‘Almost Akin to a Political Coup’: Houston Teachers Fight Back Against State Takeover of HISD

by | Fri, Nov 22, 2019 at 17:55 CST
In a last-ditch effort to stop a state takeover of Texas’ largest school district, the Houston teachers union is suing the state for disenfranchising voters of color.

Texas’ ‘Lunch Shaming’ Problem and the Fight to Fix It

“I personally believe that the hottest places in hell are reserved for those who harm our children,” said Representative Helen Giddings.

On a Wednesday morning in February 2016, Kelvin Holt, an Army veteran and then-substitute teacher, led a group of about 20 pre-kindergarten students into a Cent...Read More