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This Year’s STAAR Test Will Start Factoring Into School Accountability Scores Once Again

Elementary school students begin taking the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness test this week, and those scores will factor into school district accountability ratings this year. That's making a lot of folks worried.
Architecture & Design

How The Pandemic Changed What We Wear to Work—Not Just Where We Work

Remote working may push heels and ties out of our work attire forever. Corgan's Lindsay Wilson weighs in on how this could impact office design.
By Lindsay Wilson
Retail Store

How the Pandemic Challenged Retail Real Estate

What consumers said they would feel comfortable doing within two months after a reduction in the spread of the virus.

Carrie Freeman Parsons on the Power of Authenticity

The Freeman Chair of the Board took over the family business in 2019. This year she had to do the unthinkable: furlough the majority of her staff.
By Edited by Plamedie Ifasso
Commercial Real Estate

6 Strategies to Make A Long-Term Real Estate Decision in an Uncertain Market

For starters, negotiate liberal sublease rights, says Transwestern Principal Michael Griffin.
By Michael Griffin


Trains at NorthPark

Conversation With: Ronald McDonald House of Dallas CEO Jill Cumnock

As the nonprofit's cherished Trains at NorthPark event goes on, we talk about the challenges of fundraising during a pandemic.
By Ellie Beeck
Commercial Real Estate

Rethinking Space is Key to Commercial Real Estate Recovery

From touchless technology to the return of private offices, the issues associated with this pandemic pose an entirely new set of challenges, says TREC CEO Linda McMahon.