HISD trustee members address concerns TEA will close local schools

HOUSTON — The Houston ISD Board of Trustee held a press conference Wednesday afternoon to address concerns related to information released this week that several schools are in jeopardy of being closed and the district being taken over by a board of managers appointed by the Texas Education Agency.

Board President Wanda Adams and Board Member Rhonda Skillern-Jones will be leading the briefing, which was held at the Hattie Mae White Education Support Center.