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FortBendISDNews.com, Houston, TX
Three Fort Bend ISD Principals to attend Harvard Leadership Institute through Raise Your Hand Texas Sponsorship
magnoliatoday.com, Magnolia, TX
First Magnolia ISD Principal ever selected to attend Harvard through Raise Your Hand Texas
NEISD News, San Antonio, TX
Two NEISD Principals Headed to Harvard Leadership Institute
dallasnews.com, Dallas, TX
Garland ISD leaders check in from training at Harvard


The highly anticipated school finance ruling was released today, with Judge John Dietz determining that the state’s school finance system is unconstitutional. The lawsuit stemmed from the 2011 cuts of $5.4 billion from the state education fund. After more than…Learn more »

It’s 7:30 in the morning at McCoy Elementary in Georgetown, Texas. The school buzzer sounds. The doors open wide. Escorted by their excited and eager parents, children toting vibrant backpacks and flashing enthusiastic smiles begin filing into the warm, welcoming…Learn more »

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