Ken King http://hppr.org en Texas Panhandle Lawmakers Mostly Uncontested in Primaries… So Far http://hppr.org/post/texas-panhandle-lawmakers-mostly-uncontested-primaries-so-far <p>In Texas, a crowded field of hopefuls is expected for statewide offices in the March primaries.&nbsp; However, for most Texas Panhandle posts, those primary races are going uncontested. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 05:01:00 +0000 Adam Vos 23650 at http://hppr.org Texas Panhandle Lawmakers Mostly Uncontested in Primaries… So Far Texas Lawmaker Supports Blending Traditional and Online Learning http://hppr.org/post/texas-lawmaker-supports-blending-traditional-and-online-learning <p></p><p>State representative Ken King, R-Canadian, authored a bill to encourage a mixture of online virtual learning and traditional classroom learning reported <strong><a href="http://www.texastribune.org/2013/08/26/options-fulltime-online-instruction-expand-texas/?utm_source=feedly">The Texas Tribune</a></strong>.&nbsp; King said he added language limiting the number of tuition-free online classes students can take to three per year because of concerns that the legislation might lead to more full-time online schools in the state.</p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 20757 at http://hppr.org Texas Lawmaker Supports Blending Traditional and Online Learning