As our nation grapples with the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis, school systems and higher education institutions are required to quickly adapt to online learning without knowing how long this will continue.  This change is a challenge for many educators and learners...
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 Guardian editor Steve...
MCALLEN, RGV – McAllen ISD is to merge two middle schools, De Leon and Lincoln, and move its Achieve Early College High School from South Texas College to the Lincoln campus, says the board of trustees’ president. Tony Forina said...
MCALLEN, RGV - FIRST RGV says it is going to have to limit the number of teams that can enter their robotics competitions - unless the non-profit receives more local sponsorship. The news comes as three FIRST teams from the...
WESLACO, RGV - Outdated bilingual education models have been replaced at Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD with dual language or dual immersion programs, attendees at RGV’s Equal Voice Network Mesa Comunitaria heard. The aim of the programs is to develop college ready...
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Higher Education Commissioner Raymund A. Paredes is worried about the rapid growth of dual enrollment programs in Texas and bases his concern on the fact that many students fail tests for college-readiness. Paredes outlined his position...
AUSTIN, Texas - State Sen. Judith Zaffirini is back on the Texas Senate’s two standing committees that deal with education. Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick chose Zaffirini to replace state Sen. Kirk Watson on the Committee on Education and the Committee...
As Texas continues to fight the COVID-19 pandemic and the state is experiencing a troubling increase in new cases, it is critical that we support our students and educators who must cope with unprecedented challenges to the learning process. In...
HARLINGEN, Texas - Dr. Guy Bailey, president of UT-Rio Grande Valley, says he has never worked with a school district as smoothly as Harlingen CISD.  Bailey participated Tuesday in a groundbreaking ceremony for the new UTRGV Early College High School,...
MISSION, RGV - Lorena Garcia, assistant superintendent for human resources and support services at Mission CISD, sparked a lively debate over the level of support state lawmakers are providing charter schools. Garcia brought up the subject of charters in a...

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