Education

Commissioner of Education visits Stephens Elementary to highlight campus moving from a ‘D’ to ‘A’ campus

Source/Photo courtesy of Mike Keeney Aldine ISD Texas Education Commissioner Mike Morath, along with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, visited Aldine ISD’s Stephens Elementary School on Thursday, Aug. 15 as part of their trip across Texas to feature schools that made tremendous gains in the state’s A-F accountability rating system during the 2018-19 school year. Stephens

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Aldine ISD Earns B Rating from Texas Education Agency

Source/Photo Mike Keeney Aldine ISD Aldine ISD moved from a ‘C’ rated school district to a ‘B’ rated school district based on the State of Texas’ academic accountability ratings, which were released Thursday, August 15. The district received an overall grade of 83; up from the grade of 76 it received from the Texas Education

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HCC’s Black Girls Code Partnership Offers Pathway to Technology

Source and Photo courtesy of HCC-Northeast HOUSTON- The Houston Community College (HCC) Northeast Campus hosted girls, ages 13 to 17, from across Houston for its first-ever Black Girls Code (BGC) two-week camp. The group of 25 learned to code in HCC’s state-of-the-art computer labs, participating in a variety of activities designed to expose and encourage

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Florida HBCU Presidents Tout their Relevance and Pledge To Work Together For Their Continued Survival and Success

Source/Photo courtesy of Stephanie L. Strong, FAMU Presidents of Florida’s four historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) reaffirmed the relevance of their institutions and pledged their commitment to continue to educate and graduate students of color. Meeting on the Tallahassee campus of the host Florida A&M University (FAMU) for the inaugural Florida HBCU Impact Summit,

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Aldine ISD Trustees Approve Raises for All District Employees

The Aldine ISD Board of Trustees approved pay raises for all employees during a special called meeting on Monday, June 24. The raises are part of the district’s 2019-20 budget. Starting next year, teachers will receive a 7 or 8 percent increase, depending on their experience levels. Teachers with 0-5 years of experience will receive

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ST. PHILIP’S COLLEGE HOSTS TEXAS SENATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE MEMBER PETE FLORES’ GOOD SAMARITAN VETERANS OUTREACH AND TRANSITION CENTER FIELD VISIT

SAN ANTONIO (June 24, 2019)–––After completing a momentous first legislative session, serving on five Senate Committees and passing various bills to better all areas of Texas District 19 that includes St. Philip’s College, a first-year statesman observed best practice programs for veterans in Military City USA with leaders, employees and service-providing partners of the Alamo

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