Texas Youth Commission http://tpr.org en College Week Aims To Remove Barricades From Higher Learning http://tpr.org/post/college-week-aims-remove-barricades-higher-learning <p></p><p>The city is in the middle of a week-long list of events to motivate residents of all ages - from elementary to high school and beyond - to go to college.</p><p>On Monday, Mayor Julián Castro reminded people on the steps of City Hall about the city’s commitment to education.</p><p>"San Antonians set a bold goal," he said. "That goal was to make the biggest turnaround in educational achievement any big city has seen in a decade."</p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 21:20:57 +0000 Ryan Loyd 10588 at http://tpr.org College Week Aims To Remove Barricades From Higher Learning Texans at the DNC, Party Power Changes and Juvenile Justice http://tpr.org/post/texans-dnc-party-power-changes-and-juvenile-justice <p>More from the Democratic National Convention from TPR's Ryan Loyd. Is Texas on the verge of being a fertile ground for Democratic candidates? The Quorum Report's Harvey Kronberg shares his thoughts on future elections in Texas. An update on the Texas juvenile justice system five years since the scandal broke at the Texas Youth Commission.</p><p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 17:26:39 +0000 David Martin Davies 627 at http://tpr.org Texans at the DNC, Party Power Changes and Juvenile Justice