Austin’s nonstop rain Saturday did not hinder crowds signed up to attend SXSW. Rather, many of them showed up in full force and packed rooms beyond their capacities to hear some of SXSW’s top headliners speak.
The Hutto ISD board of trustees approved two memorandums of understanding that will phase the school district out of the Legacy Early College High School program and begin its own early college high school program.
The Hutto ISD board of trustees took no action on proposed budget cuts and revenue-generating measures March 8, deciding instead to schedule a budget workshop and special meeting March 29 at which time they could make decisions.
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan headlined the final day of the South by Southwest Education conference, offering his thoughts on educational technologies and fielding questions about the future of learning in the United States.
Landowners in Williamson County have formed the Texas Salamander Coalition, a nonprofit organization to represent people whose property value could be affected if United States Fish and Wildlife Service lists three salamander species as endangered.