As a ninth-grader, Shanghai's Li Sixin spent more than three hours on homework a night and took tutorials in math, physics and chemistry on the weekends. When she was tapped to take an exam last year given to half a million students around the world, Li breezed through it.
Texas Ethics Commission filings show charter school-affiliated donations to officeholders nearly doubled in recent election cycles.
Third-grader Lila Tinker skipped the birthday party this year, asking her friends instead to donate and help her wrap gifts for children in need around the world.
Sigma Phi Epsilon had previously faced a three-year suspension.
The local community college hopes to reach new students with the campaign that also includes social media and television ads.