upon a time, Rick Perry was all about public education. In his 2006 re-election campaign, he devoted an entire ad to his commitment. “I’m proud...Read More