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.
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.
Dr. Terry Grier, Houston School District Superintendent, and Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education, will announce a national plan to procure new educational technology for HISD schools on Friday, Sept. 16.
The event is open to HISD students and parents. Attendees must show proof of enrollment, a current student ID or last report card.
The Houston Independent School District Board of Education on Thursday named the next 11 schools that will be part of the Apollo 20 school turn-around initiative.
HISD says it will be watching for ice on the roadways to determine how it might affect bus routes this morning.
The Houston Independent School district says it will close on Friday due to the threat of wintry weather.