Judge Gives Go-Ahead to Parents Suing Texas Over Too-Long STAAR Test

by | Thu, Sep 3, 2015 at 13:50 CST
Report confirms that the latest STAAR test took longer to complete than required by state law.
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King’s Gambit

Daniel King's quiet mission to transform public education in South Texas.

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Learning Arabic in Houston, Inshallah

Despite an angry outcry from far-right protesters, Houston is embracing an Arabic immersion school that educators hope may give students an edge.

Except for the angry far-right protesters, the first day of school at the Arabic Immersion Magnet School in Houston in late August was a joyous occasion....Read More