As he enters his third year at the helm of SAISD, Superintendent Pedro Martinez has been tasked with turning around underperforming schools.
Five IDEA Public Schools high schools were recently named among the top 10 most challenging high schools in America by The Washington Post.
USAA has committed $1.9 million over the next three years to create a STEMvest hub, a financial literacy program aimed at the entire city.
According to an Educate Fir$t report, Texas’ current education crisis will jeopardize the state’s economy unless comprehensive reforms are put in place.
By any measure, this island of 5.7 million people is a global city, only a half century old as a post-colonial outpost that won independence in 1965, and already is a world pace setter in many categories.
SINGAPORE — Belinda Charles has the résumé of an accomplished lifelong educator: former principal of two secondary schools and a junior college, and before that, vice principal of another junior college.
Texas public educators and business leaders recently traveled to Singapore to learn more about one of world’s most successful public school systems.
Education savings accounts would take tax dollars from underfunded public school classrooms and divert them to private educational pursuits.
IDEA Public Schools, one of Texas’ most successful and rapidly expanding charter networks, celebrated the opening of its newest campus, IDEA Mays Academy and College Prep, with a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony Tuesday.
We knew him as W.E. He was young and brilliant and possessed a mind and look that made one think he would make an Einstein-like mark on the world.