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Amarillo College President Dr. Russell Lowery-Hart talks about the future of higher education.
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Anette Carlisle talks about how Panhandle Twenty/20 is helping with Educational Attainment in the Texas Panhandle.
Around 160 million years ago in China, a small, furry, shrew-like mammal scurried around tree limbs and trunks in a subtropical, humid forest. This diminutive creature tipped the scales at around 15 – 17 grams (about the weight of 3 quarters) and feasted on insects.Read More
The Texas House Public Education Committee will take up six bills on pre-kindergarten education Tuesday, including a plan offering incentives for full-day pre-K programs and higher curriculum and teacher quality standards.Read More
Virtual learning, A-through-F school ratings and teacher quality were among the topics covered by broad slate of education reform bills announced by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and Education Chairman Larry Taylor on Tuesday.Read More
District Judge John Dietz, who found the Texas school finance system unconstitutional last year, told teachers Sunday that Texas is "dooming a generation" of children. The Legislature, not the courts, should fix the problems, he said.Read More
On Fox News Sunday, Gov. Greg Abbott and former U.S. Education Secretary Bill Bennett debated Common Core – the uniform academic standards overseen by the National Governors Association that Texas lawmakers have refused to use. Watch video of the debate.Read More
The state’s university systems bear the brunt of the costs of educating Texas veterans for free through the Hazlewood Act. And the well-regarded program has grown exponentially in recent years. Funding the program is poised to be an issue this session.Read More