By Maria Gardner The San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD) has partnered with San Antonio Rise (SA Rise), an organization of teachers, school officials and community members, to present a handbook for parents and the community on how Texas Senate Bill 4 (SB4) will be applied in the school district. At the press conference, SAISD Board President Patti Radle said, “School districts do not fall under SB4.”
Written by Texas Tribune on Mar 20 2017 - 2:02pm
by Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune March 17, 2017 For weeks, it’s been clear that the Texas “bathroom bill” would face a less-than-friendly reception in the Texas House.
Written by Texas Tribune on Feb 24 2017 - 10:40pm
Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. The Trump administration on Wednesday rescinded guidelines issued by former President Obama that directed public schools to accommodate transgender students — a move that will do little to deter conservative leaders in Texas from moving forward with the "bathroom bill" currently in the Legislature.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 7 2016 - 9:49pm
Replay the video of the webcast of a community conversation with State Representative Diego Bernal about education policy in Texas on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Guadalupe Cultural Arts. In August, Bernal published a report, “What They Said: What I Learned from Conversations with Texas Educators,” chronicling his conversations with educators from all 55 traditional public schools in House District 123.
Written by MOVE San Antonio on Sep 1 2016 - 12:12am
by Frankie Trynoski, MOVE San Antonio Fellow
Written by JuanHijo on Feb 21 2011 - 1:11pm
Stand up for Texas schools at the Texas Capitol on Saturday, March 12 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.From the Save Texas Schools Website:"Save Texas Schools will hold a rally and march at the State Capitol on Saturday March 12, 2011. We are expecting thousands of parents, teachers, students, community members, business owners, and faith organizations to attend. And we need YOU there with us!
Written by Jonathan Solano on Jan 20 2011 - 9:34am
Documentary "Waiting For Superman" about the fallacies of the American public school system is showing at the Bijou, located at 4522 Fredericksburg Rd. A discussion will follow about how San Antonio is trying to improve the city's public schools. Networking session from 6 to 7 p.m. and the film starts 7p.m. Tickets are $25 and will benefit the San Antonio Youth Summit.