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.
Houston ISD Superintendent Mike Miles wants principals in classrooms more, but some worry that central administrators may not understand student needs.
Houston ISD Superintendent Mike Miles said Yates Principal Tiffany Guillory and the leaders of Sharpstown and Worthing high schools have been replaced.
The campuses will see several significant changes to curriculum, scheduling and other aspects of their operations in the coming school year.
Mike Miles, who took over as Houston ISD’s superintendent in June, has described the district’s administrative ranks as “bloated” in recent weeks.
Principals are considering whether to voluntarily opt in to a pared-down version of changes initially announced for 28 campuses by HISD’s new superintendent.