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3   School Choice
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1   Teacher Retirement System
2   Secondary Education
School Choice
D Magazine   +1 other publication
Dallas Mayoral Candidates Are Overlooking One of the City’s Most Important Issues
...gentrification and displacement, traffic counts from NCTCOG can be valuable in our thoroughfare plan, vouchers given by DHA can help guide the city’s housing policy. School attendance numbers from DISD can be...
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Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel
Raffle items pile up for splash-pad fundraiser
...items like a handmade table, a $500 shopping spree at a downtown business, professional photos, golf vouchers and even a plane ride over the city. "We didn’t ask anybody to do this," said Michelle Cox of the...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Florida editorial roundup
...statement. The bill did not languish on his desk behind bills on prison reform or private school vouchers. If you're a regular reader of this page, you know we editorialized for more of the former and less...
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Teachers & Administration
Abilene Reporter-News
Top Abilene Teachers: Ortiz Elementary educator's own life is perfect inspiration
CLOSE Nicole Flores, elementary teacher at Ortiz Elementary in the Abilene ISD, shares her own life story with her students as a means of connecting with them Rob Westman, Abilene Education Foundation...
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KRIS (NBC) 6 (Corpus Christi)
Kaffie middle school named AVID National Demonstration School
...schools and representatives to come see our classrooms and our students," said Kaffie Middle School Principal Dr. Jamie Copeland. This national program helps students with their studies and gives them a glimpse...
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Galveston Daily News
ARIEL Y LENOR, MARCAS DE P&G, DESAFÍAN A LOS ENTUSIASTAS DE LA MODA A USAR MÁS LA ROPA, HASTA #30VECES A TRAVÉS DE LA CAMPAÑA "LÁVALA MEJOR, DISFRÚTALA MÁS TIEMPO"
...significativo en el comportamiento de los consumidores. Puesto que más del 70 % declaró que la razón principal para desprenderse de la ropa es porque pierde la forma, se decolora o empieza a parecer vieja, hay...
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San Antonio Express-News
NAI names CNC Zablocki outstanding new interpreter
...expertise, Zablocki presented Next Generation Science Standards in Your School Yard (2018) at a local teacher professional development day and Next Generation Science Standards in Your School Program (2019),...
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Laredo Morning Times
Tracking its graduates, charter finds that 'too many are still being left behind'
...from the current 72 percent to the 14 percent that affluent students pay. Susan Schaeffler is the teacher who showed me KIPP's first D.C. school in 2001. She now runs 16 of them. To stimulate thinking about...
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Murphy Monitor
WISD names Teachers, Employees of the Year
...than 400 guests in attendance. Title sponsor was PBK Architects. Maitelena Prado, a dual language teacher at Cox Elementary, was named Elementary Teacher of the Year and Windi Fuller, a language arts teacher...
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Murphy Monitor
Noble to serve on conference committee
...in some of the action as one of five House conference committee members working out differences on teacher pay. The Senate bill calls for $5,000 raises for teachers and librarians, while the house version...
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Mesquite News
Four-time state competitor: Horn High junior sets eyes on NASA
...you big into history? I was not big into history until my seventh-grade year when my Texas history teacher put me on the path of National History Day, and since then I’ve always participated in it. What...
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Austin Chronicle
AISD Employees’ Union Urges 10% Raise
...Austin President Ken Zarifis in 2013 (Photo by Jana Birchum) EA's demand dwarfs the initial 1% teacher-only offer made by AISD, a proposal EA President Ken Zarifis called "insulting" in light of projected...
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KXAS NBC 5 Ft​. Worth
Sisters Give Back to Preschool Through High School Teaching Program
...her school day at the Lillle Jackson Early Childhood Center. She and her classmates are working as teacher aides in pre-K. "It’s not all just fun and games, its teaching," Arias said. High schoolers in...
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Texas Spur
Gamma Eta Retired Teacher Sorority recognizes members
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Ft​. Bend Star
Dulles High ROTC cadet earns Silver Valor Award
...acts of heroism. "It is no surprise that he received the Silver Valor Award," Dulles assistant principal Corey Steward said. "Tyler is a model student and displays outstanding leadership qualities." According...
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San Antonio Express-News
Dr. Glenn Sewell and Cassie Chavez Named Keynote Speakers for National University’s Northern California Commencement on May 19
...while at Wheatland Union High School District. Several years prior, in 1997, he was recognized as Principal of the Year by the Association of California School Administrators (ACSA), where he is currently...
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Galveston Daily News
Neiman Marcus Group Announces Extension of the Early Tender Deadline and Amendment of the Minimum Tender Condition
...time, on May 15, 2019 (the " Original Early Tender Date "), at least $1,477.0 million in aggregate principal amount of its existing unsecured 8.000% Senior Cash Pay Notes due 2021 (the " Existing Cash Pay...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Exclusiva AP: Ultraderecha europea seduce a votantes jóvenes
...candidatura del Frente Nacional tiene 23 años y milita en el partido desde los 16. En Dinamarca, el principal candidato del Partido Popular danés ya es veterano en campañas electorales a los 29 años. Y en España,...
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Killeen Daily Herald
STANLEY RAY LEVY
...all who knew him. He touched the lives of thousands of kids, having served for over 35 years as a teacher in the Killeen Independent School District and as a football, baseball, and basketball coach for...
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Galveston Daily News
ImaginAb Enrolls First Patient in Phase II Clinical Trial at a World-Leading Cancer Center in Los Angeles County
...in the Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research at City of Hope, is the study's principal investigator. Ian Wilson, CEO of ImaginAb, said: "ImaginAb's goal is to provide target-specific...
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Galveston Daily News
The Rise of ROS: Nearly 55% of total commercial robots shipped in 2024 Will Have at Least One Robot Operating System package Installed
...leverages Orocos for real-time communication and OpenCV for machine vision models," said Lian Jye Su, Principal Analyst of ABI Research. Sensing the needs of the robotics industry, Open Robotics launched ROS...
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Houston Chronicle
Is Harris County’s proposed prostitution ban constitutional? Judge set to hear arguments Thursday
...The Miami Herald. She has a graduate degree in journalism from Columbia University. Before her years as a reporter, she worked as a teacher, social worker and organizer. Past Articles from this Author:
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Kingsville Record & Bishop News
Seven KISD administrators submit resignations
...Assistant Superintendent Grace Ruiz, Athletic Coordinator Teddy Carrier, Memorial Middle School Principal Alys Williams, Gillett Intermediate Principal Guadalupe Martinez, Perez Elementary Principal Leo...
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Kingsville Record & Bishop News
BHS seniors show students the future during 2019 senior walk
...campuses greeting students last Thursday during the annual Senior Walk. "We do this every year," BHS Principal Andi Kuyatt said. "It’s a chance to showcase our seniors and motivate all of our kids so they can...
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Brazoria County Facts
Lucille Anna Foger
...various jobs over the years in the fields of insurance underwriting, banking, sales and BISD substitute teacher. Lu was one of the hardest working persons you would every come across, a work ethic she learned...
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KAVU (ABC) 25 (Victoria)
Good girl! Mya, the K9 officer, gets spot in school yearbook
...photogenic Belgian Malinois breed got a prime spot in the middle of the staff page -- right between a math teacher and the school's yearbook adviser. To paraphrase comments from the Bryant Police Department, which...
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YNN News 8 Austin
Union Demands More Money for AISD Employees
...comes just weeks before the district is set to vote on the 2019-2020 budget, which would increase teacher pay by only 1 percent. Education Austin says a 10 percent raise will cost $58 million, but will...
