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September 14, 2014 -- What is billed as the nation’s first anti-bullying policy for school employees was announced on Friday in Houston, an effort initiated by Houston educational support workers, developed collaboratively with school administration and now part of the district’s standards of conduct for all employees. More
September 13, 2014 -- The Ball High Student Council, in partnership with the City of Galveston’s Parks & Recreation Department, hosted a free community pool celebration carnival from 11 AM – 1 PM on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at Lasker Park, 43rd Street and Avenue Q, Galveston. More
September 12, 2014 -- The Harris County Department of Education's CASE for Kids today held a swearing-in for local AmeriCorps members. More
September 12, 2014 -- Clear Creek Independent School District's Education Village will host the "Imagination Celebration" on October 8. More
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September 12, 2014 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education on Thursday voted unanimously to adopt a plan for redistricting the trustee single member districts in order to balance out voting populations in districts after annexing North Forest Independent School District. More
September 12, 2014 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education has voted unanimously to rename the Young Men’s College Preparatory Academy as the Mickey Leland College Preparatory Academy for Young Men. More
September 10, 2014 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education will consider Thursday renaming the Young Men’s College Preparatory Academy after late United States Congressman Mickey Leland, who represented the Fifth Ward neighborhood where the school is being built. More
September 08, 2014 -- The Varnett Public School on Friday hosted a breakfast on Friday as part of its celebrations of Grandparents Day, which was observed on Sunday. More
September 08, 2014 -- Communities In Schools-Bay Area is celebrating its 25th anniversary of serving at-risk students in the Clear Creek and Dickinson school districts. More
September 05, 2014 -- United States Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez visited the Harris County Department of Education to meet with YouthBuild of Houston students enrolled in general educational development and job skills classes. More
September 05, 2014 -- Sharpstown High School in Houston will host a food drive on Saturday. More
September 04, 2014 -- Houston Independent School District today announced the launch of "Read Houston Read", a new volunteer program to address literacy. More
September 04, 2014 -- Ball High School in Galveston will host its second annual Cross Country Beach Run on Friday. More
September 04, 2014 -- The Galveston Independent School District Board of Trustees, in a special meeting on Wednesday, voted unanimously to declare Dr. Matthew Hay and Beau Rawlins as unopposed candidates for districts 5-E and 6-F in the November 4 school board election. More
September 03, 2014 -- Houston Independent School District today announced that it is kicking off a new sustainable schools initiative with CenterPoint Energy to involve students in reducing energy use on high school campuses. More
September 03, 2014 -- The Texas Education Agency today released a study regarding the impact of potential school district consolidation in the state's five largest counties, including Harris County. More
September 03, 2014 -- Clear Creek Independent School District on Tuesday announced that CCISD students exceeded state and national averages on the ACT college entrance exam. More
September 03, 2014 -- The Harris County Department of Education on Tuesday announced that it has received a $384,000 grant from the Houston Endowment for funding programs at 38 after-school sites through the department's Center for Afterschool, Summer and Expanded Learning for Kids. More
August 29, 2014 -- The Texas City ISD Foundation for the Future has selected Linda Holm, Dr. William "Chris" Pederson, Dale Laine, Jr. and Ravi Prakash for induction into the 2014 Hall of Honor. More
August 28, 2014 -- Travis County District Court Judge John Dietz today issued a ruling declaring the Texas school finance system as unconstitutional. More
August 28, 2014 -- The Galveston Independent School District Board of Trustees, in a special meeting on Wednesday, voted unanimously to approve amended budgets for the FY2014 General Operating, Food Service and Debt Service budgets. More
August 27, 2014 -- Voters in the Galveston Independent School District voted overwhelmingly to approve Tuesday's tax ratification election. More
August 25, 2014 -- Lamar Consolidated Independent School District has announced that Tonya Garza has been named as new principal of Travis Elementary, and Mary Ellen Rocha as director of the Seguin Early Childhood Center. More
August 25, 2014 -- The Central Fort Bend Chamber is accepting applications for the 2014 Fort Bend Strong scholarships. More
August 22, 2014 -- Galveston Independent School District will host a celebration on Wednesday for the re-opening of Burnet Elementary. More
August 21, 2014 -- Friday is the last day for early voting in the August 26 Galveston Independent School District Tax Ratification Election. More
August 21, 2014 -- The Harris County Department of Education is offering its alternative teacher certification program beginning September 30. More
August 21, 2014 -- The Galveston Independent School District Board of Trustees on Wednesday voted unanimously to suspend portions of a local policy of the district for the 2014-2015 school year that had required students in grades 5 and 8 to meet the passing standards on the reading and mathematics sections of state standardized tests before being promoted to the next grade. More
August 20, 2014 -- Houston Independent School District Superintendent Terry Grier will visit with students and teachers to welcome them back on the first day of classes on August 25. More
August 19, 2014 -- The Clear Creek Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday recognized Bill Daws, the district's athletic director, on his recent induction into the Texas High School Athletic Directors Association Hall of Honor. More
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