House Bill 5 http://ketr.org en New high school graduation requirements coming this fall http://ketr.org/post/new-high-school-graduation-requirements-coming-fall <p>The Texas Education Agency has approved new <a href="http://www.statesman.com/news/news/texas-new-high-school-graduation-requirements-appr/nc8R5/">high school graduation requirements </a>under House Bill 5, which take effect this fall.&nbsp; Commerce ISD superintendent Blake Cooper says the requirements give students more flexibility in choosing "endorsements," similar to college majors.&nbsp; In particular, students who are more inclined toward vocational education will find expanded opportunities.</p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 49767 at http://ketr.org New high school graduation requirements coming this fall Anglin describes decision, challenges at PJC http://ketr.org/post/anglin-describes-decision-challenges-pjc <p>Paris Junior College president Pamela Anglin will be at the school for the forseeable future - but it didn't look that way one month ago.</p><p>In October, Anglin announced her <a href="http://ketr.org/post/paris-junior-college-president-resigns-accepts-job-brenham">decision to leave </a>to go work for Blinn College in Brenham. But just last week, Anglin announced that she had <a href="http://ketr.org/post/anglin-remain-pjc-president">decided to stay</a>.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 14:30:43 +0000 Mark Haslett 46221 at http://ketr.org Anglin describes decision, challenges at PJC