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'My School Is More Of A Prison To Me'

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

Ashley Brown, a Dallas high school sophomore, missed four days of school after her grandmother died. Shortly after that, a teacher taking roll missed ...

School District Changes Dress Code So Obese Kids Aren't Teased

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.14.2013 | Parents

Taking a swipe at potential bullying, the Dallas School Board recently altered the district's dress code to accommodate overweight students. Report...

Dallas ISD Trustees Revisit Extended Teacher Workday

Posted 11.08.2012 | Education

Dallas Independent School District trustees will meet Thursday to discuss their controversial decision to extend teacher workdays by 45 minutes — a ...

School Nurse Stole Kids' ADD Drugs, Replaced With Prescription Painkillers

Posted 12.25.2012 | Education

Dallas school nurse Rebecca Baily-Long is on paid administrative leave after allegedly stealing prescription drugs from students. Bailey-Long is ac...

Dallas Schools Excluding Girls From Movie Screening 'Not Out Of The Ordinary'

AP | By NOMAAN MERCHANT | Posted 02.10.2012 | Education

DALLAS -- When 5,700 fifth-grade boys in Dallas' public schools recently went to see a movie about black fighter pilots in World War II, the girls sta...