Author David Osborne offered potential ways by which public schools in San Antonio could benefit from operating like charters.
The grant funds SAISD’s Pipeline for College Success program, an initiative aimed at increasing the number of students who enroll in and complete college.
A panel of education leaders said the future of Texas’ public education system is clouded by underfunding and a looming teacher shortage.
The initiative will be a continuation of a wave of innovations implemented by Superintendent Pedro Martinez since his appointment in June 2015.
The 16-member Blue Ribbon Task Force appointed in May by the San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD) Board will recommend a new $450 million bond initiative and a 13-cent increase in the district’s Maintenance and Operation tax rate at a special school board meeting Monday.
It seems that plenty of developers have their eyes on the six San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD) properties that will be sold in a sealed competitive bid process.
A sold-out crowd of more than 400 business, civic and education leaders gathered at the Regional Public PK-12 Education Forum on Thursday to listen as district and public charter leaders shared a commitment to collaborate to achieve elevated public education outcomes in San Antonio.
San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD) board approved $13 million worth of information technology-related equipment on Monday night.
The San Antonio Independent School District announced plans Thursday to hold a sealed bid sale of its major downtown properties and acreage located on the city’s Southside and Eastside, and use those proceeds to construct a new downtown central office.
Mayor Ivy Taylor’s signature comprehensive planning initiative, SA Tomorrow, could become a transformative action plan by the time it is completed next year if elected officials summon the political strength to do two things: Stop incentivizing sprawl and dramatically increase incentives for urban core and downtown development.