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YNN News 8 Austin
Speaker Bonnen: Merit-based Teacher Pay Won’t Be Tied to Test Results
...priorities passed. But he didn’t shy away from predicting the Senate will accept the House’s stance on teacher pay. "I don’t agree with doing a $5000 across-the-board raise," Bonnen said. "If we just give every...
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Austin Chronicle
Edward Zwick Reopens Death Row Case in Trial by Fire
...Trial by Fire, the dramatic retelling of the prison friendship between the condemned Willingham and teacher-turned-activist Elizabeth Gilbert. Director Edward Zwick said, "There were all sorts of conversations...
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Waco Tribune Herald
Grand jury declines charge against former Midway teacher in incident with student
...speeding ticket, perhaps two. The 69-year-old was enjoying a second career as an elementary school teacher aide and officiated at school volleyball matches and area track meets. The 1972 Baylor University...
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Wood County Monitor
Max and Mary Hudson Charitable Foundation donates $9,530 to CTE program at Mineola HS
...advisory committee; Mike Ferguson, advisory committee representative for Mineola Church of Christ; MHS Principal David Sauer; Mark Parkerson, MISD’s director of special programs; and Leon Anderson, Edward Jones...
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Baytown Sun
Cheers & Jeers
...Cheers to Kendricka (Kiki) Moore for being selected as the James Becker Thomson Special Education Teacher of the Year for Goose Creek CISD. Moore, a GCM teacher, is one of the most pleasant people to be...
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Wood County Monitor
Symphonic Band presenting "Spring Fling" concert
...composer Alexander Goedicke for trumpet and band. Also on the program are Der Lehrmeister (The Master Teacher); a combination of the British bugle call The Last Post with the hymn Abide With Me; Fantasy on an...
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Wood County Monitor
New Alba council member named mayor pro tem
...meeting to answer questions. The 30-year note costs the city about $77,000 per year in interest and principal. The certificates funded a new water well, storage tank, water lines and fire hydrants, resulting...
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Houston Chronicle   +12 other publications
Schools turn to technology to reduce toll during shootings
...connect with police.Photo: Richard Vogel, AP 4of11In this Monday May 13, 2019 photo Juliet Fine, principal at Beverly Hills Unified School District's K-8 Horace Mann School shows the Share 911 phone application...
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Denton Chronicle   +1 other publication
Local pools are opening, so get the little ones ready for the water with swimming lessons
...range from $80 to $160. Water Tots For: Ages 6 months to 3 years Class ratio: 10 students per 1 teacher Games and songs build swimming readiness for parents and children. Parents learn how to teach their...
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KVII ABC 7 (Amarillo)   +1 other publication
Special graduation ceremony for Mount Vernon teen
Read More Emily French tweeted a picture of her principal, Scott Will, presenting her with her high school diploma on Monday at Mount Carmel East Palliative Care Unit. (Emily French)
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Davila Middle School's Monica Aynes shares love of music with students
...she’s pursued since middle school. Dave McDermand Editor's Note In recognition of National Teacher Appreciation Month, The Eagle will be profiling area teachers throughout the month of May. If you...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Bryan ISD’s Lester Banks gets record-setting support to win LifeChanger award
...happens in teenagers’ lives. In a million little and big ways, Lester is there." Bryan High School Principal Lane Buban called Banks another right hand, noting the help he provides is just the "tip of the...
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Texas Tribune   +1 other publication
Texas teachers often spend their own money on supplies. This year, lawmakers are pondering giving them raises.
...twice about spending the money on those kids, other than it’s unfortunate that I have to do it," one teacher said. Rena Clegg, an art teacher at Pflugerville ISD, shops for classroom supplies on May 14,...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
HTX+: 'Making it Better' for Alief children through literacy
...literacy development, and getting parents really comfortable as their child's first and most important teacher." Grace Presbyterian Church in the Westchase area has partnered with Making it Better to provide...
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KENS Channel 5 - San Antonio
Commentary: Study on city's chances of landing another sports franchise is waste of money, time
...indicating that another NFL team is seeking to move. And speaking of the Raiders, let’s not forget that principal owner Mark Davis spoke to San Antonio city officials in July 2014 about the possibility of relocating...
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KENS Channel 5 - San Antonio
City Council to vote for more funding to help resource center taking in thousands of migrants
...snapper season in over a decade looming Texas Senate initially passes 'Save Chick Fil-A Bill' SAISD teacher investigated for 'questionable interactions' with student Alabama passed the most restrictive abortion...
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KENS Channel 5 - San Antonio
New hard-hitting exercise class taking off at San Antonio gym
...class through a series of moves to music, and every move involves using the drumsticks. Retired teacher Josie Mendoza has been pounding it out for a few months. "It’s like, pretend you’re a drummer, and...
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KBTX (CBS) 3 (Bryan)
Bryan ISD employee receives national recognition for helping others
...watch or to be a part of what's going on. He's there to help," said Lane Buban, Bryan High School principal. Not only is Banks always finding a way to help out around the school, but he constantly goes out...
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KGBT (CBS) 4 (Harlingen)
Mission CISD parent outraged after accusations of abuse to her special needs son
...102630) A parent who has an autistic son at Mission C.I.S.D. alleges that surveillance video show a teacher and two para-professionals physically and verbally abused her son as well as other students. (Source:...
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Temple Daily Telegram
Belton ISD names new principals, other staff
BELTON — The Belton school board has appointed two new principals, an assistant principal and an assistant athletic director. Brooke Itz will be taking over as principal of Tarver Elementary School, Sandy...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram   +2 other publications
Dunleavy plans special session amid dividend debate
...unresolved, about taking billions from earnings, which are spendable, and putting them into the fund's principal, which has constitutional protections. The House Rules Committee introduced a resolution calling...
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Texarkana Gazette
The Dipping Vat War of Cass County
...the area's natural resources and serves on the Region D Water Planning Group. He is also a retired teacher and coach from Maud Independent School District and his son, Stephen Frost, served as Texas' District...
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KIII TV 3 (Corpus Christi)
Miller High School cap, gown donations needed for students
...it's going to feel even better when we see them come across the stage in those caps and gowns," principal Dr. Bruce Wilson said. "They want to see their student graduate across the stage. Be proud of that...
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WFAA ABC 8 Dallas
7 ways to protect yourself from bad contractors
...do. He knew how to make you feel comfortable," homeowner Cindy Tumlinson recalled. Tumlinson, a teacher and mom, had been wanting to do a remodel of the master bathroom in her home. She did some web searches...
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KPRC NBC 2 Houston
One year later: Looking back at Santa Fe HS massacre
...don’t know that anybody thinks that’s going to happen to them and I wouldn’t wish it on anyone," principal Rachel Blundell said. As time passes and the healing process continues, changes to security have...
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KTAB-TV CBS 32 (Abilene)
Balloon release for missing Houston 4-year-old, search temporarily suspended
...rewritten, or redistributed. More Stories Kevin, a 4-year-old lab mix up for adoption at the Austin Animal… 1 hour ago A 35-year-old teacher and former police officer is charged with six… 2 hours ago
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Galveston Daily News
A year later, Santa Fe leaders reflect on hard adjustments
...in Santa Fe on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. STUART VILLANUEVA/The Daily News Santa Fe High School Principal Rachel Blundell speaks during an interview in Santa Fe on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. STUART VILLANUEVA/The...
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San Antonio Express-News
Innovest Systems Achieves FedRAMP Authorization and Is Now Listed in the FedRAMP Marketplace
...The Innovest Trust & Wealth Management Solution provides a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based principal and income accounting, investment management and reporting system for institutions that need to...
