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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Online Learning Director at HCDE Helps Train Teachers to Be ‘Virtual Best’

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    August 6, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    As virtual learning director Dr. Colina Poullard trains teachers at Harris County Department of Education’s Schools Division in upcoming weeks, …
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  7. Choice Partners Food Co-op to Supply Prepackaged Food Items to Meet District Needs During Pandemic

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    July 30, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    In late spring as school districts shut down from the pandemic, Choice Partners food co-op assistant director Trisha Prestigiacomo began …
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  8. Teacher Training Program at HCDE Includes Preparing Teachers to Be Virtual Educators

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    July 22, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    Preparing teachers to be virtual educators is a relatively new task for the team of education professionals who staff the …
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  9. Comprehensive Afterschool Programs Urged to Apply for $550,787 in Funding through CASE for Kids Partnership Project

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    July 22, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    An afterschool visit from two master gardeners transforms an elementary school outdoor garden into a science experiment. Through an afterschool …
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  10. HCDE Board Approves $174.5 Million 2020-2021 Budget

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    July 17, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    The Harris County Department of Education Board of Trustees approved a $174.5 million budget for the 2020-2021 school year Wednesday, …
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