A former Burkburnett ISD Middle School teacher and coach is no longer in jail after being arrested for allegedly trying to cover up texts with a 14-year-old student.
Five public school administrators from across Texas were selected as state finalists for the annual Superintendent of the Year.
The Burkburnett Independent School District is transitioning from a traditional 100 point grading scale to a four point grading scale.
If Congress can't come to an agreement to cut the federal deficit by the end of the year, not only could it mean higher taxes for all Americans, but it could also mean billions of dollars in cuts of federal funds, including in education.
Students and teachers at John G. Tower Elementary School, as well as a representative from Blue Bell Ice Cream Company, gave a surprise assembly in honor of a local teacher of the year nominee.