Anna Eastman

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First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Houston School District Settles With Teachers Fired In Cheating Scandal

By: Laura Isensee , August 07th, 2014 05:14 PMLast year, the Houston Independent School District launched an investigation into cheating at Jefferson Elementary.Test scores had posted double digit gains from one year to the next, raising suspicion .The ... [Published Houston Public Media - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

HISD board OKs magnet funding plan, increases PUA to all schools

Houston ISD’s controversial plan to equalize funding for magnet and specialty schools was approved 5-4 on Thursday. But a decision by the school board to increase per-pupil funding district-wide will reportedly soften the blow for the one-third of magnet ... [Published Waller County News Citizen - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

HISD passes its budget

They restored a lot of funding , but it’s the changes to magnet school funding that everyone is talking about. Bouncing back from recent cash-strapped years, the Houston school board Thursday approved a bigger budget that gives raises to all ... [Published Off the Kuff - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

HISD hires its defenders for the teacher evaluation lawsuit

I have to say, I’m a bit uncomfortable with this . Earlier this year, seven teachers sued the Houston Independent School District in federal court over their evaluation system . That system uses a statistical formula and student test scores ... [Published Off the Kuff - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

Pink Panther 5K supports breast cancer group Pink Panther results listed

Review Photo/NANCY SHARER Kaleena Dughi, center, shares a moment with her friend Janean Eastman, left, and daughter Kara after the Pink Panther 5K on Saturday at Northeast Bradford High School. The walk/run supports the Traci's Hope breast cancer support ... [Published Daily and Sunday Review - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

HISD board closes one school, repurposes another

“Take it or leave it,” was one parent’s description of Houston ISD school board’s 6-3 decision Thursday to re-purpose Jones High School as a specialty Futures Academy during a rowdy meeting that, at one point, erupted with chants of “Fire Terry Grier” ... [Published Waller County News Citizen - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

Last stand against school closures

Last chance , too. Community activists called Tuesday for HISD to spare two schools from closure in a last-ditch effort that included filing a federal civil-rights complaint alleging racial discrimination. Charles X. White, president of the ... [Published Off the Kuff - Mar 13 2014]

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Houston School District Settles With Teachers F... [Published Houston Public Media - Aug 07 2014]
HISD board OKs magnet funding plan, increases P... [Published Waller County News Citizen - Jun 24 2014]
HISD passes its budget [Published Off the Kuff - Jun 21 2014]
HISD hires its defenders for the teacher evalua... [Published Off the Kuff - Jun 17 2014]
Pink Panther 5K supports breast cancer group Pi... [Published Daily and Sunday Review - Mar 23 2014]
HISD board closes one school, repurposes another [Published Waller County News Citizen - Mar 14 2014]
Last stand against school closures [Published Off the Kuff - Mar 13 2014]
Adams brings new dynamic to Houston school board [Published Waller County News Citizen - Jan 16 2014]
Houston ISD board to vote again on mascot polic... [Published Waller County News Citizen - Jan 16 2014]
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HISD passes its budget [Published Off the Kuff - Jun 21 2014]
They restored a lot of funding , but it’s the changes to magnet school funding that everyone is talking about. Bouncing back from recent cash-strapped years, the Houston school board Thursday approved a bigger budget that gives raises to all ...
HISD hires its defenders for the teacher evalua... [Published Off the Kuff - Jun 17 2014]
I have to say, I’m a bit uncomfortable with this . Earlier this year, seven teachers sued the Houston Independent School District in federal court over their evaluation system . That system uses a statistical formula and student test scores ...
Last stand against school closures [Published Off the Kuff - Mar 13 2014]
Last chance , too. Community activists called Tuesday for HISD to spare two schools from closure in a last-ditch effort that included filing a federal civil-rights complaint alleging racial discrimination. Charles X. White, president of the ...
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