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San Antonio Express-News
Brockhouse hired as head football coach at Triopia; Thompson to coach boys’ basketball
...Triopia football team Wednesday night. Brockhouse, a Triopia alum, was hired as a physical education teacher by the Triopia School Board last month. Former head football coach Rich Thompson, whose resignation...
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WOAI NBC 4 San Antonio
South San teacher placed on leave amid alleged sexting scandal
...said. "No matter what he did it's still going to show." In a letter sent to parents, Executive Principal Dr. L. Hernandez said, "The district has taken swift action and is working closely with SAPD. The...
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Wills Point Chronicle
TEACHER’S LOUNGE
The last day of school is fast approaching. As usual, teachers are exhausted (students are too) and the last day of school cannot come fast enough. After a brief respite from the classroom, teachers will...
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Houston Chronicle   +18 other publications
Officer in Texas still recovering after 2018 school gunfire
...specter of brain damage loomed. At Roy J. Wollam Elementary School, where she worked as an assistant principal, Ashley Barnes was dismissing kids early because of the shooting when Santa Fe ISD police officer...
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Lubbock Avalance-Journal   +3 other publications
The Perfectionists Set Us Up for One Hell of a Finale With a Couple of Major Cliffhangers
...(Ian Harding) hook up with Aria (Lucy Hale) have completely warped her idea of appropriate student-teacher relationships. (Yes, Mona is not technically a teacher, but you know what I mean.) Additional thoughts...
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El Paso Times   +3 other publications
'Now it’s time for us to live for him': Thousands remember Colorado school shooting victim
...stage, the clapping punctuated by sniffles in the audience. Charlene Molis was Kendrick Castillo’s principal from preschool to eighth grade at Notre Dame Catholic School. During the service, she said that...
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Community Impact Newspaper
Lake Travis ISD valedictorian and salutatorian, teachers of the year recognized
...board also celebrated the 2019-20 campus and overall district teachers of the year. The district teacher of the year recipients are: Elementary - Keri Swanson, Bee Cave Elementary School, second grade...
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KTAB-TV CBS 32 (Abilene)
South Texas teachers accused of inappropriate relationships with students
...filing required reports to the Texas Education Agency. Josue Cepeda, 35, a Santa Rosa High School teacher/coach and former police officer, was arraigned for having improper relations with student and six...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
Richmond senior claims she was asked to resign from student body office after becoming pregnant
...administrators to ask her to resign from her position after she was elected student body president "(The principal) told me that I had to step down and that I wasn't a servant leader," said 18-year-old Angel Falen....
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Denton Chronicle
Outdoor classroom dedicated to fallen Pilot Point student
...Chance, left, and Susan Chance, middle, receive a yearbook from Pilot Point Intermediate School Principal Darla Wooten during a dedication ceremony for Vail's Outdoor Classroom on Wednesday at the school....
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
Mrs. Alief's burial site filled with treasured Texas history
...cleaning headstones, cutting grass, and arranging for reunions of descendants at the site. Now a teacher at Elsik High School, Megan Patton was a student volunteer who helped clean the overgrown area years...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
District cancels Spirit Week after unapproved 'Thug Day'
...the ignorant for they know no better. Goes deeper than these kids." In addition to a letter the principal sent home to parents and students, the district sent us a statement which read: "Memorial High...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +6 other publications
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +9 other publications
Mom threatens class at LA-area school over bullied daughter
...students: "If you look at her the wrong way, if you breathe the wrong way, send your mom to me." Principal Tim Reece informed parents in an email that the teacher contacted the front office for help and...
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KAUZ (CBS) 6 (Wichita Falls)
Hawks staring down the competition in playoffs
...themselves and they say that experience is helping them stay locked in this year. "The greatest teacher of all is experience and our kids know that," Iowa Park head coach Michael Swenson said. "In order...
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KHOU CBS 11 Houston   +2 other publications
One year after Santa Fe school shooting, families remain heartbroken. These are their stories.
...Unfortunately, there are people out there who know what these Santa Fe families are going through. The principal of Columbine, two moms from Sandy Hook and the father who lost his daughter in a school shooting...
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Austin American-Statesman
Remembering Brackenridge: Memorial held for 133-year hospital before demolition
...He had to relearn to walk and feed himself, but eventually went on to graduate school and became a teacher. The medical staff at Brackenridge saved his life, Van Zandt said Wednesday. "I can't speak highly...
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KENS Channel 5 - San Antonio
SAISD teacher investigated for 'questionable interactions' with student
...CDT May 15, 2019 SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio ISD says an anonymous tip involving allegations of a teacher engaging in questionable behavior led to that teacher being placed on administrative leave, which...
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Dallas Morning News
Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball,
...assistant at South Garland. "Coach Parker is a proven leader and difference maker," Little Elm principal Renee Pentecost said in a statement. "He is walking into a program that was built on excellence...
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KEYE CBS 42 Austin
Austin ISD to begin discussion on possible dress code policy changes
...but she says it has gotten her in trouble when wearing the hood to keep warm. "I got sent to the principal because I wear my hood," she said. Aside from religious reasons, hats and caps are banned within...
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Gainsville Daily Register
Votes cast as state legislative session nears end
...the cost-effectiveness and feasibility of implementing a pension revenue enhancement plan for the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Passed RV#1258; Yea HB1880: Relating to health benefit plan provider...
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Gainsville Daily Register
Walnut Bend ISD board meets
...employee, Superintendent Troy Humphrey said in a press release. After hearing the superintendent/principal report regarding attendance, activities and April STAAR results, the board then approved the 2019-2020...
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Denton Chronicle   +1 other publication
Denton school board names four administrators to new positions
...was named director of elementary curriculum, Jacqueline San Miguel-Lozano is now officially the principal of Fred Moore High School after serving as interim, Marvyn White will be the principal at Rivera...
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Texarkana Gazette
Listen up, shutterbugs
...professor with Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Delhi in India, served as the principal investigator with researchers at IIIT and Carnegie Mellon University on a study called "Me, Myself...
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KSAT ABC 12 San Antonio
San Antonio teacher investigated for alleged misconduct
...investigated for alleged misconduct and social media postings, according to a letter sent to parents by principal, Lee Hernandez. According to the letter, the teacher was placed on administrative leave and the...
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The Victoria Advocate   +2 other publications
Crowds protest cuts in federal funding for Brazil schools
...bills, security, cleaning and maintenance work. Nilton Brandao, president of one of Brazil's largest teacher unions in higher education, said the second semester at universities, which in Brazil run August-September,...
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Houston Chronicle   +2 other publications
Memorial HS students spark social media outrage with offensive spirit week attire
...today on preparing all students for finals and ending the school year well." Memorial High School Principal Lisa Weir also sent a similarly worded email about the incident to all Memorial High families, according...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram   +2 other publications
$3.8B school formula sought by Edwards backed by La. Senate
...their chamber. The formula that won Senate passage includes $140 million in increases: a $1,000 teacher pay raise, $500 raise for school support workers and $39 million in new block grant money for school...
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KXAN NBC 36 Austin
What's next for the former Brackenridge Hospital?
...hospital but was so severely injured he only remembers the last week. Today, Van Zandt is a school teacher and said his desire to work in a profession helping people stemmed from the kind of care he got at...
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio’s art community deserves applause
...stimulated, nurtured and enriched. I ask everyone to take a moment to say, "Thank you" to an arts teacher, curator, gallery owner, director, writer, dancer, actor, musician, craftsman, collector, donor,...
