An Award for Our Writer
The National Association of Secondary School Principals has selected Houston Press staff writer Shaila Dewan as a recipient of a 1998 Benjamin Fine Award for Outstanding Education Reporting. Dewan received the award, which recognizes balanced reporting that explains complex education issues, for her article "Why Johnny Might Someday Be Able to Read," which appeared in the May 14, 1998 issue of the Press. The article discussed the work of Texas Reading Institute founder and neurologist Eldo Bergman, who helps schools implement the latest proven methods for helping the learning disabled.
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss Houston Press' biggest stories.
- J.J. Watt Is Damn Near Immortal, Wins Third NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award
Fri., Feb. 19, 6:00pm
Fri., Feb. 19, 6:30pm
Fri., Feb. 19, 8:00pm
Sat., Feb. 20, 1:00pm
- No, Houston Will Not Make a Lot of Money Hosting the Super Bowl
- Charged With a Crime? You Might Be Paying a Court Fee That Is Basically Un-Enforceable