Maynard Jackson

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    Days After Cheering TEA Ratings, DISD Misses Feds' Adequate Yearly Progress Standards

    ‚ÄčOne week ago today the Texas Education Agency sent word: With significant help from the state, the Dallas Independent School District racked up 63 exemplary schools, while several high schools long on the academically unacceptable list finally get a reprieve. Not all was well, as dropout and comp ... More >>

  • News

    November 12, 1998

    Trojan horse

    Dallas PTA leaders fear a Perot-funded district survey will be used to destroy public schools

  • News

    April 16, 1998

    Saint Al

    Will he die in prison for the sins of the plantation?