1. Harris County Department of Education Board Votes to Lower Tax Rate for 6th Consecutive Year

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    September 16, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    Through a unanimous vote, Harris County Department of Education’s Board of Trustees voted to lower the tax rate for a …
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  2. Center for Safe and Secure Schools Adds COVID-19 Checklist as it Performs School Safety Audits

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    September 11, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    School Safety and Security Audits are routine work for Harris County Department of Education’s Center for Safe and Secure Schools …
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  3. Harris County School Districts Bolstered During Pandemic with $200,000 in Grant Funding from Education Foundation of Harris County

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    September 11, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    Supporting Harris County School Districts is the primary mission of the Harris County Department of Education (HCDE). In keeping with …
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  4. The Benefit of Argument: 2 Cousins Named to Elite USA Debate Teams through CASE Debates

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    September 11, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    As cousins, CASE Debates team members Rodrigo Trujillo and Diego Castillo admit to being competitive, fueling one another on their …
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  5. Online Instructor’s Training Builds Teacher Confidence in Virtual Classroom

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    September 3, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    High school history teacher Chase Coulter completed a six-week, self-paced online instructor’s course offered by Harris County Department of Education …
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  6. 3 Families Share Beginning of Virtual Semester at HCDE School for Students with Learning Disabilities

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    August 26, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    Clovis Ali, 11 and his father Ndikumana arrive at school to pick up a computer for the beginning of an …
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  7. Harris County Department of Education Partners with Union for Workplace ESL for Hospitality Industry

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    August 20, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    Housekeeper Sara Gonzalez tired of not being able to communicate with her boss. Two years ago, her relative told her …
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  8. 1,000 Harris County Department of Education Head Start Preschoolers Begin School Virtually

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    August 13, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    Harris County Department of Education Head Start teacher Lois Rose has one hard-and-fast rule in her pre-k classroom, be it …
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  9. Harris County Department of Education Releases Comprehensive 2020-2021 Calendar for 25 School Districts

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    August 13, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    Key dates for the 2020-2021 school year for all 25 school districts in Harris County are available through the Harris …
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  10. HCDE Schools Begin Back-to-School Virtually First, In-person Later to Serve Multiple Districts’ Needs

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    August 7, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    Beginning Aug. 24, teachers and staff at Harris County Department of Education’s four special schools welcome students back from 39 …
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