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Written by briancdillard on Apr 09, 2011
On March 20, I attended a school board candidate forum to ask James Howard, President of the school board at the San Antonio Independent School District, questions about enrollments and drop out rates in District 2.
Written by abnaz on Apr 08, 2011
Before he passed away in December 2010, retired newspaper columnist Carlos Guerra spent days, weeks at a time strolling along the beach in Port Aransas, posting on his Facebook page, and engaging in his favorite pastime – sport fishing.“Until recently, sleeping more than four hours a day was unusual for me,” Guerra wrote to his more than 2,000 Facebook friends on Nov. 16, 2010. “Now, I’m taking long walks on the beach and falling into two- to three-hour mid-day comas, interrupted by great campechanas of fresh shellfish, avocados and chiles.”
Written by evrard on Apr 06, 2011
Connect a Million Minds (CAMM) is a five-year program designed to inspire students to pursue learning opportunities and careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).In honor of the program's second year, Time Warner Cable is celebrating CAMM Week throughout San Antonio and across the country.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 05, 2011
Replay the video: We webcast the first citywide school board forums on Monday, April 4 and on Tuesday, April 5 with a total of 25 candidates representing nine school districts. In the lively two-night debates, the online community participated and asked questions about the candidates' views on TAKS tests, using the Rainy Day Fund to offset buget cuts and the future of recess, sports and arts programs.
Written by gabrielle crouse on Apr 05, 2011
We were webcasting the San Antonio Youth Summit from Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Students from the southeast campus of Southwest Preparatory School are staffing the webcast with help from the NOWCastSA team. You can watch the video here.