The school board policy would mandate that employees tell parents if a student asks to be identified as transgender, use different pronouns or change their name.
Standardized test results released this week show Houston ISD lagging behind the rest of Texas and its peer districts in urban areas.
Hours after a “read-in” demonstration at the district’s headquarters, HISD’s appointed school board voted Thursday to give Superintendent Mike Miles added authority.
Strategies used by HISD’s new superintendent have frustrated some parents but produced higher test scores in recent years.
Upcoming changes to Texas’ academic accountability system will result in lower grades for districts and schools across the state, with HISD potentially losing its B rating.
Houston ISD state-appointed board members say they’re trying to govern better than their predecessors, but some community members want more openness.
Members of Congress and Houston City Council joined faith leaders in criticizing the district’s approach, which is garnering national attention.
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner accused HISD Superintendent Mike Miles of creating an “apartheid situation” in the district.
Eighty-five HISD schools will extend their hours starting in August to offer before- and after-school care. The shift aims to help working parents.
We asked parents at schools undergoing big changes, the mother of a child with special needs and two experienced educators to detail their outlook on Superintendent Mike MIles’ plans for HISD.