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Galveston Daily News
Voya Equity Closed End Funds Declare Distributions
...in which the Fund invests. Fund shares are subject to investment risk, including possible loss of principal invested. No Fund is a complete investment program and you may lose money investing in a Fund. An...
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Galveston Daily News
DWS Municipal Income Trust and DWS Strategic Municipal Income Trust Announce Annual Meeting of Shareholders
...prices generally fall. Credit risk refers to the ability of an issuer to make timely payments of principal and interest. Investing in derivatives entails special risks relating to liquidity, leverage and...
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Galveston Daily News
ImmunoGen Announces Mature Data from FORWARD II Expansion Cohort Evaluating Mirvetuximab Soravtansine in Combination with Avastin® in Ovarian Cancer
...Program, James Cancer Center and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, and FORWARD II Principal Investigator. "Final results from the combination of mirvetuximab soravtansine and Avastin expansion...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +3 other publications
Crowds protest cuts in federal funding for Brazil schools
...bills, security, cleaning and maintenance work. Nilton Brandao, president of one of Brazil's largest teacher unions in higher education, said the second semester at universities, which in Brazil run August-September,...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +8 other publications
Racial slur in prom proposal draws school principal's ire
...prom proposal poster containing a racial slur against black people drew a stern reaction from their principal Wednesday. "Racist words and racist acts have no place in our school community," Palos Verdes High...
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Cleburne Times Review   +1 other publication
WISD names Kidd new WHS principal
Weatherford ISD board of trustees selected Weatherford High School’s new principal during the board meeting on Monday evening. The board selected Brannon Kidd for the role of WHS principal. Kidd is currently...
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Al Dia Dallas
Cómo los ejercicios ayudan a prevenir la demencia, pero las vitaminas no
...según el informe publicado el martes por la Organización Mundial de la Salud. Aunque la edad es el principal factor de riesgo, "la demencia no es una consecuencia natural o inevitable del envejecimiento",...
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Al Dia Dallas
Conoce más sobre Jungala Luxury Waterpark, el nuevo parque en la Riviera Maya
...hamburguesas gourmet y pizzas a la leña hasta una amplia variedad de bocadillos. El restaurante principal será "On the Waves Snack Hall", que se complementará con los bares "Mojito Bendito", "Sand-gria"...
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oaoa​.com
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High's coach Dees resigns
...these last four years has been a phenomenal experience," Dees said. "I started here as a substitute teacher and worked my way up to being a teacher, lead assistant coach and then a head coach. "There are...
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oaoa​.com
Top 10 treated to celebratory breakfast
...celebratory breakfast Saluting the Top Mark Rogers|Odessa American Permian High School Assistant Principal Lindsey Lumpkin talks to Top 10 students, from left, Bryson White, Christian Tschauner, Colton Higgins,...
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Galveston Daily News
Results of Vote at Butterfield AGM
...Bermuda, providing services to clients from Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey, where our principal banking operations are located, and The Bahamas, Switzerland, Singapore and the United Kingdom,...
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Galveston Daily News
Qurate Retail Announces Semi-Annual Interest Payment and Regular Additional Distribution on 4.0% Senior Exchangeable Debentures Due 2029
...Liberty Interactive LLC ("LI LLC"). The amount of the interest payment is $20.00 per $1,000 original principal amount of Debentures (a "Debenture"), and the amount of the additional distribution is $0.6209 per...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +7 other publications
Elementary school will no longer have student portray Hitler
...Middle Tennessee State University professor Keith Gamble tweeted that his daughter was sent to the principal's office for yelling at the other children to stop. Evans says the girl was taken to the office...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Hogan allows extra $255M for schools with concerns over bill
...approved legislation to begin implementing recommendations made by the commission. That includes raising teacher pay and implementing programs to help low-income and special education students. The money Hogan...
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Galveston Daily News
Siebert Financial Corp. Reports Financial Results for First Quarter of 2019
...distribution fees $ 2,772,000 $ 2,535,000 Commissions and fees 1,864,000 2,674,000 Principal transactions 1,610,000 2,941,000 Employee compensation and benefits 2,835,000 3,662,000...
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Galveston Daily News
KKR Prices €650,000,000 of Senior Notes
...Inc. ("KKR") (NYSE:KKR) today announced that it has priced an offering of €650,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 1.625% Senior Notes due 2029 (the "notes") issued by KKR Group Finance Co. V LLC,...
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Corpus Christi Caller Times
Watch dozens of little Selenas dance to her music in viral video
...festival that consists of students performing musical acts in a genre of their choice, kindergarten teacher Amaris Medina said. A parent created the jumpsuits for the girls. Some wore other styles of Selena,...
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KXXV (ABC) 25 (Waco)
Belton ISD students to compete in SkillsUSA Nationals
...skills, and at least one of them has participated in the TeamUSA course since freshman year. "My teacher has taught me plumbing and just a little bit of everything," said Jose Jose Delgado, who is a part...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram   +2 other publications
Elementary school will no longer have student portray Hitler
...and a Nazi salute as part of the exhibit. An investigation by the McFadden School of Excellence principal later found that other students had started giving the salute as well both in and out of rehearsals,...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Oklahoma governor, lawmakers reach deal on $8.3B budget
...boost of $6,100 annually, the first raise for teachers in a decade that was approved amid widespread teacher frustration that led to a two-week walkout that shuttered schools across the state. This year's...
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Laredo Morning Times
Stamford preschool principal honored by CT PTA
...Connecticut Parent Teacher Association named Stamford’s Kendra Brown the 2019 Outstanding Pre-School Principal. Brown serves as both director of early childhood development for Stamford Public Schools and ...
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Galveston Daily News
Columbia Beyond BRICs ETF, Columbia EM Quality Dividend ETF, Columbia India Infrastructure ETF and Columbia India Small Cap ETF to Close and Liquidate
...ETF, typically in blocks of 50,000 shares. Investing involves risks, including the risk of loss of principal. Market risk may affect a single issuer, sector of the economy, industry or the market as a whole....
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Wise County Messenger
Tibbels to preside over board
...like Mr. [Matt] Joiner with his expertise with K through 12. Mrs. Hafer with her experience as a teacher. Mr. [Chris] Lowery as a business person." After the meeting, Tibbels said he is "cautiously optimistic"...
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Wise County Messenger
Gala honors DISD’s best
...scenes. I just really thank you, and I appreciate this award tonight." BEST IN CLASS — First grade teacher Jennifer Ross and agriculture science teacher Dusty Naumann were named Teachers of the Year at last...
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Wise County Messenger
District hires new middle school principal
...Tags: Bridgeport, Bridgeport ISD Bridgeport ISD trustees approved the hire of a new middle school principal Monday. Steven Valkenaar, who worked as principal at Bowie Elementary since 2016, replaces Principal...
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Wise County Messenger
Trustees accept West’s resignation
...Becky Sanders, Cortnie Bryan and Laura McIntire. They accepted the resignations of high school assistant principal Kyle Holton, band director Josh McDaniel and teachers Charlotte Manning and Jessica Walls.
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Wise County Messenger
Futures determined: School celebrates seniors in signing ceremony
...of our seniors are going to college, the military, technical schools or getting career training," Principal Susan Foster said. "Anything they are doing to move forward with their future, we wanted to recognize."...
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Spring Observer   +2 other publications
John Cooper School teachers lauded for their work
...Stueckemann, Staff writer Published 3:27 pm CDT, Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Middle School French teacher Susan Dworaczyk was recognized by the French Government for being a distinguished academic with major...
