History books spark new Texas classroom battle

Texas History Textbooks

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The long-running ideological dispute over what gets taught in Texas classrooms flared anew over proposed history textbooks Tuesday, with academics decrying lessons they said exaggerate the importance of Christian values on the nation's Founding Fathers while conservatives complained of anti-American, pro-Islam biases.

Digital future topic of seminar at Fort Worth museum

The daylong seminar at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History will talk about the digital tools available for educators.

Northwest goes a cut above with high school salon

Shears of Steele, which is open to the public Tuesdays and Thursdays, gives students firsthand business experience.

National Merit Semifinalists named

North Texas students were among 16,000 nationwide selected as National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists.

New charter school generates traffic woes in far north Fort Worth

A median cut-through, alternative traffic routing and roundabouts are in the plans to reduce congestion near International Leadership of Texas-Keller.