Education

Coach Joe leaves legacy of caring; Rodriguez gave students chance to ‘spread their wings’

Coach Joe Rodriguez left a legacy of lifting up the young people of Brownsville through athletics and educational endeavors of all kinds, people who...

Mercedes trustees mute over proposal to oust super

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MERCEDES — Leadership at Mercedes ISD may be significantly changed Thursday when the board will discuss placing Superintendent Carolyn Mendiola on paid administrative leave...

St. Edward’s to require COVID-19 vaccine for in-person activities

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By Kate McGee, Texas Tribune St. Edwards University, a small, private university in Austin with about 4,300 students, is one of a few universities in...

Valley View’s financial woes force early resignation offers

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PHARR — Trustees at the Valley View Independent School District pulled the trigger on a three-pronged plan designed to reign in spending and bring...

Longtime BISD Coach Joe Rodriguez passes

Longtime Brownsville Independent School District Coach Joe Rodriguez, a fixture in BISD athletics for decades who also served on the BISD Board of Trustees,...

STAAR testing canceled for thousands of students experiencing technical issues

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By Duncan Agnew and Neelam Bohra, Texas Tribune Texas education officials advised districts to suspend the first day of STAAR testing after thousands of students...

UTRGV chess team wins its third President’s Cup

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By Victoria Brito Morales, Special to the Herald The reigning chess champs have done it again. The UTRGV Chess Team has won its third consecutive President’s...

Sharyland bond issue draws some support

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MISSION — The $35 million Sharyland Independent School District bond proposal voters will decide on in May drew public support from five students, a...

Forum slated for McAllen ISD board candidates

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Futuro RGV will host a forum next week designed to give candidates running for the McAllen Independent School District Board of Trustees a chance...

With new aid, schools seek solutions to problems new and old

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With a massive infusion of federal aid coming their way, schools across the U.S. are weighing how to use the windfall to ease the...
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