Topic: Austin Independent School District

Little Longhorns Big on Independent Thinking

Sept. 4, 2012
Little Longhorns Big on Independent Thinking

First-graders at UT Elementary thrive at project-based learning with exciting results.

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The University of Texas at Austin to Help Celebrate Unveiling of Tejano Monument at Capitol on March 29

March 27, 2012

Musicians, educators and other members of The University of Texas at Austin community will play a proud role in the March 29 unveiling of the Tejano Monument, a multistatue monument on the south lawn of the Texas Capitol grounds honoring the contributi

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Neighborhood Longhorns to Honor Students in Grades 2-8 for Academic Achievement

Nov. 1, 2011

Event: Nearly 600 students from Title I schools in the Austin Independent School District will be honored for their academic accomplishments during the 2010-2011 school year at the Neighborhood Longhorns Program Superstar Scholarship Banquet.

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Teens forge a path past challenging academic and social obstacles through leadership program

Aug. 31, 2009

"Yes, he's a black man, and he's an inspiration to me, but not even just that--he's fair," Willyam "BJ" Winston says of Barack Obama. "He targets all races that live in the U.S. He's trying to be a global icon, and I admire that."

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Dropout Reduction and Jobs Program Developed by University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work Student Funded for Eastside Memorial High School

April 20, 2009

A job-training/dropout reduction program developed by a University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work student for the Austin Independent School District has been awarded a $250,000 grant by the Texas Education Agency.

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