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Book Week

Children’s Book Week 2021

Children’s Book Week 2021 Children’s Book Week, the longest-running national literacy initiative, is observed November 8-14, 2021.  Children’s Book Week is an annual observance of the importance of children’s and teen books while fostering a love of reading. Our School Districts Celebrate Book Week and Book Character Day Students in Edgewood ISD created costumes representing …

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Spotlight on Athletic Directors, Student-Athletes, and Recruiting for College Signing Day

Spotlight on Athletic Directors, Student-Athletes, and Recruiting for College Signing Day Athletics programs in our public schools provide physical and educational benefits to student athletes. Athletic Directors not only lead the coaches and programs, but also support the development of student talent and character. The Examination of National Education Longitudinal Study (NELS) shows that school …

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Alief ISD’S Variety in CTE

Career and Technical Education (CTE) Variety The variety of CTE (Career and Technical Education) courses related to the career cluster topics are limitless. The most popular CTE classes include Culinary Arts, Baking, Accounting, Energy Technology, Web Design, Business Management, Business Law, Computer Information Systems, Architectural Drafting, Auto Mechanics, Graphic Design, Construction, Metalwork, Welding, Furniture Making, …

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School Lunch Heroes Save the Day

North East ISD School Lunch Heroes really DO wear capes! Our schools honor dedicated nutrition staff on School Lunch Hero Day Why do we Observe School Lunch Heroes Day? Lunch is many students’ favorite time of the day.  They get to relax, socialize, and recharge for the second half of the school day.  Public school …

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Public School Pharmacy CTE Programs

National Pharmacist Day is January 12th, and we are exploring introductions to pharmacology careers and our public school CTE Pharmacy programs.  High school students can attend pharmacy courses while obtaining a pharmacy technician license, ensuring a high-demand and rewarding job right after graduation. CTE Health Science Cluster TEA’s Health Science Career Cluster focuses on creating, managing, and …

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Inclusive Schools Week Books

CELEBRATING INCLUSIVE SCHOOLS WEEK WITH LITERATURE DECEMBER 7-11 Inclusive Schools Week celebrates the progress of schools to provide supportive education to a diverse student population. Inclusion in schools protects those students with disabilities, gender differences, socio-economic challenges, and cultural diversity.  Inclusive Schools Week also provides the opportunity for educators, students, and families to address what …

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Public Schools Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

CELEBRATING HISPANIC HERITAGE AND DIVERSITY We celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month this year from September 15th to October 15th.  The month honors anniversaries of independence for Latin American countries of Mexico, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Honduras, Guatemala, and Nicaragua. (Library of Congress)  During this month we focus on the contributions Hispanic Americans have made to …

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Gulf Coast ISDs Honor Students and Parents

Gulf Coast ISDs Honor Students and Parents Gulf Coast ISDs honor students and parents in a variety of ways! Fort Bend ISD teachers, Ms. Barron and Ms. Nguyen, made an adorable video of a popular Disney song for their students in hopes that it would boost the spirits of everyone in quarantine. Alief ISD recognized their parent …

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summer meal program in the Houston and Gulf Coast area

Summer Meal Program in the Houston and Gulf Coast Area

1 in every 5 children struggle with food insecurity and hunger in Texas, and when the regular school year ends some children lose regular access to nutritious meals.  The federally-funded SFSP (Summer Food Service Program) offers reimbursement to local organizations that provide free, healthy meals to children over the summer months when there are school …

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Alief Offers Mandarin Immersion Programs

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Alief offers Mandarin immersion programs to students in pre-k! Alief ISD‘s full immersion enrichment program provides a classroom environment for Alief students while they receive 50% of their daily instruction in Mandarin and 50% of their daily instruction in English.  The program provides students the opportunity to attain bilingualism in both languages as they …

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