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oaoa​.com
Permian High School to present dinner theater
...Permian High School Student Theater through Thursday. Cash or check only will be taken. Head Theater Teacher Elizabeth Cleveland said this is the second year the dinner theater has been held. All together...
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KTXS - TV ABC 12 (Abilene)   +1 other publication
Ohio teen receives diploma early so dying father could watch her graduate
...Falycia Campbell, WSYX/WTTE Staff Wednesday, May 15th 2019 AA Emily French tweeted a picture of her principal, Scott Will, presenting her with her high school diploma on Monday at Mount Carmel East Palliative...
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San Antonio Express-News
Nexus Names New Board Chair, Welcomes 5 New Board Members
...safety and to advance quality outcomes. Kevin Wayne Johnson is an independent life coach, author, teacher, and speaker with the nationally recognized John Maxwell Team. Johnson hails from Maryland where...
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Galveston Daily News
Bobby Dean Smith
... and Junior Varsity Basketball coach. Around 1982, Bobby joined the Hitchcock ISD as Assistant Principal of Hitchcock High School. Later, he became principal of Crosby Junior High School. With a wealth...
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San Antonio Express-News
Eaton Square Extends Global Reach with Ottawa Presence
...expansion with innovative knowledge-based enterprises that reside here in Ottawa" said Peter Allen, Principal, Eaton Square. "Beyond the Canadian federal government, Ottawa is also home to 130 foreign embassies...
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San Antonio Express-News
Tim Wyrobek, Founder of Crescent Wealth Advisory, Invited to Join Atlanta Business Chronicle Leadership Trust
...leadership and influence in the local business landscape and beyond. Tim is the Founding Partner and Principal of Crescent Wealth Advisory, an independent, employee-owned firm that is not constrained or influenced...
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San Antonio Express-News
308-Unit New Luxury Class-A Multifamily Project Coming to the South Congress Neighborhood of Austin, Texas
...exceptional rental community in the booming city of Austin," said Leo Peicher, PointOne Holdings’ principal. "The Knoll at South Congress residents will live Austin’s lifestyle without the traffic congestions...
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Huntsville Item   +2 other publications
Brock ISD approves policy update
...on the budget, but because of the ongoing state legislative session, much is unknown in regards to teacher salaries and state funding, McSwain said. A draft budget will be presented in June and is expected...
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Community Impact Newspaper
Fort Bend ISD discusses possible tax ratification election
...financial officer, presented factors driving the need for a TRE, including covering the mandatory teacher raises included in the Texas Legislature’s House Bill 3 as well as being able to make continued investments...
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Lubbock Avalance-Journal   +3 other publications
A Comprehensive Guide to Netflix's 2019 Originals
...(June 19) Mr. Iglesias Season 1: This forthcoming sitcom features Gabriel Iglesias as a high school teacher who tries to help some gifted misfits. (June 21) Arthdal Chronicles Season 1: This series centers...
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The Baptist Standard
Voices: Double-check what your teacher tells you
...the teaching they received against the Scriptures they had. They weren’t willing to take just any teacher’s word for it. Pause for a moment to recall who the teachers were that the Bereans double-checked...
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Frisco Enterprise
Frisco ISD waiting on Legislature to determine extent of salary increases
...allotment to cover those teachers. Smith said one thing that’s unclear is how the state will define "teacher." She said expanding Pre-K will also be required out of the discretionary funds. Smith said a conference...
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Galveston Daily News
IFG Companies Hires Stephanie Winter Yocum as Chief People Officer
...insurance on both a non-admitted basis and an admitted basis throughout America. IFG Companies has two principal underwriting groups, the Bind Division and the Brokerage Division. Bind provides general liability,...
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KXXV (ABC) 25 (Waco)
4-year-olds win excellence award for class garden
...Meredith, they need to be in the soil. they need to learn how to plant where the vegetables come from," Principal Lynn Brock said. The students are always so excited to go out and tend to the garden. They even...
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Huntsville Item
RUNNING SHORTS: Running and wildlife, an interesting combination
...hundred feet. It was a brisk reminder — you aren’t in your own home, you’re in theirs! Huntsville teacher Kim Johnson often sees wildlife while running early in the morning hours. "I usually run with my...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Hogan OKs extra $255M for education blueprint bill
...wants to work with lawmakers to develop a fiscally responsible proposal. The plans call for raising teacher pay and implementing programs to help low-income and special education students. Copyright 2019...
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Park Cities People   +1 other publication
St. Mark’s Students Connect with Haitian Children
...efforts of the students on St. Mark’s Community Service Board, and Jorge Correa, St. Mark’s Spanish teacher and Director of Community Service. In February 2019, small groups of students at St. Mark’s began...
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KAMR-TV NBC 4 (Amarillo)
Laugh as hard as you can, for as long as you can
A few years ago, a yoga teacher gave me a piece of advice I (try to) put into practice each day. "Anytime you start laughing," she said, "try to keep it up for as long as you possibly can." The idea was...
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KAMR-TV NBC 4 (Amarillo)
Five-year-old boy brings crack cocaine to Pennsylvania preschool
...5-year-old boy brings nearly two dozen ziplock bags of crack cocaine to his preschool. Police say a teacher's aide at the Saint Cyprian Children Center Preschool in Philadelphia noticed that the child was...
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Houston Chronicle
Houston fitness goddess Carmen Morgan kicks off her videos with a little dance
...There are ways to train smarter." Just five years ago, Morgan left her job as a middle school art teacher because she was spending more time "working out in the gym than grading papers." "Fitness was my...
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The Baptist Standard
Voices: Serving others: A reflection on ‘Breakthrough’
...the breakthrough that helps the tired, the weak and the hard-hearted to see Christ. Joel Blaylock is a graduate of Golden Gate Seminary and serves as a teacher in Calvary Baptist Church in Anna, Texas.
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Hays Free Press
Dripping Springs High names Top 10
...High School list of "Top 10" students by academic rank for the Class of 2019 has been announced by Principal Joe Burns. The top-ranked senior and valedictorian for the Class of 2019 is Catherine Manning....
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Torrington Dunkin’ Donuts owner brings breakfast to local teachers
...Services, donated breakfasts to over 600 teachers throughout all Torrington public schools in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week. less During the week of May 6, local Dunkin’ Franchisee, Doug Zepka, of Premier...
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San Antonio Express-News
Lewis S. Mills students host school climate summit
...were Terryville, Gilbert, Northwestern, Housatonic, Wamogo, Nonnewaug, and Thomaston. Associate principal Dr. Katie Blore led Mills’ hosting of this year’s summit, hoping to bring what she learned from...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +1 other publication
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(TNS) Tribune News Service News Budget for Wednesday, May 15, 2019 ^< Updated at 2 p.m. EDT (1800 UTC). ^< Adds TRUMP-KUDLOW:NY, CHICAGO-VIOLENCE-BOYKILLED:TB, SEXIEST-ACCENTS:NY, TRUMP-TAXRETURNS:BLO,...
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oaoa​.com
New ECISD superintendent starts July 1
...Jones. Amy Russell, currently instructional services director at Bonham Middle School, will be principal at Travis. Amanda Montelongo, currently assistant principal at DeZavala Elementary School in Midland,...
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San Antonio Express-News
Design Workshop Announces 2019 Principal & Associate Promotions
...announce 11 promotions across seven offices effective May 1, 2019. Darla Callaway was promoted to principal in the firm’s Aspen office. Promoted to associate were Margaret Plumb, Carly Klein and John Spiess...
