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04/03/2019 - 08:47
. The average salary for a Texas educator is $54,122, according to the Texas Education Agency. Nationally,
04/03/2019 - 08:02
year in a 2018 survey by the Texas State Teachers Association. In the summer, 56
Rebecca Flores
04/03/2019 - 06:09
teacher groups opposed. House bill would increase education funding by $890 per student Texas House lays out school finance reform bill
Dawn Monroe
04/03/2019 - 01:21
Every year, students in Texas take the STAAR test, otherwise known as the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness. It’s a series of
Tim Holt
04/02/2019 - 23:02
they are, effectively, committing educational malpractice. The Texas state standards for education, known as the TEKS, specifically require
04/02/2019 - 22:00
to an analysis by the Texas House Public Education Committee released Monday. The analysis estimates that Texas City Independent School
David West Jr.
04/02/2019 - 20:15
Texas Legislature passed in 2017, mandates that Texas schools of higher education send out debt notifications regarding loan accumulation to
04/02/2019 - 19:47
on free speech 'SLAPP' lawsuits RELATED: Texas lawmakers approve measure to audit the STAAR test Sen. Bettencourt argued he only asked
Andrea Zelinski
04/01/2019 - 05:00
school staff. More people are calling the helpline at the Texas State Teachers Association asking whether they can leave their jobs early,
Jeremy Wallace
03/29/2019 - 08:21
House Public Education Committee, said in defending the House plan. Texas
Sara Johnson
03/28/2019 - 23:04
The Texas House Higher Education Committee approved a bill last week that would change the way colleges promote women’s health programs.
By: Luis Sanchez @LuisSanchezBatt
03/28/2019 - 21:42
school finance and property tax reform was signed off on by the Texas House Public Education Committee. Known as House Bill 3, the bill
Tate Owen
03/28/2019 - 21:27
dollars to fund their graduate medical education, also known as residency house training. The Texas Health and Human Services Commission
KIAH COLLIER, The Texas Tribune
03/28/2019 - 18:08
Texas Senate aligns with House on how much to spend on education, property tax reform By Kiah Collier, The Texas Tribune title="2019-03-28
03/28/2019 - 17:22
quality public education. And even if the Texas Supreme Court — in error, we believe — ruled that the way Texas funds public education is
TBB Staff
03/28/2019 - 13:30
- Encourages Community-Based Prevention Education and Training for Teachers, Caregivers, and Students Texas Border Business WASHINGTON- U
Aliyya Swaby, The Texas Tribune
03/28/2019 - 12:02
” free, appropriate public education, Kristin McGuire, who represents the Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education, told a panel
03/28/2019 - 11:07
certain area of study. Because students frequently change majors, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board would develop “meta-majors”,
Vicky Camarillo
03/28/2019 - 06:58
for the tuition waiver, Jeanne Stamp, project director at the Texas Homeless Education Office, said she expects colleges to push back. “For
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03/28/2019 - 06:30
included aligning curriculum and training for teachers. A 2017 Texas Education Agency study found small but "statistically significant"
Benita Lee
03/27/2019 - 23:35
by this massive weight is unfair.” Jolt Texas hosted its Power Up Summit to rally for affordable education and youth advocacy on March 1.
03/27/2019 - 22:51
we can, in order to open the opportunity of Texas Tech’s education to any student who’s interested in Texas Tech University," Logan said.
Rachel M. Cohen
03/27/2019 - 08:32
said spokesperson Rob D’Amico. Clay Robison, a spokesperson for the Texas State Teachers Association, told The Intercept his union is “very
03/26/2019 - 07:21
whose oversight responsibilities of Texas’ largest school district were also expanded Monday. Texas Education Commissioner Mike Morath sent
03/26/2019 - 05:48
in a unanimous 15-0 vote. If passed, the legislation would cost $1.8 billion a year, according to the Texas State Teachers Association.
03/26/2019 - 01:50
higher education more accessible and affordable for Texas students as they pursue education and training beyond high school,” said Texas
By Will Wright The Herald-Zeitung
03/26/2019 - 00:00
Texas Education Agency Commissioner Mike Morath on Friday delivered the last — and perhaps most impassioned speech — to end the 53rd annual
Alia Malik
03/25/2019 - 21:59
All partnership applications must be submitted to the Texas Education Agency by April 1 for approval. The state intends to rule on all
Steffi Lee
03/25/2019 - 18:31
reduces the retention costs the districts have to pay for,” said Dr. Angela Valenzuela, director of the Texas Center for Education Policy.
Mimi Swartz
03/25/2019 - 16:58
and Sinclair’s new paper could cause additional legislative migraines for the Texas Education Agency and its commissioner, Mike Morath, who
Melissa B. Taboada
03/25/2019 - 15:41
and increase the state revenue it receives. If approved by the Texas Education Agency, the agreement would allow the two partners to receive
Julie Chang
03/25/2019 - 14:55
to the pension system. Some teacher groups like the Texas State Teachers Association and the Texas American Federation of Teachers have not
By Donna McCollum
03/25/2019 - 14:24
important responsibilities to the governing boards of Texas’ institutions of higher education, including setting campus admissions standards
Andrew Wilson
03/25/2019 - 12:06
Program and senior research associate in the Center for Mathematics and Science Education at Texas A&M and a butterfly enthusiast, said in
Paul J. Weber .
03/25/2019 - 08:51
, it's going to fall on Republicans." Texas is in the middle of the pack nationally in classroom funding for the state's 5.5 million public
Gina Hinojosa
03/25/2019 - 08:22
often, even for committing the same infractions as their peers. The Texas Education Agency’s data for the 2016-2017 school year shows that
03/25/2019 - 02:35
to invest in necessary training and education for subsequent generations. Through events like Texas Career and Technical Education (CTE)
John Sharp, Chancellor, Texas A&M University System
03/21/2019 - 07:00
shortage. Why there's a shortage Data from the Texas Education Agency shows Texas faces an increasingly tight supply of teachers. Since
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03/21/2019 - 02:00
, a group of businesses, local governments and higher education institutions in North Texas. He wrote this column for the Dallas Morning
Alyssa Goard
03/20/2019 - 23:12
' laws around hazing. They testified before the Texas House of Representatives Committee on Higher Education Wednesday in favor of HB1482,