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The Galveston County Daily News : Education

September 1, 2014

Education

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Santa Fe 2nd-graders build part of world’s tallest toy

SANTA FE — Playing with toys is not something Amy Miller would normally allow in her class. With a chance for her R.J. Wollam second graders to be part of a possible world record, though, she made an exception on Friday.

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CCISD creates chance to dream
Posted: September 01, 2014

The 2014-15 school year is underway, and we could not be more enthusiastic about the state of education in the Clear Creek Independent School District.

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Working summer lab gives great experience for teenager
Posted: September 01, 2014

Back in 2007, I was just a teenage girl looking for a cool summer job. So when my dad and Dr. Tom Linton suggested that I become a lab assistant at the Coastal Geology Lab at Texas A&M University at Galveston, I wasn’t sure what to expect.

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Tip from a teacher: Believe in your students
Posted: September 01, 2014

A perfect combination for a successful year is for parents to believe in their child’s teacher, teachers to believe in their students and students to believe in themselves.

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DISD enrollment tops 10,000 students
Posted: September 01, 2014

The first week of the 2014-15 school year in the Dickinson Independent School District brought two exciting accomplishments.

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LMISD carefully designs curriculum
Posted: September 01, 2014

Our students have arrived here in the La Marque Independent School District and now it is time to execute our core focus — academic achievement.

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Community education of ballot wording works for GISD
Posted: September 01, 2014

Over the last few weeks, voters visited the polls to cast their ballot in Galveston ISD’s tax ratification election in which the district asked for permission to raise the maintenance and operations tax rate by two cents.

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UHCL begins 1st year as 4-year university
Posted: September 01, 2014

HOUSTON — Big changes are afoot at the University of Houston-Clear Lake. Last week, classes began for UHCL’s first freshmen and sophomores, completing the school’s transition from an upper-level undergraduate school to a full-fledged four-year university.

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Community college consortium enjoys ExxonMobil partnership
Posted: September 01, 2014

ExxonMobil celebrated on Aug. 22 the announcement of a multibillion-dollar ethane cracker construction project at its Baytown complex and marked the occasion by recognizing 30 community college scholarship recipients who plan to pursue petrochemical careers.

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