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Tyler Morning Telegraph
East Texas Giving Day sees more than $1.3 million raised in 18 hours
...cat herder, the multi-tasking skills of an air traffic controller, the communication skills of a teacher and the enthusiasm of a cheerleader. That would be challenging enough in one community or county,...
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Laredo Morning Times   +1 other publication
Coach sentenced for attempting sexual contact with a student
...Updated 1:05 pm CDT, Wednesday, May 15, 2019 PLATTSBURG, Mo. (AP) — A former northwest Missouri teacher and wrestling coach who pleaded guilty to 13 misdemeanor counts involving inappropriate contact with...
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KCBD (NBC) 11 (Lubbock)   +2 other publications
2 students taken into custody after gun recovered from Monterey High School Students, staff reported safe while police scan campus
...department. The identifies of those students have not been released. Jack Purkeypile, the school’s principal, sent out a notice on Wednesday morning to parents and wrote faculty was aware someone brought a...
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KLTV 7   +1 other publication
Mom of SC 8-year-old who died in home invasion says son was ‘the best kid in the world’
...students, faculty, staff, and parents on Tuesday, saying: Dear OGES Parents: Sherry Cariens, Principal Copyright 2019 WIS. All rights reserved. Author Mary King is an award-winning journalist...
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Fort Worth Weekly
Citizen Report
...despair at a time when he needed more hope and encouragement. The 52-year-old works as a substitute teacher in the Fort Worth school district and holds an Executive Master of Public Administration from Texas...
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Bandera Bulletin
Innovations moving forward in BISD
...January." "It also allows BISD to end the year before Memorial Day, which has been a parent and teacher request for several years," she said. Thayer said students in Texas school districts must attend...
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San Antonio Express-News   +1 other publication
Cannes: Jarmusch, Gómez y Murray hablan de terrores modernos
...aterrador". Y cuando se le dijo que al menos hasta ahora no había zombis en la Croisette, la plaza principal del festival, Murray respondió: "Según tú". "The Dead Don’t Die", de hecho, sí trajo zombis a Cannes....
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San Antonio Express-News
ComplianceMate Selected as 2019 Kitchen Innovations® Award Recipient for its Breakthrough Food Safety Temperature Monitoring and Checklist Software Management System
...world’s leading monitoring systems for food safety compliance and operational effectiveness. Their principal product offering, ComplianceMate™ has streamlined HACCP compliance checklist and cooler monitoring...
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Galveston Daily News
Parker Elementary School honor roll
The principal of Parker Elementary School in Galveston recently announced the honor roll for the third nine-weeks of the 2018-19 academic year. All A’s First grade: Aileen Amsallem, Nacyla Antoine, Dean...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +1 other publication
Former high school coach charged with federal sex crimes
...football coach at Ferris in 2017 and 2018. Last August, Spokane Public Schools said Eglet was not a teacher and had "limited supervised duties related to the football program." Eglet has pleaded not guilty...
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Montgomery County News
Comments According to Doc....Texas State Lieutenant-Governor
...teachers. Aside from a parent, nothing has more impact on the success of a child in school than a teacher. Senate Bill 3 has already passed unanimously out of the Texas Senate and I am determined to move...
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Port Aransa South Jetty
Lions Club donation
...photo by Zach PerkinsFrom left, Port Aransas City Manager Dave Parsons and Brundrett Middle School Principal James Garrett pose for a photo with David Christopher and J. Michael Olszewski, both of the Lions...
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Dallas Morning News
What I'm most thankful for after a wonderful Teacher Appreciation Week
...PTA breakfasts, with flowers from children and discounted food from restaurants all over town. Teacher Appreciation Week comes once a year, just when teachers need it most -- in the final sprint toward...
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Paris News
Paris ISD board slates public hearing on tax rate
...Karon Cunningham and Logan Moree; for Crockett Elementary School, Carla Walker was hired as a reading teacher; for Paris High School, Brittany Dingman was brought on as a science teacher; and Rick Johnson as...
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Paris News
Paris Education Foundation hands out 82 scholarships
...Junior High, John Dickinson; Paris High School, Brandi Batchelor; Travis, Ricky Davis; Elementary Teacher of the Year, Melanie Loughmiller; and Secondary Teacher of the Year, John Dickinson. Each teacher...
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Paris News
Endowing the Future: Kiwanis Club awards 8 students with school funds
...Kiwanis Club of Paris, he praised the support and teaching Chisum High School’s Ryan Skidmore. "One teacher that really, you know, made me who I am today, and I can’t not thank, has to be Mr. Skidmore," Collins...
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El Paso Times
OPINION Boyhood should be filled with curiosity and marked by adventures: Ramnath Subramanian
...to find the mysteries that lurk at their centers. Ramnath Subramanian is a retired public-school teacher. He may be reached at marianramm@yahoo.com. CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE Read or Share...
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Laredo Morning Times
Conservadores esperan ganar impulso en elecciones en la UE
...centroizquierda, pierdan bancas. Y Zahradil confía en que los conservadores llenen ese vacío. La principal objeción de Zahradil a la UE es su "esfuerzo permanente por transferir la resolución de los problemas...
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Laredo Morning Times   +1 other publication
California principal cracks down on slur in prom proposal
California principal cracks down on slur in prom proposal Updated 11:51 am CDT, Wednesday, May 15, 2019 PALOS VERDES ESTATES, Calif. (AP) — The principal of a Southern California high school plans...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram   +1 other publication
Union heads in W.Va. want extra session on education nixed
...to resurrect proposals for charter schools and other measures that landed the state in a two-day teacher strike earlier this year. The House and Senate were set to reconvene next week to deal with education...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +1 other publication
Racist ‘promposal’ spurs principal to discuss ‘appropriate behavior’
...involving two Palos Verdes High School teens holding a sign that bears a racial epithet, the school’s principal said Wednesday he will visit classrooms to discuss the incident. Principal Allan Tyner wrote in...
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Houston Press
Move Over, Meg and Jack
15 years ago by Greg Barr WED 2/18 Can a former pre-med student and an elementary school teacher find happiness together as a cutting-edge rock band? If you're talking about Jason Hammel and Kori Gardner...
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KPRC NBC 2 Houston   +2 other publications
Memorial service today for Colorado teen who tried to stop school shooter
...checked on Kendrick and tried to get him to talk, but his classmate wasn't moving. Bialy then helped a teacher who came into the room and tried to render medical aid. Kendrick died at the school. Kendrick's...
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KOSA (CBS) 7 (Odessa)
ECISD school board approves new superintendent
...than any other that I've looked at shocks me. Our kids, each and every one of them, deserve a great teacher in the classroom and today we're not providing that," said Dr. Muri. Dr. Muri is scheduled to start...
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KDFW Channel 4 - Dallas   +1 other publication
Officials: 5-year-old boy brings crack cocaine to preschool
...informed a worker that the person who gave him the drugs told him to hide it. The Archdiocese says the teacher’s aide alerted a school administrator who called 911 right away. Officers say they were told the...
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KTRH - NewsRadio 740   +1 other publication
Racist Prom Invitation by Southern California Student Sparks Backlash
...investigate the photograph, the Los Angeles Times reported. In a statement, Palos Verdes High School Principal Allan Tyner said the two students and their families have been contacted and informed that the school...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
West Virginia editorial roundup
...moments of legislative sessions, especially in 2018 during the early stages of a nine-day, statewide teacher strike, has been painfully noticeable. In the 2018 State of the State address, Justice described...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Kentucky editorial roundup
...lawsuit, filed Monday, aims to block subpoenas from the state Labor Department's investigation into teacher "sick-out" protests that shut down schools in some counties for several days in February and March....
