A NEW DAY FOR HOUSTON EDUCATION

Superintendent Seeks to Restore Trust, Protect History, Reduce Targeting of African-American Students, Communities HOUSTON- As Richard A. Carranza takes over the reigns as the news superintendent of the Houston Independent School District, a new day is dawns for educating African-American youth and building stronger relationships with African-American communities. Patching Relationships: “This is a fresh start,”…

Dodson Elementary Boycott Sends Message to Houston ISD: “We Don’t Fear You!”

Houston– Dodson students and parents sent a strong message to Houston Independent School District with its boycott of Dodson Elementary. “The only thing the district understands in money,” said organizer and HISD parent Loretta Brock. “We have hit them in the pocketbook where it hurts.”: Low attendance would affect HISD funding as funding depends on…