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2 El Paso Educators Suspended, Face Firing Over Test Scandal

Leaders of a West Texas school district embroiled in a testing scandal have suspended two administrators as part of the firing process.

03/13/2013

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Oklahoma House Approves Bill To Allow Armed Teachers In Classrooms

Public school districts across Oklahoma could decide whether to allow armed teachers in classrooms under a bill approved late Tuesday in the Oklahoma House.

03/13/2013

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Teachers, Students Stage School Rally At Capitol

About 2,000 teachers, students, parents and school administrators rallied at the state Capitol on Saturday, demanding that the Legislature reverse $5.4 billion in cuts to public education amid new data that Texas now spends less per-pupil than almost anywhere else in America.

02/25/2013

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Teens Arrested In Arson Cases

Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with a several arson cases in the Memorial area.

02/20/2013

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Ex-Houston Elementary Teacher Guilty In Porn Case

A former elementary school teacher in Houston faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty in a child pornography case.

02/20/2013

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Texas Town Allows Teachers To Carry Concealed Guns

In this tiny Texas town, children and their parents don’t give much thought to safety at the community’s lone school — mostly because some of the teachers are carrying concealed weapons.

12/20/2012

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Expert: Texas Standardized Test Isn’t Too Hard

A state expert denied Texas made its latest standardized test too difficult, saying Monday that such exams have always gotten harder but students tend to improve their scores over time.

12/10/2012

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Suit Targets ‘Locator’ Microchips In Texas Student IDs

To 15-year-old Andrea Hernandez, the tracking microchip embedded in her student ID card is a “mark of the beast,” sacrilege to her Christian faith — not to mention how it pinpoints her location, even in the school bathroom.

11/27/2012

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Nationally-Recognized HISD Schools

See which high schools are considered the best for academics.

10/19/2012

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Texas Judge Slams Critics In Texas Prayer Ruling For Their ‘Political Goals’

Texas Judge Slams Critics In Texas Prayer Ruling

02/09/2012

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