A plan to save a school district has come down to rows of yellow Post-it notes... Scrawled on one are two words that have brought national attention to the tiny 570-student school district in South Texas: "suspend sports."Read More
Sep 12, 2012
Oil, Gas Boom Makes School Districts Rich but Uneasy by Ross Ramsey School districts can get rich just as fast as the people in the oil bidness, and the poor-to-rich whiplash can have some weird aftereffects. Texas public schools get about half of their money, on average, from property taxes. And when the property turns out to be sitting on top of the Eagle...
Aug 19, 2012
Bottled water delivery service means no more worrying about lugging heavy bottles from the store. Crisp, refreshing bottled water will come right to your home or office. And, since the bottles are recyclable and refillable, it’s an environmentally friendly choice! It seems everyone is into drinking bottled water – and for good reason! Bottled water...
Aug 18, 2012
Enjoy $2 Movies, Popcorn & Soft Drinks, August 20-22 Edwards West Oaks Stadium 14 & RPX 1000 West Oaks Mall Houston, Texas 77082 281-496-2361 Come join us for a “sneak peak” into our new Houston location at a wonderful price and give back to your community at the same time. From August 20 through August 22, enjoy $2 movie tickets, $2 soft...
Aug 9, 2012
Testing Firm Hits Back Against Claims of Flaws by Morgan Smith The state’s test vendor has fired back at research from a University of Texas at Austin professor that calls into question the method it uses to develop Texas standardized exams, saying that his claims lack factual evidence. Denny Way, the senior vice president for measurement services at...
Jul 29, 2012
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