Author David Osborne offered potential ways by which public schools in San Antonio could benefit from operating like charters.
San Antonio Youth Literacy will host a panel discussion Tuesday on improving literacy and education outcomes in Bexar County schools.
Forty-nine people signed up to speak during citizens to be heard, some opposing SAISD’s addition of LGBTQIA protections to its non-discrimination policy.
As he enters his third year at the helm of SAISD, Superintendent Pedro Martinez has been tasked with turning around underperforming schools.
The SAISD board on Monday informed Stewart Elementary Principal Traci Smith that she would be removed from her position.
A panel of education leaders said the future of Texas’ public education system is clouded by underfunding and a looming teacher shortage.
Two past San Antonio Independent School District superintendents, Sylvester Perez and Ruben Olivárez, have involved themselves in the current board of trustees race by publicly endorsing District 3 candidate Lorna Klokkenga in her campaign to unseat incumbent Debra Guerrero.
“This is surprising political action on the part of past superintendents,” current board President Patti Radle told the Rivard Report on Friday.
If Texas doesn’t figure out a way to bridge the education gaps between its white and Hispanic populations, the poverty level in the state will skyrocket.
San Antonio’s rapidly evolving educational landscape stands to dramatically improve the lives of the city’s youngest residents.
The initiative will be a continuation of a wave of innovations implemented by Superintendent Pedro Martinez since his appointment in June 2015.