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Fort Worth-area arts groups to help Arlington school district plan academies

| |Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

Two dual-language/fine arts academies were approved in may as part of the district’s $663.1 million bond package.

Mansfield teacher’s death an apparent suicide, officials say

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

Teacher was put on leave last week while authorities investigated a complaint of indecency with a child, a Mansfield school spokesman said Monday.

Arlington teacher’s reassignment upsets colleagues, parents

| |Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

The transfer of a Swift Elementary sixth-grade teacher is being done to bring student-teacher ratios in line, a district spokeswoman says.

Readin’, writin’ and gridlock in south Arlington

| |Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014

A complicated road project in south Arlington promises to dramatically improve traffic, but in the meantime the work is creating headaches for motorists heading to three Mansfield district schools.

Digital future topic of seminar at Fort Worth museum

| |Wednesday, Sep. 17, 2014

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

| |Tuesday, Sep. 16, 2014

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

National Merit Semifinalists named

|Wednesday, Sep. 17, 2014

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

| |Tuesday, Sep. 16, 2014

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

Fort Worth trustees approve shift in bond spending

| |Wednesday, Sep. 10, 2014

Part of the bond package focused on field houses, but Fort Worth trustees vote to allow each high school to spend $1 million on athletics in general.

Committee finds problems with Fort Worth school bond spending

| |Monday, Sep. 08, 2014

Members of the bond oversight committee say they want to make sure the $490 million bond package approved by voters is used correctly.

Admonished UT regent defends investigations

| |Friday, Sep. 05, 2014

He has been accused of being on a “witch hunt” to oust school President Bill Powers.

Arlington school trustees OK royalties settlement with Chesapeake

| |Friday, Sep. 05, 2014

The amount of the school district settlement was not made public Thursday night. The city of Arlington voted two weeks ago to accept $700,000.

Editorial: Fort Worth school board should move faster on hiring superintendent

Thursday, Sep. 04, 2014

Top-level leadership is an urgent necessity for the district.

Meet the class of 2018: Digitally fluent Gen Z

| |Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

The class of 2018 is ushering in an emerging generation with a different way of learning and looking at the world.

Iowa firm to head search for Fort Worth’s next superintendent

| |Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

The new superintendent will replace Pat Linares, who is working in an interim role.

Judge again finds state school financing unconstitutional

| |Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014

State District Judge John Dietz said that the school finance system is unconstitutional not only because of inadequate funding and flaws in the way it distributes money to districts, but also because it imposes a de facto state property tax.

Suicide of ‘standout’ fire academy senior stuns Eastern Hills community

| |Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

Katerin Romero, 17, was a ‘natural leader’ who could have been the first in her family to go to college, teacher and trustee say.

Fort Worth school trustees vote to take ‘legal action’ against Tatum

| |Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

The school board also sets an unchanged tax rate for next fiscal year.

‘There could be a civilization on a moon like that’

| |Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

UTA researchers propose a new way of searching for celestial bodies that could harbor life.

Tarrant County students go back to school

|Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Schools opened their doors for the start of a new school year.