KUHF Conversations: HISD Superintendent Grier Lays Out District's Priorities For New School Year

This morning, about 200,000 students in the Houston Independent School District are starting the first day of class for the 2012-2013 school year. HISD is rolling out a new a curriculum, developed with input from teachers, to better reflect what students have to know for the STARR, and other standardized tests. KUHF's David Pitman recently sat down with Superintendent Dr. Terry Grier at HISD headquarters.
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David Pitman

Local Host, Morning Edition

The one question David hears most often isn't "What is it like to work for an NPR member station?" or "Have you ever met Terry Gross?" (he has)...