Aliyya Swaby

Public education and politics reporter @texastribune, professional crowd-sourcer, savory pie champion; Works for tips: aswaby@texastribune.org

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Texas may have again illegally reduced special education funding
November, 8 2018
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5th Circuit upholds feds' $33 million penalty for Texas decrease in special education funding
November, 8 2018
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Behind closed doors, Greg Abbott’s office has pitched a plan to fix Texas school finance
November, 2 2018
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Federal officials tell Texas to go beyond plan for special education overhaul
October, 19 2018
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Texas and the feds square off over $33 million in special education funds
October, 3 2018
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Texas spent less on students with disabilities. But did it break the law?
October, 1 2018
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Texas projects state funding for schools to drop as local revenue grows
September, 12 2018
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Texas won't pay to educate migrant kids in shelters. Now two charter schools are scrambling.
September, 6 2018
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Despite cost savings, retired teachers health care program still underwater
September, 5 2018
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State audit finds serious flaws in Texas Education Agency contracting process
September, 5 2018
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Texas Education Agency chooses familiar face to lead special education overhaul
August, 31 2018
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Texas teachers unions sue education agency over charter partnership law
August, 30 2018
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Texas has issued A-F grades for its school districts. Here's a look at what stands out.
August, 24 2018
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Betsy DeVos is considering allowing federal funds to arm teachers. Texas may have given her the idea.
August, 23 2018
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Texas school districts receive first official A-F grades. Look up how your district did here.
August, 15 2018
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“Harvey’s not over”: School’s about to start — but the trauma from Hurricane Harvey lingers
August, 13 2018
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Texas will soon release A-F grades for schools. Educators are organizing in opposition.
August, 8 2018
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Texas Education Agency starts contracting process for special education overhaul
July, 10 2018
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Texas Attorney general demands school district hand over controversial human sexuality curriculum
June, 29 2018
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Southwest Key may partner with Brownsville ISD to educate migrant students
June, 27 2018
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Special education advocates worry Texas governor's school safety plan will accelerate school-to-prison pipeline
June, 22 2018
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More standardized testing woes in Texas? A high-performing school says over 100 students got zeros on essays
June, 7 2018
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Texas Education Agency sets rules on how to exempt Hurricane Harvey-affected districts from state ratings
June, 6 2018
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Texas school administrators warn they need money for likely spike in special education
April, 16 2018
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Texas education officials promise focus on math, reading after “lagging” report card
April, 11 2018
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Texas education board approves course formerly known as Mexican-American studies
April, 11 2018
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A&M expert has educators asking: If Kansas schools need $2 billion, how much do Texas' need?
March, 28 2018
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Feds approve Texas school accountability plan that includes parts of A-F rating system
March, 26 2018
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In new plan, Texas Education Agency vows special education overhaul with limited dollars
March, 20 2018
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Will Texas school finance panel tell schools to do more with less? Some members think it’s predetermined
March, 16 2018
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In Texas elections, as in schools, participation is part of the grade
March, 13 2018
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After federal probe, parents say Texas districts lack funding, staff to help kids with dyslexia
February, 26 2018
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One Texas Board of Education primary result could spell a return to culture wars
February, 23 2018
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Texas denied thousands of students special ed services. Does the policy go back to George W. Bush's presidency?
February, 1 2018
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Texas board considers Mexican-American studies course, after two failed attempts at a textbook
January, 30 2018
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After no-bid deal falls apart, Texas Education Agency review calls for clearer contracting procedures
January, 26 2018
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Texas panel set to discuss school finance fix. Can they iron out lawmakers’ disagreements?
January, 22 2018
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Texas Education Agency releases plan to reform special education
January, 18 2018
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Texas attorney general says it's illegal for schools to bus kids to polling places
January, 17 2018
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After special education contract fiasco, Texas official considered for Massachusetts job
January, 16 2018
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Special education caps were the Texas Legislature's idea, educators say
January, 14 2018
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Feds say Texas illegally failed to educate students with disabilities
January, 11 2018
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Texas schools weathered Hurricane Harvey, political strife in 2017
December, 22 2017
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Texas education agency faces mounting questions over canceled special education contract
December, 20 2017
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Amid state cuts, a Texas high school football coach got a $20,000 raise. His district says he's earned it.
December, 19 2017
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Texas Education Agency ends controversial no-bid special education contract
December, 15 2017
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Texas lawmaker questions education group's tactics for getting out the vote
December, 15 2017
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Texas Education Agency waives some testing requirements for Harvey-affected students
December, 14 2017
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Disability rights advocates call for Texas to halt education data mining contract
December, 6 2017
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Without recovery funds, more than 50 Texas day cares close after Harvey
November, 27 2017
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Aliyya Swaby is a writer who has produced content for texastribune.org, ozy.com, and apps.texastribune.org
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