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05/06/2019 - 23:16
Historic Day for Texas Education
05/06/2019 - 15:30
STAAR exams from the Texas Education Agency containing profanity did not make their way to El Paso, several area school districts said.
TBB Staff
05/06/2019 - 12:51
the Excellence in Education Awards program in cooperation with the Texas Association of School Administrators in 2002 as a positive way to
By Kimberly Reeves
05/06/2019 - 10:35
session, with school officials dissatisfied with answers from the Texas Education Agency about reading levels on the test, which reporter
by Michelle Vargas
05/06/2019 - 06:23
an adequate or effective way to judge student success or teacher performance,” said Texas State Teachers Association Spokesman Clay Robison.
External Resource
04/26/2019 - 07:48
classrooms. Climate change doesn’t come up often in Texas classrooms. Texas Freedom Network spokesman Dan Quinn said one reason is that
04/26/2019 - 06:05
out of pocket. Tim Lee, the executive director of the Texas Retired Teachers Association, said members would prefer to receive steady cost-
04/26/2019 - 04:20
and Associates, formerly deputy associate finance commissioner at the Texas Education Agency. A third attempt in the Senate Bettencourt
Express-News Editorial Board
04/26/2019 - 00:27
April 4. The beleaguered district is again being investigated by the Texas Education Agency. less Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1
04/25/2019 - 22:00
said. Students who attended Texas A&M University at Galveston are eligible for the scholarships. The school called the scholarship a
Liz Teitz
04/25/2019 - 18:22
Four charter school operators applied to the Texas Education Agency this spring to open new schools in the Bexar County area.
by Christian Flores
04/25/2019 - 16:00
two years from now. It really looks at how we refinance public education in Texas," Zarifis said. Zarifis says the two primary aspects of
HPM Digital Team
04/25/2019 - 14:40
initial application for the accreditation in March. The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board approved UH’s medical doctor degree last
04/25/2019 - 13:47
slate of bills intended to slow this growth and make higher education more affordable for Texas students and families. Facing a $10 billion
By Jane Stueckemann, Staff writer
04/25/2019 - 12:43
ISD was ranked as the second most productive school district in Texas by the Education Resource Group. Here, seniors from high school around
04/25/2019 - 12:37
deferred building maintenance. The report’s release comes as the Texas Senate Education Committee is set on Thursday to consider House Bill
PA News
04/25/2019 - 12:00
to The News AUSTIN — The average cost of a college education in Texas has skyrocketed since lawmakers gave college boards of regents the
Christina Morales
04/25/2019 - 08:08
on getting the State of Texas to pay their fair share of funding for public education, expanding access to healthcare for Texas families,
04/25/2019 - 05:00
2019 Blue Ribbon Schools recognition through the Texas Education Agency. There were 26 Texas schools nominated for the national honor with
Silas Allen
04/25/2019 - 04:25
among community colleges, four-year universities and the Texas Coordinating Board for Higher Education. With the support of all three, West
Austin Sanders
04/25/2019 - 00:01
-18 school year, the National Education Association ranked Texas 37th among the states). Moreover, education advocates are excited about how
Aliyya Swaby Texas Tribune
04/24/2019 - 22:58
and Associates, formerly deputy associate finance commissioner at the Texas Education Agency. A third attempt in the Senate Bettencourt
Todd Ackerman
04/24/2019 - 19:25
. UH cleared the first hurdle in October, approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. The biggest hurdle is accreditation by
By Kristen Barton kbarton@news-journal.com
04/24/2019 - 17:17
final approval. The modifications are a requirement from the Texas Education Agency before full approval is given. The modifications
Roy Kent, Staff writer
04/24/2019 - 15:43
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04/24/2019 - 15:13
she was actually from the U.S. Being in Texas, she said she always knew college education was within reach. Now she’s considering studying
Julie Chang
04/24/2019 - 13:51
agenda by the Legislature this session to address education finance-related issues. The Texas House earlier this month passed a school
Cliff Saunders
04/24/2019 - 04:14
find more ways to have more accessible education for people and that sort of thing.” Texas Republican strategist Matt Mackowiak says Warren
04/24/2019 - 00:01
and it’s a leading indicator of the large imbalances in Texas’ funding of public education. The House version leaves the pay raise decisions
Julie Chang @JulieChang1
04/15/2019 - 09:31
some pay raise,” said Monty Exter, lobbyist for the Association of Texas Professional Educators, which has been a cheerleader for SB 3. Sen.
By Paul Cobler, Austin Bureau
04/15/2019 - 08:51
online said the state should provide 50% or more of public school funding. Texas currently funds about 36% and the Legislature’s proposed $9
04/15/2019 - 06:46
recent years because of rising health insurance costs,” Clay Robison, spokesman for the Texas State Teachers Association, told PolitiFact.
ROBERT NICHOLS/Contributing writer
04/15/2019 - 00:30
services. Specifically, the U.S. Department of Education has found Texas is in violation of a federal statute prohibiting states from
Savana Dunning
04/14/2019 - 23:22
college completion rates, a panel of three Texas higher education leaders, hosted Friday by The Texas Tribune, discussed how the state can
Forrest Milburn Texas Tribune
04/14/2019 - 22:23
relief,” said Clay Robison, a spokesman at the Texas State Teachers Association. “Educators’ modest paychecks are being increasingly eroded.
Emily Foxhall
04/14/2019 - 21:14
in the state have received waivers for low attendance days from the Texas Education Agency so far this school year because of safety issues,
04/13/2019 - 23:54
“hugely problematic.” Noel Candelaria, president of the Texas State Teachers Association, which opposes the expansion of charter schools in
Editorial Board, Corpus Christi Caller-Times
04/13/2019 - 08:00
's children's educations are important? Because Texas should be a leader in quality of education? Finally, take a harder look at Abbott,
04/13/2019 - 00:58
Culbertson, a spokeswoman for the Texas Education Agency, told CNN that previous education standards released in Texas, including in 2009,
Luis Montoya
04/03/2019 - 09:59
The state needs to increase investment to improve the quality of public education in Texas.” Eddie Anaya, an executive committee member for