Issa Dadoush

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    October 3, 2013

    Everyone Says They Want the Best for North Forest Students, As Long As They Stand to Benefit.

    HISD didn't just absorb North Forest out of the goodness of its heart. There's some real benefits in the acquisition to the mega district and its superintendent. Hopefully for the kids as well.

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2010

    Lee High School Is Sinking!!

    Photo courtesy wikipedia Lee High School: Bricks started falling from the facade​Lee High School is almost 50 years old, and it doesn't seem to be aging well.In fact, it's sinking.Worse, the two distinct parts of the building are sinking at different rates."The building has been declared sa ... More >>

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    June 30, 2010

    HISD Maintenance Department Receives A Low Grade

    Photo by Margaret DowningIssa Dadoush is already fielding a lot of calls from principals about his plans to reallocate custodians​A just-released independent study of the Houston ISD's maintenance department came up with 23 key points that it says should change in the operation of the district's C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2010

    HISD's Maintenance Department: Where's the Can Do?

    HISD's maintenance department needs some fixing up​Houston ISD's maintenance department, officially known as the Construction and Facility Services Department suffers from low morale, a lack of any kind of plan, and hasn't had an appraisal review for more than two years. Some "interim managers" h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2009

    Houston Touts Its Clean-Air Credentials (Yes, Dammit, We Do Have Them)

    Photo courtesy GHCVB​Everyone knows that Houston is the smog-riddled energy capital of the world, so it was with a touch of irony that the annual Clean Air Through Energy Efficiency Conference awards were announced this afternoon in Houston.Attendees from across Texas and other states, munching on ... More >>

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    October 7, 2004
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    September 9, 2004

    Business as Usual

    Despite a deregulated energy market, Houston is sticking with the home team