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Texas A&M System will provide free COVID-19 tests, but it’s a mixed bag for other schools

By Stacy FernándezJuly 15, 2020 The Texas A&M University System is expected to begin offering free on-campus...

TCU announces new initiative on race and reconciliation

Texas Christian University’s Board of Trustees and the Office of the Chancellor announced July 14 they are jointly...

Lani Popp holds large lead over Robert Morrow in Texas State Board of Education runoff

By Aliyya SwabyJuly 14, 2020 No one on the Texas State Board of Education wants conspiracy theorist Robert Morrow...

Fort Worth ISD Board President, superintendent send letters to governor raising concerns about school opening plans

Fort Worth ISD Board of Education President Jacinto Ramos, Jr., and Superintendent Kent P. Scribner are among the signatories of separate letters sent to...

UT-Austin will keep “Eyes of Texas” as school song, but will rename buildings as Black students call for change

By Reese OxnerJuly 13, 2020 The University of Texas at Austin is making several changes to address racial issues...

Fort Worth M.D. School faculty member wins award for excellence in teaching and innovation

TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine associate professor Amber Heck, Ph.D., has been chosen as the 2020 recipient...

Jennifer Burton named executive director of the Northwest ISD Education Foundation

The Northwest ISD Education Foundation Board of Directors has approved Jennifer Burton – PHOTO – to lead the foundation as its new...

Child Care Associates seeking national accreditation

Child Care Associates, the lead agency advising Tarrant County officials on child care for essential workers and child...

Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don’t reopen

By COLLIN BINKLEY AP Education Writer President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to withhold federal funding if America's schools...

FWISD, TCC to merge advisory boards

Fort Worth ISD Superintendent Kent P. Scribner and Tarrant County College Chancellor Eugene Giovannini have agreed to merge their respective advisory boards...

Masks will be mandatory in many Texas schools when they reopen this fall, education agency says

By Aliyya SwabyJuly 7, 2020 Masks for students and teachers will be mandatory in counties with more than 20...

Excavations to resume for 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre graves

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa will resume test excavations of potential unmarked graves from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre after the effort...

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Fort Worth City Council takes first look at $782M 2021 budget

The City Council got its first look at a proposed $782 million fiscal 2021 general fund budget Tuesday at the Fort Worth City Council...

New Zealand scrambles to find source of new virus infections

By NICK PERRY Associated PressWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Health authorities in New Zealand were scrambling Wednesday to trace the source of...

Memorial set in Houston for slain Texas soldier

HOUSTON (AP) — A memorial for a slain Texas soldier has been scheduled more than three months after she was killed by...

Lillard pours in 61 to lift Blazers past Mavs, 134-131

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Damian Lillard is simply willing the Portland Trail Blazers toward the postseason.The veteran guard tied a...