Category Archives: Uncategorized

  1. Former ABS East student transforms his life through the game of chess

    Leave a comment

    July 20, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    Many are familiar with the game of black and white squares, pawns, knights, kings, and queens, but only those who …
    Continue reading

  2. Teen Debaters Use Virtual Summer Camp to Hone Art of Persuasion

    Leave a comment

    July 20, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    Newbie debate student Emily Reyes is impassioned about issues like human rights and equal access for students with special needs. …
    Continue reading

  3. HCDE’s first-ever School Equity Boot Camp illuminates the path for educators

    Leave a comment

    July 20, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    Last week, Harris County Department of Education’s Center for Safe and Secure Schools hosted its first-ever School Equity Boot Camp, …
    Continue reading

  4. ABS West’s inaugural All-Earth Ecobot Challenge Day caps off with big smiles

    Leave a comment

    July 20, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    On July 15, Academic and Behavior School West celebrated the culmination of the school’s very first All-Earth Ecobot Challenge with …
    Continue reading

  5. Tech-loving student competes in first-ever All-Earth Ecobot Challenge hosted by ABS West and CASE for Kids

    Leave a comment

    July 20, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    For tech-savvy special education students like Cameron King, the All-Earth Ecobot Challenge hosted by Academic and Behavior School West in …
    Continue reading

  6. Recovery high school Fortis Academy welcomes new principal

    Leave a comment

    July 9, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    An unconventional school requires a multifaceted leader, someone with a caring, service-orientated nature. Travita Slay Godfrey brings those qualities to …
    Continue reading

  7. Highpoint student gets ultimate wish-list item from HCDE teacher: adoption

    Leave a comment

    July 9, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    Three years ago, HCDE Highpoint School student Isaac Devin Courtney was in reading class with teacher Maria McLean, stuck on …
    Continue reading

  8. Harris County Commissioners present first-ever County Connections Youth Summer Initiative awardees with checks

    Leave a comment

    July 1, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    Over the past two weeks, Harris County commissioners from all four precincts presented checks to County Connections Youth Summer initiative …
    Continue reading

  9. GED student Madison overcomes health, academic roadblocks along the path to success

    Leave a comment

    June 30, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    Rhanda Madison’s quest to earn her GED was anything but easy. The determined grandmother started her journey five years ago, …
    Continue reading

  10. You may see ones and zeros, but Rizwan Hussain sees a way forward for students

    Leave a comment

    June 30, 2021 by HCDE-Texas

    Where most see numbers, Rizwan Hussain sees a map to the past, present, and future. “Data tell a story,” he …
    Continue reading

Enter your email address to follow our news blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Contact Us

Have a question or suggestion for our news team? Email us! communications@hcde-texas.org