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Dripping Springs Middle School teacher charged with inappropriate communication with students

Dripping Springs Middle Schools teacher Kevin McLean has been arrested on seven charges related to inappropriate communication with minors. (Hays County Sheriff's Office)

Kevin McLean, a 30-year-old teacher and coach at Dripping Springs Middle School, has been arrested after allegedly communicating inappropriately with a minor.

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Austin teacher gets candid about frustrations with AISD


Editor's Note: This story is a first-person account from an Austin ISD teacher who has asked to remain anonymous for fear of potentially losing her job.

Teacher burnout is real. I have worked in Austin ISD for more than 15 years, and I have seen it all.

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1,000 Austin ISD employees not paid due to 'glitch' amid rallies for higher pay

Austin ISD employees and others gathered for higher pay at the district headquarters Thursday. (Education Austin/Twitter)

A day after Austin ISD teachers rallied for higher pay, over 1,000 employees say they haven't received their Friday paycheck.

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