• January 16, 2021

Tags : texas schools

Texas teachers caught in the middle of political battles over

Teachers like Jennifer Boyer have become the rope in a political tug of war over reopening Texas schools. While record numbers of Texans are hospitalized and dying from COVID-19, the question of whether teachers will be pulled back into classrooms next fall, willing or not, has spawned pitched national and local battles over the safety […]Read More

School Finance Dividing Lines Emerge at Hearing

The fault lines that will define efforts to improve the state’s system of funding education came into sharp focus Wednesday as a Senate panel began studying how to improve the “efficiency” of public schools in Texas. The 11-member Senate Education Committee and a hearing room full of education professionals, lobbyists and school and minority advocates […]Read More