The goal for many districts is to provide a learning management system that acts as a single point of connection for parents, students and teachers, said Tracy Weeks, director of K-12 education for the online learning platform Canvas.
Here's a list of some upcoming events taking place in Frisco and online over the next several weeks.
The statement was released after Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton earlier this week said that local districts have the sole authority to close schools due to the ongoing pandemic.
The city of Plano will end a nearly five-year legal battle to preserve its comprehensive development plan.
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This fall, the community college will offer on-site and remote learning options as well as combinations of the two.
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In the next few months, landscaping work will take place on both streets, as will the installation of pedestrian features and walls at the corners of Main and Mill streets.
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Dallas County is reporting a 6% decrease in positive cases from the previous week.
Plano's active coronavirus case total rises 80% since July 22 as Collin County hospitalizations trend downward
The rise in active cases in Plano has not been reflective of the population needing treatment in area hospitals, which declined in the past seven days.
The saliva tests will be offered to all residents of North Texas, regardless of county or city of residence, though pre-registration is required.
Total housing market inventory in Plano was down 36% from June of 2019. Explore sale prices by ZIP code in the chart inside.
The July 31 ruling by U.S. District Judge Sean D. Jordan granted the school district’s motion for summary judgment and dismissed all claims for lack of jurisdiction.
The community center offers a space for guests who wish to play board games, card games or participate in tournaments.
The district will create its own curriculum for the additional courses, the update said.
The city chose to delay the meeting to wait on a more compete property tax roll report from the Denton Central Appraisal District, a July 30 release said.
In the McKinney area, a total of 2,971 businesses have received PPP loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration.
The city of Plano has scheduled a special meeting to discuss a path forward in the Plano Tomorrow lawsuit just days before a court’s deadline for staff to submit a referendum petition to council members.
Grapevine-Colleyville, Carroll ISDs update opening plans for in-person, virtual instruction in the fall
Carroll ISD announced July 29 it will proceed to offer both in-person and virtual classes starting Aug. 24.
Frisco plans to spray for mosquitoes Aug. 1-2 near Cottonwood Creek Greenbelt after a sixth local mosquito pool tested positive for West Nile virus.
More than 12,000 responses chose the in-person option as the district prepares to resume face-to-face learning at some point during the 2020-21 school year.
Cookie Society has over 70 cookie flavors, and the menu rotates eight to 10 flavors each week to highlight every option throughout the year.
As mortgage interest rates have dropped to historically low levels, homebuyers are more motivated to purchase a home.
The contractor is currently working on the third of six phases of the project.