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San Antonio Express-News
Council committee approves Bridgeport cop raises, contract
...overtime payments and annually running a few million dollars over their overtime budget. "I was a teacher," Viggiano said. "On paper I worked 40 hours. Off paper, 70 (hours). I didn’t get paid for those...
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KTRK ABC 13 Houston
Police: Teacher brought drugs to daycare, left them near toddlers
...from Whippany. WHIPPANY, New Jersey -- Parents are freaked out and furious after police arrested a teacher who allegedly brought drugs to a daycare and left them in the reach of toddler. "I'm extremely...
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KUHF 88​.7 FM
"She Was Just Erased:" Widower Reflects One Year After The Shooting At Santa Fe High School
...May 18, 2018. She was one of 10 people killed at the school, where she was a permanent substitute teacher. "She was just erased. You know, one day she’s there and she’s just gone the next day and there...
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WFAA ABC 8 Dallas
'When Calls the Heart': Lucas Invites Elizabeth to Dinner -- As Nathan Watches! (Exclusive)
...episode of When Calls the Heart, new-in-town Saloon owner Lucas Bouchard (Chris McNally) adorably asks teacher Elizabeth (Erin Krakow) out to dinner. After the pair have a sweet chat outside and he helps her...
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Bay City Tribune
BCISD celebrates staff at awards banquet
...McCoy, Yanci Garcia, Cristal Ortiz, Maria Paniagua de Ortiz, Amanda Blair, Jessica Langner. BCHS teacher John Driver was recognized as the VFW Post 2438 &amp; Auxiliary Outstanding Teacher, and BCHS’s Jessie...
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Wharton Journal-Spectator
Lt. Col. Melvin Lewis Myers
...the Bronze Star Medal for Valor. After retiring from the military, he began a second career as a teacher in the Freehold Regional High School District in New Jersey. He continued his teaching career in...
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KTRH - NewsRadio 740   +1 other publication
5-Year-Old Brings 22 Packets of Crack Cocaine to Philadelphia Day Care
...bags of crack cocaine to a day care center this week. The 5-year-old's stash was discovered after a teacher's aide at St. Cyprian Children's Center noticed a bulge in the boy's pocket around 9:20 a.m. Tuesday....
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KXAS NBC 5 Ft​. Worth
Photo Shows Two Students Holding Promposal Sign With a Racial Slur
...spelled out the N word." The photo was posted to Twitter and Instagram. In a statement, the school's principal said the students in the photo and their parents have been contacted. "We have been in touch with...
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Cleburne Times Review
Nola Dunn students helping struggling readers
...five students would get to present — or teach — these technology tools to Dr. Lindsey Byrd, our principal. "The students were immediately drawn to the technology because it made their academic day more...
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Texas Public Radio
Periods! Why These 8th-Graders Aren't Afraid To Talk About Them
(Clockwise, from top left) Litzy Encarnacion, Ashley Amankwah, Kassy Abad, teacher Shehtaz Huq, Kathaleen Restitullo, Caroline Abreu, Jasmin Acosta and Raizel Febles. Elissa Nadworny / NPR Originally...
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Texas Public Radio   +2 other publications
The Town That Hanged An Elephant Is Now Working To Save Them
From left, the team of teacher Tim Wasem; students Caleb Miller, Jaxton Holly, John Gouge and Deanna Hull; and teacher Alex Campbell won the NPR Student Podcast Challenge. Mike Belleme for NPR Originally...
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KLBJ 590 AM (Austin)
AISD teachers and staffers want 10% pay raises
...continued, "we're here to say they must pay employees what they are worth." AISD is considering 1-2% teacher pay raises. District officials believe a 1% salary increase will cost about $6-million while a 5%...
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San Antonio Express-News
Posturas de Trump sobre aranceles carecen de sustento firme
...si la guerra comercial genera algunos dolores de cabeza a corto plazo, habrá valido la pena. El principal estratega de Trump en la campaña electoral, Steve Bannon, dijo que "la junta de Wall Street" quiso...
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Laredo Morning Times
Jamie Dornan, Melissa Barrera to Star in ‘Carmen’; Sony Pictures Classics Buys Rights (EXCLUSIVE)
...part of my musical beginnings. It has inspired me greatly as an artist," said Millepied, a former principal dancer from the New York City Ballet who choreographed Darren Aronofsky’s "Black Swan." Dimitri...
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KWES (NBC) 9 (Midland)
Dr. Muri becomes the 16th ECISD superintendent of schools.
...Middle School. The elected officials, in order, are Amanda Montelongo, currently the assistant principal of DeZevala Elementary, Amy Russell, currently the instructional services director at Bonham, and...
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Austin American-Statesman   +18 other publications
Police: 5-year-old brings crack cocaine to preschool
...dozen vials of crack cocaine into a preschool at a Roman Catholic church. Police say the boy told a teacher's aide at St. Cyprian Children's Center that the person who handed him the bag told him to hide it....
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Galveston Daily News
Hill+Knowlton Strategies Announces AnnaMaria DeSalva to Succeed Jack Martin as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
...tenure at DuPont, DeSalva led corporate affairs for the innovative core of Pfizer, where she played a principal role in the integration of Pfizer’s $68 billion acquisition of Wyeth and the turnaround of R&amp;D....
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Galveston Daily News
AIG Life & Retirement Increases Level of Flexibility and Choice for the Power Series of Index Annuities®
...Annuities is among the few retirement savings products that combine tax-deferred growth potential, principal protection against market downturns and retirement income that’s guaranteed to last for life. Lifetime...
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Houston Chronicle   +2 other publications
Former Liberty HS teacher returns to inspire his students
3 1of3The former teacher was swarmed by his former students following his presentation. He says he will continue down the path he believes is his destiny and do his best to help others.Photo: David Taylor...
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Tyler Morning Telegraph   +6 other publications
Texas lawmakers making final revisions to school funding reform package
...Gonzalez said. One issue that’s problematic with the Senate version is that it provides an increase in teacher and librarian pay of $5,000 across the board, he said. That alone would cost about $4 billion, leaving...
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Dallas Morning News
Rather than lament Dallas-area daycare abuses, here’s how Texas legislators can make a difference
...broken arm, a staffer is indicted on eight counts of injury to a child. North of Fort Worth, a Haslet teacher is arrested after video indicates the adult pinned a 4-year-old boy to the floor and hit him several...
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KAVU (ABC) 25 (Victoria)
The Statue of Liberty has a new museum -- and a podcast
...focused and relatively short -- because of the size of the crowds," Ed Schlossberg, president and principal designer of ESI, tells CNN Travel. The museum reflects a changing New York City -- not just demographically...
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Longview News Journal
ET Basketball: Pine Tree names Shaver as new coach
...for several years which allowed me to be certified to come into coach without being certified as a teacher." Shaver worked 12 years as an assistant in Louisiana high schools before taking the head basketball...
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Hill Country Passport - Llano News
Lliving La Vida Llano
...my administration made sure our kids had snack bags, clean clothes and showers. Mr. Turner, our principal, collected bottled water each morning for the children and staff due to the water issues). When...
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San Antonio Express-News
LPA Moves Into ‘Living Laboratory’ for Workplace Design
...and engagement. "We’re putting our process on display, showing who we are and what we do," LPA Principal and Design Director Rick D’Amato said. "What I really love about this space is it’s a direct result...
