"That's invaluable and empowering to teachers," said Timothy Holt, EPISD
director of instructional services.
In parallel, through a strong partnership with EPISD
, curriculum lead writers and master science teachers at UTEP are creating curriculum modules that address local and regional air quality.
Grant Goal 2: Empower EPISD
schools, parents, and communities to take active roles in building a rigorous academic environment through planning, articulation, and partnerships.
Circumstances changed quickly as Garcia took office, when an FBI corruption investigation that began in 2004 targeted the president and other members of the EPISD
State oversight of EPISD
to end next week, El Paso Times
TEA investigating attendance, credit recovery at EPISD
, El Paso Times
administrator sentenced to five years supervised probation for role in cheating scandal, El Paso Times
* Feds decline civil rights investigation of EPISD
cheating scandal (El Paso Times): "Department of Education won't take action on potential civil rights violations from cheating at El Paso Independent School District because they occurred prior to the last six months, two top department officials told U.S.
* 3 bills inspired by EPISD
scandal sail through Texas Senate (El Paso Times): "Three reform bills filed in response to the massive cheating scandal at the El Paso Independent School District sailed to passage in the Texas Senate on Wednesday."
Audit: Cheating made many EPISD
schools 'diploma mills', El Paso Times
"What happened at EPISD
as far as how they held the students back, was all because TEA allowed that to happen," he said.
monitored bridges: Officials took pictures of students entering US, El Paso Times