Commissioner of Education Michael Williams has announced that the number of Texas students in the 2014 graduating class taking the ACT college admission test hit a new high. According to a report released today by ACT, 116,547 Texas students took the ACT (up by more than 6,700 students from 2013). In addition, 45,717 Hispanic students took.Read more
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Sadly, the Dallas Morning News photo archive doesn’t include any photos from John Quincy Adams Elementary in Pleasant Grove, one of the 224 campuses that make up DISD. I’ve tried searching every way I can think of, but I can’t turn up a single one. This isn’t an indictment of our photo staff, but rather an example.Read more
by Mary Ann Whiteker, Superintendent. Hudson ISDThe Senate Education Committee recently invited testimony from former U.S. Sen. Phil Gramm in favor of vouchers, “I am worried about an education system that doesn’t work. We know our system of public education is failing.” Sen. Donna Campbell, a member of the Senate Education Committee and a strong supporter of vouchers.