Extreme Makeover: Middle School Restroom Edition

Student restrooms at 31 middle schools across HISD are being renovated with funds from the district’s $1.89 billion bond program. When completed, the remodeled facilities will be fully ADA accessible and include much needed upgrades. Renovations at each campus will

Board Approves Resolution Recognizing Pride Month

Members stress dual message of celebrating diversity while honoring hate crime victims

L.A. Unified to Provide Students with Free Meals This Summer

Program begins June 20 at 341 School Sites

LAUSD Prevails in Special Education Case

Increased Integration Opportunities Continue for Students with Disabilities

Board of Education approves HISD budget

Spending plan addresses loss of $162 million of local taxes because of Texas school finance system The Houston ISD Board of Education on Thursday approved a 2016-2017 budget that seeks to minimize the classroom impact of the loss of an

Lamar students prepare for intensive IB program in the fall 

Lamar High School’s International Baccalaureate Summer Academy got underway this past week. Every summer, incoming ninth-graders are introduced to the IB Middle Years Programme through an interactive interdisciplinary blending of English, math, science, technology, arts and humanities, and physical education

Teacher at Arabic Immersion Magnet School to be recognized on World Refugee Day

Every refugee has a story, and they do not all have happy endings. Former refugee Asinja Badeel, however, came to the U.S. in 2008, and hers is a story of perseverance and success. Badeel is being honored at World Refugee

Melina Sibonay Alvarado Named Director of Labor Relations

She will be the lead negotiator for L.A. Unified

Bird’s-eye view of bond construction

School construction is moving forward across the city at a record pace as project teams work to implement the district’s $1.89 billion bond program. With about two dozen projects currently under construction, chances are you’ve seen some of this work in

Julie Dickinson named new principal of Kolter Elementary

Julie Dickinson has been selected as the principal of Kolter Elementary. Before her new appointment, Ms. Dickinson was an assistant principal and the magnet coordinator at Kolter, where she has been working for four years. Prior to that, she served as Title