Texas is one of a handful of states that have approved legislation that prescribes how teachers discuss current events and prohibits students from receiving credit for participating in civic activities.
Twenty-two teachers from various school districts are shadowing a variety of businesses this week as part of the 2021 Teacher Externship program. Career and Technical Education teachers want to see first-hand what employment opportunities are available to their students.
The Texas Tech University (TTU) School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM) is receiving $350,000 in gift funds from Bank of America to build and support a new world-class school of veterinary medicine to address the region’s growing shortage of veterinary resources.
The commission was created to improve campus climate and culture for students and staff of all backgrounds. To achieve those goals, a mixture of six committees and task forces were formed to focus on different aspects of the university experience.
Texas educators say they’re concerned they won’t be able to have open conversations about what’s happening in the world if the Texas Legislature approves a bill that restricts how teachers can discuss current events in the classroom.
Selina Farmer, 9, of Cushing was surprised by Cushing Elementary with a circus held in her honor. A penny drive conducted by classmates helped fund the event that brought smiles to children’s faces, especially Selina’s.
After celebrating 50 years of the Texas Tech University School of Medicine, it’s time now to recognize another milestone... 40 years of educating nurses through the School of Nursing at the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.
Texas schools are eligible to receive part of a $19 billion stimulus grant from the federal government now, and they are planning to use it in practical ways, according to two superintendents in Gregg County.