- $10M OKed for school bus seat belts largely spent elsewhere Updated: Oct-01-15 11:31 am
HOUSTON - Six years after the Texas Legislature approved $10 million to equip more school buses with seat belts, the money has been spent but little of it went for its stated purpose.
- Texas wins conditional 'No Child Left Behind' reprieve Updated: Sep-29-15 7:23 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - The U.S. Department of Education has granted Texas a conditional waiver to avoid academic accountability standards under the No Child Left Behind law.
- Texas SAT scores lowest in more than 2 decades Updated: Sep-04-15 5:55 pm
DALLAS - Texas high school students taking the SAT have posted the lowest scores in more than two decades, showing decreases across the board and mirroring a nationwide decline.
- Report reveals 'breakdown' at Progreso school district Updated: Sep-03-15 11:04 am
HOUSTON - The Texas Education Agency is recommending that a school district in a small South Texas border town dissolve its board of trustees.