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Activist Groups Call On Perry To Ban Officers From Using Tasers On Students

Activist groups are calling for Texas to ban security officers using Tasers on students.

04/17/2014

(L-R) Willie Robertson, Korie Robertson, Phil Robertson, Miss Kay Robertson and Si Robertson of Duck Dynasty attend the A+E Networks 2012 Upfront at Lincoln Center on May 9, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

‘Duck Dynasty’ Star: Show Is Encouraging Formation Of Prayer Clubs In Schools

According to “Duck Dynasty” star Sadie Robertson, her family’s hit A&E show has helped bring Americans of all ages back to Christianity.

01/14/2014

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School District Closes Schools Over Water Bill Dispute With Town

Schools are closed in a small South Texas town after a dispute over a water bill between the city and school district shut off the taps.

01/13/2014

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Texas Lawmakers Approve Bill To Train Teachers To Be Armed Marshals

Texas schools could train teachers as armed marshals to exchange gunfire with potential attackers under a bill approved by state lawmakers and sent to Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday, while a key lawmaker said attempts to allow concealed handgun license holders to carry their weapons into college classrooms is likely dead.

05/23/2013

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Texas Lawmaker Tearfully Vows School Choice Fight

The head of the Senate Education Committee broke into tears Thursday as he promised to fight for dramatically expanded “school choice” in Texas.

03/21/2013

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Superintendent Grier Makes State Of Schools Address

The 2013 Houston Independent School District State of the Schools Address took place Friday and more than 2,000 students, education professionals and community leaders gathered in to hear HISD Superintendent Terry Grier speak.

02/01/2013

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Texas Senators Analyze Virtual Learning Statewide

Education leaders in the Texas Senate will hold a hearing on the growing demand for virtual learning statewide.

10/08/2012

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Ex-School Bus Monitor Sues Over Being Fired For Accidentally Urinating On Himself

Dallas County Schools has been sued by a former bus monitor who says he was fired after accidentally urinating on himself.

09/05/2012

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Parent’s Prep: New Technology In Schools; What Parents Need To Know

Children who come with the ability to interact with computer screens and basic keyboard knowledge find it much easier to learn in today’s classrooms.

08/01/2012

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HISD Transportation Listed Among Country’s 100 Best Fleets

For the second consecutive year, the Houston Independent School District made the list of the top 100 fleets in the nation for 2012, according to Government Fleet, a leading transportation industry magazine.

07/23/2012

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