Category Archives: Education

Exchange students collecting fond memories

This story, which ran in March 2009, about Houston and its residents as seen through the eyes of international exchange students visiting host families here began as an idea I pitched to a neighborhood sections editor of the Houston Chronicle … Continue reading

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Learning is what’s cooking at Ernie’s Bistro

Along with covering school board meetings, neighborhood news coverage as a Houston Chronicle reporter also gave me the opportunity to visit schools and get a first-hand look at students accomplishing wonderful things.  I found the Alief Independent School District’s food … Continue reading

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