Topic: High school

Requiring a Civics Test for High School Graduation Would Be Good Policy for Texas

March 10, 2015
Requiring a Civics Test for High School Graduation Would Be Good Policy for Texas

Think back to your grade school days and those many times when you had to memorize a lesson. Even decades removed from the exam, you might still remember the material, even if it never had relevance in your life again.

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Stop Doubting Texas' Graduation Numbers

Nov. 18, 2014
Stop Doubting Texas' Graduation Numbers

Yes, Texas is at the top. Not just in job creation. And not just in oil and gas.

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Teachers Think White Females Lag Behind in Math, University of Texas at Austin Study Finds

April 4, 2012

High school math teachers tend to rate white female students' math abilities lower than those of their white male peers, even when their grades and test scores are comparable, according to a University of Texas at Austin study.

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Unseen Economic Progress Among Mexican Americans, University of Texas at Austin Study Reveals

April 7, 2011

Later-generation Mexican Americans are making more economic progress than previous studies show, according to new research from The University of Texas at Austin and the University of Colorado, Denver.

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Outstanding Migrant Students To Be Recognized at The University of Texas at Austin on April 11

April 6, 2011

High school migrant students from across the state will be recognized at The University of Texas at Austin on April 11 during the 24th annual Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony.

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