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Texas School Ratings A-F

School ratings near me One factor parents look for in researching a school is the rating. However, in a Google search “school ratings near me”, the top 10 results are for-profit companies with their own rating system. For example, Niche and Great Schools use a variety of measures to rate a school. They also monetize …

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Brazosport ISD Creates Mobile Learning with The Book Bus

Brazosport ISD Creates Mobile Learning with The Book Bus Students get access to books and activities outside of school thanks to the creation of The Book Bus in Brazosport ISD. Just because summer starts doesn’t mean the learning stops, and Brazosport ISD is making sure of that with their Book Bus. The Book Bus was …

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Are charter schools private schools?

Are charter schools private schools?

Charter schools are free due to public, taxpayer dollars that are taken from traditional public schools when a child enrolls in the charter school. Unlike a traditional public school, charter schools are also funded by private companies, individuals, and interests. They are managed by a private entity vs a community elected board where the public has input. And their boards are appointed vs elected. This means that charter board members can have a financial interest in the success of the schools.

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Alvin ISD Provides Mobile Learning via The Book Bus and The STEM Bus

Alvin ISD Provides Mobile Learning via The Book Bus and The STEM Bus Alvin ISD allows students to learn outside of school with The Book Bus and The STEM Bus. Mobile learning is a fairly new concept for most, and it basically means bringing the classroom to the students via a bus. Alvin ISD provides …

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North East ISD Provides Opportunity for Refugee Students

North East ISD Provides Opportunity for Refugee Students North East ISD helps refugee students adjust to U.S schools with Newcomer Program. Stepan Dobrianskyi is one of many foreign exchange students from Ukraine attending a North East ISD school. Dobrianskyi is a senior at Churchill High School and is also a part of NEISD’s Newcomer Program …

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Students Art Inspires Heals and Builds Confidence in a Challenging World

Bus Wraps Student Art Contests 2022 High School and Elementary Art – Bus Wraps This is the third year for the Go Public High School Art Spotlight where student winners experience their pieces in a larger-than-life format on the exterior of a VIA bus. Now in its third year, Go Public and the Texas Cavaliers …

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Judson Athletes Partner with Elementary Schools

Judson Athletes Show Kindness to Little Rockets What is this about – Include some of the keywords if possible (if we have them). High School Athletes Partner with Elementary Students Judson High School football and baseball team athletes spent time assisting with Elementary morning drop-offs. The student-athletes connected with Judson elementary students. This event allowed …

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