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Peaceful Protest Outside Home of Dallas Judge Hell Bent On Housing Illegal Minors

On Saturday, July 26, approximately 30 Dallas area residents lined up for a small and peaceful protest of Clay Jenkins, the Dallas County judge who took it upon himself to invite 2,000 of the unaccompanied alien minors who have crossed into the United States illegally, to come up to Dallas for shelter. Jul 28, 2014 9:39 AM PT

Grassroots Conservative Activists Lead Way to Bring Common Ground to Common Core Fight

DALLAS, Texas--Finding common ground on Common Core is a task usually coveted by cavalier progressive left and establishment right ideologues whose education reformer remedies include overlooking imperfections, re-branding, and calling the implementation of the Common Core "botched." However, there are conservative grassroots activists who are taking a uniquely different approach. In Wisconsin, California, and Texas they are forging common bonds with political adversaries who also want to Stop Common Core. Together, they stand at the precipice of a whole new dialogue. Jul 24, 2014 5:23 AM PT

Dallas Protesters Stand Up To Pro-Illegal Immigrant Judge

DALLAS, Texas--The National Day of Protesting Against Immigration Reform/Amnesty & Border Surge was felt around that state the weekend of July 18-19. In Dallas, protesters came out against pro-illegal immigrant judge Clay Jenkins on July 18. Breitbart Texas was at Dealey Plaza across from the downtown courthouse where Jenkins has been working on his controversial plan to bring 2,000 undocumented alien minors into Dallas County and house them among three potential vacant public school sites. Jul 21, 2014 6:25 AM PT

SBOE Ken Mercer on Beating Common Core AP US History in Texas

DALLAS, Texas--National Review commentator Stanley Kurtz put Texas "at the forefront of the resistance" in fighting the new Common Core aligned AP US History (APUSH). Now all eyes are on Texas to lead the way out of APUSH in a state that didn't even adopt the Common Core State Standards. Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) member Ken Mercer may just have the plan. Jul 17, 2014 7:38 PM PT

Beaumont ISD School Board Saga Finally Ends With TEA Takeover

DALLAS, Texas--Despite repeated roadblocks put up by the beleaguered and failed leadership at the Beaumont Independent School District (BISD), Texas Education Commissioner Michael Williams finally announced his picks for the temporary state-appointed Board of Managers on July 14. Jul 16, 2014 9:27 AM PT

Houston ISD Middle School May be Next To House Unaccompanied Minors

DALLAS, Texas--Houston Independent School District (ISD) may soon join Dallas ISD in supplying vacant public schools as potential sites to house Central American and Mexican illegal immigrant minors that crossed the border into Texas. The Houston Chronicle reported that federal officials toured Terrell Middle School in Northeast Houston. Jul 14, 2014 7:00 AM PT

Michelle Obama's Federal Forced Food Efforts Stir Controversy

DALLAS, Texas--Sending a child to public school is becoming an increasing battle not only for who controls their hearts and minds but also their stomachs. Come September, students in all 50 states will step right back into a Fed Led food fight that started when First Lady Michelle Obama declared war on obesity. Jul 8, 2014 8:02 AM PT

Dallas ISD May Give Glimpse Into Migrant Education Costs

DALLAS, Texas--Texans may not have to wait until the new school year to feel the impact of what the Dallas Morning News reported as more than 50,000 unaccompanied minors now mostly in Texas. Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles offered up the use of three vacant schools to shelter 2,000 migrant youth who "fled illegally into Texas from Central America." Jul 3, 2014 6:31 AM PT

Student Allegedly Sex Trafficked by Texas Border School District Volunteer

DALLAS, Texas--The arrests of two suspected sex traffickers were made public at a press conference in El Paso at the Mexican border. One of the accused was a volunteer at a middle school for the Ysleta Independent School District (ISD). The alleged victim is an underage student in the same district. Jun 30, 2014 6:50 AM PT

Tsunami of Foreign Minors to Hit Public Schools, Texas Officials Silent

DALLAS, Texas--Nerves are starting to fray. Texans want answers about the tsunami of undocumented and unaccompanied minors that may well hit public school classrooms this Fall. Breitbart Texas reported that the Clear Lake Tea Party (CLTP) voiced strong concerns about how these minors will be absorbed into classrooms across the state. Locally, it stands to tax Texans in more ways than one and how schools prepare comes with a surprising answer. Jun 28, 2014 9:33 AM PT

Wendy Davis Fails in Twisting Abbott's Public Education Message

DALLAS, Texas--There was hardly a seat in the house when the Texas gubernatorial candidates talked public education at the Texas Classroom Teachers Association (TCTA) convention in Fort Worth on June 26, 2014, FOX-4 DFW reported. Jun 28, 2014 9:06 AM PT

Judge: Texas Education Agency Can Take Over Scandal-Scarred Beaumont ISD

DALLAS, Texas--The Beaumont Independent School District (BISD) Board of Trustees has spent the better part of 2014 fraught with employee embezzlement scandals and legal battles with the Texas Education Agency (TEA), the latter who has sought to clean house in the severely mismanaged and scandal-scarred district. Jun 28, 2014 8:49 AM PT

Common Core Critics Speak Out in Texas

DALLAS, Texas--On Friday, June 20, during the two-day Austin-held #CANiSEE The Solutions conference on Fed Led Ed, an impromptu press conference took place. Among the speakers were Dr. Sandra Stotsky and Dr. James Milgram--both were there to recount their experiences on the Common Core validation committee where both refused to sign off on the subpar standards. Also among the speakers was Stotskyon language arts, and Milgram on mathematics. Jun 26, 2014 9:08 AM PT

Top Common Core Critics Stotsky, Milgram and Robbins on Fed Led Ed

DALLAS, Texas--Last week, Breitbart Texas sat at the education roundtable, so to speak, with three of the most prominent voices in the fight against Fed Led Ed -- Dr. Sandra Stotsky, Dr. James Milgram, and Jane Robbins, JD. The trio spoke candidly about the ups and downs of Common Core, came up with a few solutions, and talked Texas education. Jun 23, 2014 11:40 AM PT

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