City CFO Ben Gorzell said this is the first time he has seen traditional school districts weigh in on this “very narrow procedural approval.”
The bond’s projects were chosen because they had the highest need for renovations. The project list contains seven high schools, four middle schools, and two elementary schools.
The new school, located just east of downtown, is based on the model of SAISD’s successful Young Women’s Leadership Academy.
DEA Public Schools has begun receiving proposals for Special Education Services.
In its eight and a half years of operations in San Antonio, TFA created a local network of about 500 corps members, past and present.
The University of Texas at San Antonio received a $15 million gift from Rackspace co-founder and philanthropist Graham Weston.
Software development training bootcamp Codeup increased in size Friday by 6,500 square feet – adding three classrooms and additional breakout rooms at its Vogue Building home downtown.
Brandon Seale released the series earlier this year, and for the next five weeks, the Rivard Report will host one episode every Saturday.
Overseen by San Antonio ISD but funded by various sources, including private industry, the tech-focused charter school is charged with developing a workforce for San Antonio’s future.
Administrators with KIPP and IDEA say the large demand necessitates growth and more campuses, but funding can be a challenge, particularly for charters.
He will compete with educators across the country for National Teacher of the Year just months after he also won the Trinity Prize for Excellence in Education.