Tag: Northside ISD

We the People [PART 3]: Denise, Shannan, Deneatra

We the People [PART 3]: Denise, Shannan, Deneatra

This series is about people who have been compelled to activism, and what got them there. By the time I meet them, two things are usually true about the parents of Texas public school students who learn differently. 1) They are exceptionally well-informed and armed to the teeth with documentation, and 2) they’re pissed. Granted,…

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San Antonio to Charters and ISDs: Let’s get together

San Antonio to Charters and ISDs: Let’s get together

The common misconception that the city plays an active role in public education may stem from the fact that both are essentially financed through property tax. San Antonio residents have watched their property taxes increase significantly since 2014, as average property value assessments climbed by seven percent in 2014, 11 percent in 2015, seven percent…

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