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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.


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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.


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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.


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District Official Pressing For Technology In HISD Schools

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.

CBS Houston–09/15/2011

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HISD, City Team Up For Back To School Fest

The event is open to HISD students and parents. Attendees must show proof of enrollment, a current student ID or last report card.

CBS Houston–07/05/2011


HISD Board of Education Adds 11 Schools to Apollo 20 Turnaround Initiative

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 Watching For Ice, No Closures Or Delays This Morning

HISD says it will be watching for ice on the roadways to determine how it might affect bus routes this morning.



HISD Schools Closed Friday

The Houston Independent School district says it will close on Friday due to the threat of wintry weather.