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Laredo Morning Times
Mr. Ratburn comes out as gay and gets married in the 'Arthur' season premiere
...premiere, which aired Monday, Arthur and the rest of his ageless classmates learn that their third-grade teacher, Nigel Ratburn, is getting married. Good for him! The episode quickly gained traction online among...
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Stephenville Empire Tribune
Chamberlin collects over 2,500 books to donate to students
...with that. We wanted to put books in the hands of our kids," said Amanda Gilchrist, a first grade teacher at Chamberlin. Chamberlin Elementary Librarian Lynne Hamilton is donating through the book fair...
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Taylor Daily Press
Awards and swear-ins at board meeting
...educational and technical opportunities for future generation students. The evening commenced with principal Andrew Maddox stepping up to the podium and recognizing many of the school’s students. Vicki Rowe...
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Tarleton State University
Leon Manley Memorial Endowment established by family at Tarleton
...Manley’s career educating Texas public school students spanned nearly four decades, culminating as principal of Stephenville High School before he retired in 1993. His descendants gathered at the Trogdon House...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Teacher accused bathroom recordings pleads not guilty
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky teacher has pleaded not guilty to charges that he placed a video recorder in a bathroom at a high school. The Paducah Sun reports 53-year-old Mark Boggess appeared...
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Laredo Morning Times
'This is a war for our culture': Radio host Gorka angered by gay wedding on 'Arthur'
...flew into a rage because the season's Monday premiere featured a gay wedding. Arthur's third-grade teacher, Nigel Ratburn, exchanges vows with a local chocolatier, an aardvark named Patrick. "This is a...
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KEYE CBS 42 Austin   +3 other publications
Tennessee student sent to principal after telling classmates to stop making Nazi salute
...down," according to his tweet. He says his daughter was removed from the classroom and sent to the principal's office. Gamble also tweeted that their family is proud of her and feels the school isn’t supporting...
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San Antonio Express-News   +2 other publications
Review: New anthology of Gabriel Garcia Marquez journalism
...devastation in South America was prescient. "The Magdalena River is dead," he wrote in 1981 about the principal river in his native Colombia. "People speak too easily of reforestation." As in any anthology,...
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Community Impact Newspaper
Montgomery County, local officials work to bridge mobility funding gaps in The Woodlands area
...their priorities. "They’re very concerned about the levels of traffic congestion on some of the principal roadways, and there’s almost none of those significant roadways now that aren’t experiencing that,"...
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Midland Reporter Telegraph
First Odessa Christian Academy prepares to open its doors
...work at Permian High School." Press taught speech at Permian High School, then became an assistant principal. He was dean of students for OCTECHS and Early College High School with ECISD. Then he found his...
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KXAN NBC 36 Austin   +4 other publications
Bernie Sanders zeros in on Joe Biden as his favorite foil
...same advantage this time if Biden filled the Clinton role. "Bernie's ideas were novel," the retired teacher said. "And they're not novel now." Mike Ward, a 62-year-old retired postal worker, said Democrats...
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KVUE ABC 24 Austin
Crews to break ground on 206,000-square-foot Cedar Park sports facility
...of businesses that are all connected to fitness and entertainment," said Eric Perardi, founding principal of Perardi Development, who also coaches local youth hockey teams. "Our hope is to create a family-oriented...
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KMID (ABC) 2 (Midland)   +1 other publication
WesTex Wednesday -- 5/15/19
...consecutive quarter… 1 hour ago GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Palestinians on Wednesday marked the… 31 minutes ago When science teacher Diana Allen set out to teach climate change, a… 9 hours ago
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KTAB-TV CBS 32 (Abilene)   +2 other publications
100th Dog Show this weekend
...GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Palestinians on Wednesday marked the… 20 minutes ago When science teacher Diana Allen set out to teach climate change, a… 9 hours ago Don't Miss Copyright 2019 Nexstar...
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Galveston Daily News
Pulsara Platform Part of Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) IMPROVE Stroke Care Project
...United States (Photo: Business Wire) Drs. Brad Kolls, MD, PhD and Carmen Graffagnino, MD are the principal investigators for IM plementation of best PR actices f O r acute stroke care - developing and optimizing...
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San Antonio Express-News
Column: Inspired by children’s ideas; let their light shine
...community. The kids beamed with excitement as they shared their ideas while gathered around their teacher on the colorful rug in front of the whiteboard. As I left the classroom, I felt certain that these...
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Bryan-College Station Eagle   +20 other publications
Looking for climate change info, teachers find propaganda
In this April 25, 2019, photo, science teacher Sarah Ott speaks to her class about climate literacy in Dalton, Ga. Teachers across the country describe struggles finding trustworthy materials to help them...
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KXAS NBC 5 Ft​. Worth
Behind the Scenes With the Dallas Zoo's Baby Gorillas
...own mothers, according to the zoo staff. Hope, the mother of Saambili, has apparently been a good teacher for Megan, the mother of Mbani. And the staff is excited for the two baby gorillas that they will...
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Abilene Reporter-News
Top Abilene Teachers: Whether in the classroom or the field, science comes alive
...math and science teachers of the year, along with a fifth, created in 2019, called Future Shapers Teacher Award. Cooper High School's Jessi Spitler wears two hats. One is teacher, educating young minds...
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
Beloved 'Arthur' character, Mr. Ratburn, revealed as gay in wedding episode of children's series
...air, and the newest season of the popular cartoon opened with some pretty big news: Arthur’s beloved teacher, Mr. Ratburn, is gay, and he just got married. This is the first time Mr. Ratburn’s sexuality has...
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Galveston Daily News
Charah Solutions Names Tony Semak Head of Investor Relations
...leading investor relations, asset management and corporate finance functions and has served in both principal and advisory roles. He has a bachelor’s of science degree in business administration with a concentration...
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San Antonio Express-News
How Improving Employees' Work Lives Increases Retention
...learning is continuous and work has meaning centered around human identity," says Jeff Schwartz, a principal at Deloitte Consulting. In order to retain talent and optimize company culture, managers must form...
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Galveston Daily News
Rapid Adoption of Extended Reality Creates Urgent Need for Responsible Design and Deployment of Immersive Technologies, According to Accenture Report
...correctly, these promise incredible improvements to the way we live and work," said Armen Ovanessoff, principal director, Accenture Research. "We have a duty to ensure that safeguards keep up with technological...
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Teacher Retirement System
Gainsville Daily Register
Votes cast as state legislative session nears end
...the cost-effectiveness and feasibility of implementing a pension revenue enhancement plan for the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Passed RV#1258; Yea HB1880: Relating to health benefit plan provider...
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Secondary Education
Galveston Daily News
$15M Global Learning XPRIZE Culminates With Two Grand Prize Winners
...showing that the world must recruit 68.8 million teachers to provide every child with primary and secondary education by 2030. Before the Global Learning XPRIZE field test, 74% of the participating children...
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The Victoria Advocate
Victoria College’s Sexton to continue volleyball career at TLU
...scrimmaged with TLU and talked to the coach, and they were interested." Sexton, who wants to study secondary education at TLU and pursue a career as a high school volleyball coach, said she regained her passion...
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@Alice_in_Dallas Such a hottie and cutie, Are you coming to TASSP this year?
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Renee McIlrath
We aren’t going to LSSP this year. Momma and I are busy making our house ready to sell and finding a new house near my work. I will miss all my friends BUT I WILL be at TASSP! 😈 um I mean 😇
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...&amp; limited filming engagements during my trip to Dallas for the Texas All State Spanking Party (TASSP) June 20-24. FYI Sister Christine Marie will be making another appearance at the Schoolgirl event...
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