Raising kids who read

Raising kids who read

Why is it important to expose babies, toddlers, and younger children to the world of books? Why is it important to read aloud to babies and toddlers? ...

June 8th, 2018 |  


There really is no place like home

There really is no place like home

The ink’s barely even dry on your diploma, and I bet you are already making some pretty bold claims about your future. I’ll also bet very ...

June 6th, 2018 |  


What’s on your bucket list?

What’s on your bucket list?

Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman popularized the Bucket List expression in their 2007 film. Two terminally ill men rush off on a spontaneous road tri...

June 6th, 2018 |  



Guarding against China’s security threats

Guarding against China’s security threats

Last month in the Senate Banking Committee, we passed my bipartisan legislation to give our country more tools to respond to foreign investments from ...

June 5th, 2018 |  


Is common sense uncommon?

Is common sense uncommon?

Do you ever feel out of touch with reality? I’ve felt that way several times in the past month, as some actions I’ve witnessed make no sen...

June 5th, 2018 |  


When is enough enough?

To the Editor:When is enough enough?We are already paying $20 tax per license plate and now the county wants to add another $5! Keep in mind that Comm...

June 3rd, 2018 |  


EDITORIAL ROUNDUP

May 30• The Dallas Morning News on how immigrant children are dealt with in the United States:“Probably” isn’t a word you want...

June 3rd, 2018 |  


Automation is flushed with success

Automation is flushed with success

Do you remember the first time you approached an automatic door? You walked up to it and with a noise that sounds like a loud sigh, the mechanism sens...

June 3rd, 2018 |  


EDITORIAL ROUNDUP

May 30• The Dallas Morning News on how immigrant children are dealt with in the United States:“Probably” isn’t a word you want...

June 1st, 2018 |  


The same-old, same-old

The same-old, same-old

As I have written in previous articles, one of the perks (or curses, as the case may be) of being a school superintendent is that I receive legislativ...

June 1st, 2018 |