The unanimous vote solidified a deal that has been months in the making between the district and New York-based charter operator Democracy Prep.
The San Antonio Alliance of Teachers and Support Personnel has no interest in maintaining a status quo that fails too many of our students.
No other entity within the structure of the San Antonio Independent School District is as resistant to change as the teachers union.
SAISD trustees approved a policy-focused resolution that calls for changes to existing gun laws and school funding at the national level.
To make the coming years more equitable and prosperous for everyone, San Antonio leaders must expand early childhood education and social services.
The Texas Education Agency reports that more than 92 percent of SAISD’s 53,000 students qualify as economically disadvantaged.
SAISD is negotiating another partnership with a Dallas-based charter network to address low graduation rates at Lanier and Highlands high schools.
For students and educators facing this imminent and seismic threat, everything beyond that is simply on hold. It’s a bitter injustice.
Housing directly impacts all other opportunities within a person’s life – that was the premise of Sunday’s Dreamweek event, Redeeming the American Dream.
A jury found former school board member Olga Hernandez not guilty of taking bribes from an insurance contractor doing business with the San Antonio Independent School District, but that doesn’t mean she is innocent.