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David DeMatthews & David S. Knight, Texas Perspectives
06/19/2019 - 07:00
sessions as well as in regulations and oversight enacted by the Texas Education Agency. We can do this by electing politicians who value
06/19/2019 - 06:29
, the Texas A&M University System and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board have been financial supporters of The Texas Tribune, a
ROSS RAMSEY, The Texas Tribune
06/19/2019 - 06:21
to drop. More than half (53%) said Texas spends too little on primary and secondary education, an opinion held by a majority of Democrats (
Texas Tribune Staff
06/19/2019 - 00:01
coverage Watch: A conversation with Texas Rep. Dan Huberty, Public Education Committee chair Point of Order: Texas and the sexes Gov.
By Louis San Miguel, LMTonline.com / Laredo Morning Times
06/18/2019 - 23:01
a yearly basis in order to "spark dialogue on the quality of public education across Texas," according to the group's website. The schools
06/18/2019 - 22:50
Jaiver Ruiz, president of the local chapter of the Texas State Teachers Association, told the board he would like to see hourly employees
By Brandi Addison, MRT.com/Midland Reporter-Telegram
06/18/2019 - 18:40
be required to distribute nearly one-third of its budget to the Texas Education Agency. Because MISD has been labeled a Chapter 49 district
Brittany Britto
06/18/2019 - 17:40
2020 semesters. It is the fifth scholarship of its kind distributed to higher education systems in southeast Texas this year. “Lone Star
Express-News Editorial Board
06/18/2019 - 17:21
added to the university’s reputation. UTSA is a leader in higher education in South Texas, but its students are not all from Texas. They
Posted By Raul Plata
06/18/2019 - 17:13
later this year. HB 3 - School Finance Reform click to enlarge Texas' education system has struggled with its finances as of late. This
06/18/2019 - 07:00
said. The bill also establishes the Texas Child Mental Health Consortium to leverage higher education expertise in the state to improve the
06/18/2019 - 05:48
a framework of tax cuts having the priority. Texas ranks 47th, almost dead last, in education. Texas kids rank near the bottom in a lack of
Liz Teitz;Krista Torralva
05/29/2019 - 08:57
Texas school funding reforms please San Antonio-area superintendents
Jeremy Blackman;Susan Carroll
05/29/2019 - 06:20
dollars for students. For decades, Texas was criticized for failing to adequately and fairly fund public education, prompting a string of
Emily Donaldson
05/29/2019 - 06:00
to us.’ There is a lot in the bill that needs rule-making [from the Texas Education Agency] and a lot of it that needs fleshing out.” Local
Jim Schutze
05/29/2019 - 04:21
districts “met the standard” (passed) the 2017 State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) exams. But of the kids in the same
By Ross Ramsey Columnist
05/29/2019 - 04:00
still fall well short of paying for half the cost of public education in Texas. State leaders celebrated making a deal on a tough piece of
Tim Holt
05/28/2019 - 23:59
in my family. My wife completed her Master’s in Education from the University of Texas at Arlington, having only visited the campus to
Jason Whitely
05/28/2019 - 22:32
,” Loneragan said. If Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board approve it, construction could begin this fall.
05/28/2019 - 19:28
Biden makes first Texas trip as a 2020 presidential candidate, pitching new education plan
Todd Ackerman
05/28/2019 - 19:25
a College of Medicine and authorizing staff to apply for Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board approval and for LCME accreditation.
05/28/2019 - 18:16
a license to applicants after completing their education requirement, whereas the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation estimated
Marlane Rodriguez
05/28/2019 - 15:47
grade level. Also, no tests would be administered Monday, and the Texas Education Agency will need to come up with a pilot to replace the
Natali Castillo
05/28/2019 - 13:42
a press release. Zaffirini's legislation addresses improving Texas' guardianship system, higher education, legal aid services for veterans,
By MIKE COPELAND mcopeland@wacotrib.com
05/27/2019 - 22:30
has been active in missionary work, community service, and Christian education," Texas Marker No. 4444 concluded. The marker, dated 1986,
Jack Fink
05/27/2019 - 20:56
a lot. We wanted to change the course and trajectory of education funding in the state of Texas and we did exactly that.” As part of the
Stephanie Federico
05/27/2019 - 17:30
, Paxton had not publicly commented about why Texas didn't sign on. The Department of Education has identified 42,000 veterans who qualify
Silas Allen
05/27/2019 - 04:21
is an incredibly important step for Texas," he said. "The University of Texas System embraces it completely." Education Texas Legislature
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05/22/2019 - 06:00
or degree within six years, according to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Easing transfers Transferring college credits
05/22/2019 - 02:40
licenses denied due to student loan debt, according to the Texas Education Agency. Texas ranks second in highest college debt in the nation
05/22/2019 - 00:00
Letters: Cursive writing, education, Vietnam veterans, Confederate monuments, tariffs, Texas Legislature
Edgar Walters Texas Tribune
05/21/2019 - 22:28
and Republicans, makes up an important source of public school funding. The Texas comptroller estimates it will bring in roughly $8 billion
By Peter Dawson
05/21/2019 - 19:18
Census Bureau and the National Center for Education Research. HoustonChronicle.com reveals Texas unemployment numbers and jobs added across
Brittany Britto
05/21/2019 - 18:59
than needed, according to a report by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Texas state Senate passes college transfer bill “We
05/21/2019 - 13:52
at Connally Junior High. Both school district police and the Texas Education Agency are investigating. Simpson resigned in November 2018,
Posted By Sanford Nowlin
05/21/2019 - 13:36
ban foreign ownership of the Alamo and displayed shock during an education hearing that Texas doesn't teach creationism in public schools.
Emily Donaldson
05/21/2019 - 12:34
such as hiring a superintendent and filling a board vacancy. The Texas Education Agency appointed five managers who took the place of the
Krista Torralva
05/21/2019 - 12:30
Texas education officials will let three more elected trustees take their seats on the Edgewood Independent School District board starting
Steffi Lee
05/21/2019 - 11:41
the emergency operation plan and best practices identified by the Texas Education Agency, Texas School Safety Center or a safety or security
By RJ Marquez - Digital Content Curator, Valerie Gomez - Video Editor, Andrew Wilson - Digital Producer
05/21/2019 - 10:32
success. Others say the test is just too advanced. But the Texas Education Agency tells KSAT it is confident the agency's assessments are