Editor's Note: This column has been republished with the permission of Texas Rep. Diego Bernal. He originally published his education report here. My commitment to public education is rooted in two core beliefs: The first is that education can solve our most pressing problems — poverty, hunger, inadequate health care, the lack of affordable housing, unemployment, crime, the need for criminal justice reform, and many more.
Written by Diego Bernal on Nov 15 2016 - 11:04pm
Written by Joe Ruiz on Aug 11 2011 - 11:32am
Ed White Middle School will host its third annual Back-to-School Fair from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, August 13.The fair will offer multiple giveaways to eligible students:Free backpacksFree school suppliesFree haircutsFree immunizationsOther giveaways from various organizations To be eligible, students must be enrolled in grades K-12 in a North East ISD school, they must live within San Antonio's Council District 2 boundaries and demonstrate financial need.
Written by Joe Ruiz on Mar 28 2011 - 3:42pm
Candidates in various school board races have been invited to participate in a forum scheduled for next week at San Antonio College.The forum, which will be moderated by Steve Spriester of KSAT-TV and Brenda Jimenez of Univision, will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., on both Monday, April 4, and Tuesday, April 5, in the McAllister Auditorium on the campus of San Antonio College.
Written by Joe Ruiz on Feb 21 2011 - 11:47am
On Sunday, Feb. 20, the superintendents of Northside and North East ISDs met at Colonial Hills United Methodist Church to talk about the upcoming district budget cuts designed to anticipate the projected $27 billion state budget shortfall over the next two years.