Posts Tagged ‘teacher’

Dallas ISD Spanish Teacher a Contender for $1M Global Teacher Prize

Posted by Taylor Lowder

Dallas ISD teacher Akash Patel has been named a Top 50 finalist for the $1 million Global Teacher Prize.

The Global Teacher Prize is for educators teaching students from kindergarten through high school. It seeks to honor educators such as …

North Texas Schools Move Toward ‘Districts of Innovation’

Posted by Dave Moore

Book-learning has taken some knocks, and rightfully so: Reality doesn’t always play out in textbook fashion.

Along those lines, a recent change in state education code that’s been adopted by roughly half of Texas’ 1,011 school districts — called “Districts …