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80th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 208, Chapter 199

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to the eligibility of students enrolled in joint credit or concurrent enrollment programs for extracurricular activities and University Interscholastic League competitions.
Date: 2007-03/2007-05
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Clip: UIL Grades]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story by reporter Linda Frederick about the 1985 School Reform Bill and its influence on Dallas and Fort Worth teachers who are putting more emphasis on grades and objective testing than creativity and classroom discussion. This story includes footage of students in classrooms, an interview with an unidentified woman, and an interview with an unidentified man who relates this focus on objectivity to the No Pass No Play rule and recent incidents at Carter High School. This story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: November 15, 1988
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections