SAISD trustees approved turning the day-to-day operations at 18 campuses over to nonprofits. A 19th school received in-district charter status.
While lack of school funding is a systemic issue that needs to be addressed at the state level, there are challenges we can address at the local level.
An event geared toward recruiting girls to CAST STEM High School in the Southwest Independent School District became a night of testimonials from women who pursued careers in STEM fields.
Come January, more than 200 local tech professionals will mentor students on their path toward educational and career opportunities.
The 17th annual Centropolitan Awards celebrated the food, innovation, places, events, and people that shape the landscape of downtown San Antonio.
The City of San Antonio and Bexar County have each contributed $250,000 to CAST Tech, which promises to serve as a talent generator for the tech community.
With three years to go, the “Decade of Downtown” is topping out along nearly every square mile of center city.
The Centers for Applied Science and Technologies, or CAST Tech, was developed through a public-private partnership among SAISD, Tech Bloc, and H-E-B.
Dr. Melissa Alcala, current director of the STEM Academy in North East ISD, will take the helm of SAISD’s new technology-centered high school in June.
To maximize the benefits of its alignment with local industries and businesses, CAST Tech has announced its first 12-member industry advisory committee.