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12/14/2018 - 09:33
1882, provide a two-year pause on accountability from the Texas Education Agency and prevent sanctions from the state related to House Bill
Odessa American oalife@oaoa.com
12/14/2018 - 03:00
between the ECISD Innovation Department and Texas Tech Health Sciences, ECISD students in Career and Technical Education (CTE) health
12/13/2018 - 22:30
. Greg Abbott. “Based on that legislation, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board adopted new rules that allowed certain community
Natalie Martinez, FOX 7 Austin
12/13/2018 - 21:48
. A concern for students who have spent thousands on their education. Texas RioGrande Legal Aid is offering free legal services to any
Asher Price
12/13/2018 - 18:37
the reimbursements they require for Harvey-related spending. The Texas Education Agency, for example, estimates the cost of reimbursements
12/13/2018 - 16:41
LUBBOCK, Texas - (Press Release) Diverse: Issues in Higher Education ranked Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) as one of
By Ruth Campbell rcampbell@oaoa.com
12/13/2018 - 13:24
the economy is changing so quickly. On funding, Paredes said the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board is asking for about $9.3 billion
Carlos Anchondo Texas Tribune
12/13/2018 - 10:56
employers and universities alike to rethink the industry’s education pipeline, a new article in the Texas Water Journal says. The shortage
Christie BybeeEanes school district
12/13/2018 - 10:46
it is the state’s responsibility to provide a substantial share of school funding, Texas relies heavily on local property taxes to fund our
TBB Staff
12/13/2018 - 10:13
is a critical investment in the education of our future leaders and will help ensure that South Texas children and their families have the
Austin Sanders
12/13/2018 - 00:24
, as well as whether the upcoming 86th Texas Legislature will offer any progress on school funding solutions that could ameliorate AISD's
By LAUREN DODD lauren.dodd@wacotrib.com
12/12/2018 - 19:30
. But Pam Fischer, president of the Waco chapter of the Texas State Teachers Association, said her concerns about previous incentive plans’
12/12/2018 - 18:15
plan for addressing both property tax escalation and school funding has drawn support from top Texas officials since he announced it nearly
From Staff Reports
12/12/2018 - 15:19
existing academic literature on the topic, discussions with the Texas Education Agency and UIL officials and extensive meetings with the
ALIYYA SWABY, The Texas Tribune
12/12/2018 - 06:40
pitched a plan to fix Texas school finance Lawmakers, education leaders discuss school finance in Texas This article originally appeared
12/12/2018 - 06:00
2019 school year we were awarded the Technology Lending Grant from the Texas Education Agency. Those funds along with Title IV funds and our
By Estephany Escobar, Reporter
12/11/2018 - 19:29
said. Currently, 61 percent of third-graders passed the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness. The district's goal is to have 83
TBB Staff
12/11/2018 - 15:54
an honor to be one of the few in Texas to offer our community an opportunity to earn a formal education in cybersecurity,” says Salinas. “We
12/11/2018 - 14:53
the Houston Independent School District to avoid a district takeover by the Texas Education Agency. “When our schools perform better and we
12/11/2018 - 13:28
2018 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS: Andrew M. Rosales - Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California Brenda Castillo - Texas Tech
Ken Herman
12/11/2018 - 12:14
idea. House Bill 496 would amend Subchapter A, Chapter 38 of the Texas Education Code to read as follows: “BLEEDING-CONTROL KIT PROGRAM. (a)
Andrea Zelinski
12/11/2018 - 11:37
council or the local school board, a post on the State Board of Education, a Texas House seat or the U.S. Congress, said Kimberly Caldwell,
News Release & Posted By Staff | newsweb@everythinglubbock.com
12/11/2018 - 10:22
2015. “As US PREP grows, the College of Education at Texas Tech University recognizes the tremendous opportunity to engage in partnerships
Jacob Carpenter
12/11/2018 - 06:00
state takeover of HISD’s school board. It is widely believed that Texas Education Agency leaders, who would decide which sanction to impose
Jim Forsyth
12/11/2018 - 05:04
has introduced HB 307 in the upcoming legislature session. It amends the Texas Education Code with the language 'the board of trustees of an
By Brittany Williams bmwilliams@news-journal.com
12/11/2018 - 00:15
and fully implement the “culture conscious” model. Under the Texas Education Agency’s academic rating system, Closing the Gaps takes a look
12/11/2018 - 00:00
the devastating storm last year, according to data from the Texas Education Agency. District spokeswoman Patti Hanssard said some families
12/10/2018 - 09:38
academics and counselors helped hook me up with programs at the University of Texas at Austin. Every summer time I could pass from Alice to
12/10/2018 - 09:15
3. From top administration to custodians and paraprofessionals, the Texas Association of School Boards will conduct a salary study for Ector
By Amber Stegall
12/10/2018 - 09:06
. A report was also made to the state educator licensing entity at the Texas Education Agency. Fulmer was employed as the new Head Girls'
12/10/2018 - 03:32
– Commissioner of Education Mike Morath announced last week that the Texas Education Agency (TEA) is accepting applications from school
Liam Sigler,&nbspChris Talgo
12/09/2018 - 23:20
again, there are many more) examples of government waste in education is the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLBA). At an average cost of $500 to
12/09/2018 - 18:11
a new survey released by the Texas Association of School Boards and the Texas Association of School Administrators. According to the Temple
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12/09/2018 - 06:00
,” said Stacey Silverman, deputy assistant commissioner for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. She lauded the public-private
By Ruth Campbell rcampbell@oaoa.com
12/09/2018 - 05:30
are historically overpaid or underpaid, Nelson said. Texas Association of School Boards also looks at experience levels within each pay
By Thomas H. Kreneck, For the Express-News
12/09/2018 - 00:35
to the Texas State Employees Union, the Texas AFT (American Federation of Teachers) Retiree Plus and the Texas Retired Teachers Association.
Express-News Editorial Board
12/09/2018 - 00:35
Saavedra’s tenure, governance issues on the board prompted the Texas Education Agency to assign a conservator to oversee district operations
By Mariah Medina - Digital Journalist
12/08/2018 - 20:59
students to inform us of any inappropriate behavior." The Texas Education Agency defines sexual assault according to the Texas Penal Code,
Sam Oser
12/08/2018 - 10:32
has pitched partnering the city with the failed schools. However, the Texas Education Agency (TEA), said that was not legal under current
12/07/2018 - 12:09
existing academic literature on the topic, discussions with the Texas Education Agency and UIL officials, and extensive meetings with the