EDINBURG, RGV - The executive director of Region One Education Service Center says it is almost miraculous that schools districts and charter schools in South Texas are performing as well as any in the state.
RIO GRANDE CITY, RGV - South Texas College is the main reason Starr County’s economic fortunes have taken a big upswing, say local community leaders. Starr County Commissioner Eloy Garza said as much at...
AUSTIN, Texas - A Texas Border Coalition meeting held while the 86th Legislature was underway produced an absorbing discussion about how public education might be radically reformed. Mario Reyna, dean of business, public safety,...
MCALLEN, RGV - South Texas College has waived over $200 million in tuition and fees over the past 20 years in order to build a college-going culture in the Rio Grande Valley. Thanks to...
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, RGV - The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has awarded a grant of $2.44 million to RGV Focus. A ceremonial check presentation was made at RGV Focus’ annual retreat on South...
BROWNSVILLE, RGV - Traci Wickett, president and CEO of United Way of Southern Cameron County, is promoting the latest educational attainment report card from All In Brownsville. All In was established in 2011 with...
I began my schooling in the English language at the age of 11. I was a recent arrival from Mexico and could barely speak a word or two in English.  There were no special programs...
PHARR, RGV - PSJA ISD's communication office has announced that longtime and nationally-recognized superintendent Daniel P. King is to retire. King has worked in public education for 42 years. Here...
EDINBURG, RGV - UT-Rio Grande Valley President Guy Bailey has thanked the region’s legislative delegation for helping secure more funding for the university in the just-ended 86th Legislature. Bailey spoke about legislative achievements, new...
WESLACO, RGV - The Rio Grande Valley is about to receive the best generation of students to have ever entered the higher education pipeline. This is the view of Eugenio Longoria Saenz, deputy director...

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