Category Archives: Featured

  1. ‘No Place for Hate’ Movement Addresses Cyberbullying through Youth Summit

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    November 13, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    In today’s school landscape, cyberbullying replaces the old-school modes of bullying: folded paper notes shared in class or messages written …
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  2. Human Trafficking Summit Exposes Epidemic, Supplies Solutions

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    November 7, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    An estimated 80 percent of humans trafficked in our country are American, disputing the notion that most are immigrants. Former …
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  3. GED Teacher Makes Lifetime Vocation to ‘Help Others Help Themselves’

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    November 7, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    Helping others help themselves is a life vocation for 30-year Harris County Department of Education GED teacher Jackie Livingston. Her …
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  4. Human Trafficking Summit Equips Educators, Parents with Awareness Tools Nov. 5

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    October 30, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    Educators hear about how to protect children from human trafficking at the Human Trafficking Summit Nov. 5 from 8 a.m.-2 …
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  5. HCDE Honors 5 Area Media Representatives with Media Honor Roll 2019 Awards

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    October 28, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    Harris County Department of Education named five media representatives to the 2019 Media Honor Roll for 2019.   Representatives being honored …
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  6. HCDE Salutes 4 Principals During National Principals Month

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    October 17, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    Harris County Department of Education celebrated National Principals Month during October. Our four school leaders are put in the spotlight …
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  7. Afterschool Infused by City Connections Funding to Promote Youth Safety Via CASE for Kids

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    September 26, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    Afterschool in Houston this school year receives a $770,000 funding infusion through City Connections, monies from the city of Houston. …
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  8. HCDE Board Lowers Property Tax Rate as ‘Good Stewards for Taxpayers’

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    September 23, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    With the welfare of county taxpayers in mind, Harris County Department of Education’s Board of Trustees voted for a fifth …
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  9. From Student to Teacher: Story of English Language Learner’s Success Inspires His Adult Students

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    September 3, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    When adult learner Emmanuel Nieves Aviles returned to school 10 years ago, the native Spanish speaker never dreamt he would …
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  10. Back-to-School Resource: HCDE Compiles 2019-2020 School Calendars from 25 Harris County Districts

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    August 12, 2019 by HCDE-Texas

    Calendar: https://bit.ly/2KLnq9R Key dates for the 2019-2020 school year for all 25 Harris County school districts are available through Harris …
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