Home » Today's Headlines



Today's Headlines

Ed Sterling
03/11/2019 - 17:18
reform legislation. House Bill 3 is called “The Texas Plan” by its author, House Public Education Committee Chair Dan Huberty, R-Houston.
By Andrew Turner
03/11/2019 - 16:28
testimony on Senate Bill 18 regarding freedom of expression at Texas higher education institutions. This has been commonly referred to as
HPM Digital Team
03/11/2019 - 16:22
they want to prioritize for public education in Texas. It’s a crucial moment in the state for school funding reform, since Governor Greg
by Melanie Torre
03/11/2019 - 16:09
I'm saying it's about time!" said Texas State Teachers Association President Noel Candelaria. Public school employees from all across the
Julie Chang
03/11/2019 - 14:24
emergency in Texas,” said Noel Candelaria, president of the Texas State Teachers Association, during a news conference ahead of the rally. “
03/11/2019 - 12:19
Texas Senate, House Bills on School Funding Explained
Written by Gardner Selby, Austin correspondent Connect with Gardner Selby Email
03/11/2019 - 11:57
out of luck, the advocates said. Noel Candelaria, president of the Texas State Teachers Association, said: "We're not willing to sell out
03/11/2019 - 06:01
with him, Lt. Governor Patrick, Speaker Bonnen, Chairman Huberty, and the entire legislature to reform the education system in Texas.
Written by Emily Villamar-Robbins, Contributor Connect with Emily Villamar-Robbins Email
03/11/2019 - 01:00
Villamar-Robbins is a member of the Texas Education Commissioner's Advisory Council on the Education of Gifted Students. She wrote this
By Brandi Addison brandi.addison@hearstnp.com
03/11/2019 - 00:11
Higher education presidents of Midland and Odessa colleges and the University of Texas of the Permian Basin have one goal in common: to
ALIYYA SWABY, The Texas Tribune
03/07/2019 - 07:51
for all school employees,” Noel Candelaria, president of the Texas State Teachers Association, said in a statement Tuesday. The dueling
By ALIYYA SWABY and CASSANDRA POLLOCK
03/07/2019 - 06:45
all school employees," said Noel Candelaria, president of the Texas State Teachers Association, in a statement after SB 3 passed Monday. "
Longview News-Journal
03/07/2019 - 04:00
fund community colleges Community colleges play a vital role in Texas, providing higher education for about half of all Texans who continue
by Texas Tribune Staff
03/07/2019 - 00:04
Watch our Thursday morning conversation with the Texas Legislature's higher education committee chairs: Sen. Brandon Creighton and Rep.
By Ken Kalthoff
03/06/2019 - 18:16
that sent $188 million back to the State of Texas in the current “Robin Hood” school funding formula that helps fund poorer districts. The
Payton Weidman
03/06/2019 - 17:38
RELATED: Texas state senator filing bill to halt STAAR test for 2 years According to Sen. Menéndez, Texas ranks 40th in education quality
03/06/2019 - 17:33
). It was encouraging in the year that followed Harvey, the Texas Education Agency was instructed by state leaders to pay for each enrolled
Marlane Rodriguez
03/06/2019 - 16:36
among the individuals who do not have to be taught in Texas classrooms. The State Board of Education voted on the cuts in the fall, but a
Shelby Hodge
03/06/2019 - 15:18
8 million in support of increased access to the arts and arts education in Texas. GIFT GUIDE Swipe Next Also receiving honors were Craig
KHOU.com Staff, Houston Public Media
03/06/2019 - 11:00
. Debbie Callahan, of the Texas Professional Driver Education Association, opposes the measure. RELATED: Texas Senate passes first bill,
Roger Estlack
03/06/2019 - 10:48
educate about half the state’s higher education students are warning of possible tuition hikes if the Texas Legislature enacts its sweeping
03/06/2019 - 09:38
know that the unprecedented investments we’re making in classrooms will elevate Texas’ education system to be the envy of the world. School
News Release
03/06/2019 - 08:49
called upon Texas Commissioner of Education Mike Morath to suspend the use of the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR)
Reagan Roy
03/06/2019 - 08:30
student-educator relationships," continued Senator Bettencourt. "The Texas Education Agency needs to the tools to ensure that students are
By Aliyya Swaby and Cassandra Pollock The Texas Tribune
03/06/2019 - 04:10
for all school employees,” Noel Candelaria, president of the Texas State Teachers Association, said in a statement Tuesday. The dueling
By Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune
03/06/2019 - 04:00
Texas’ Senate education chairman on Monday unveiled a sweeping school safety measure that touches on strengthening school security, “
By Aliyya Swaby and Cassandra Pollock The Texas Tribune
03/06/2019 - 04:00
all school employees,” said Noel Candelaria, president of the Texas State Teachers Association, in a statement after SB 3 passed Monday. “
Pleasanton Express Staff
03/06/2019 - 02:20
Senator Flores Appointed to Higher Education Committee for 86th Texas Legislature
Tehya Rassman
03/06/2019 - 00:16
that participate in a state financial aid program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to send debt letters. The
By Jimmy Galvan jimmy.galvan@baycitytribune.com
03/06/2019 - 00:00
its own salaries and pay their teachers. A spokesperson for Texas State Teachers Association issued the following statement on SB 3. “
By LUCAS STROUGH lstrough@kilgorewnewsherald.com
03/05/2019 - 22:08
college. “Some of the information we’ve gotten from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board is that approximately 22 percent of the
By Mark Reagan Staff Writer
03/05/2019 - 21:15
Justice from the University of Texas-Pan American, a Master of Education in Counseling & Guidance from the University of Texas-Pan American
Orange Leader
03/05/2019 - 21:12
program. “We say a lot of times that education is the most important thing we do in Texas, but it’s really just right below public safety,”
03/05/2019 - 16:24
the Texas Senate. Morath has served as chief executive of the Texas Education Agency since January 2016. Ed Sterling is director of member
03/04/2019 - 09:09
is subject to confirmation by the Texas Senate. Morath has served as chief executive of the Texas Education Agency since January 2016.
03/04/2019 - 07:32
message has not landed.” More Texans believe the quality of public education in Texas is excellent or good (47 percent) than believe it is
Jaime Moreno
03/04/2019 - 06:09
math) advertised online for each unemployed STEM worker in Texas. Limiting his access to education would both crush his dreams and hurt the
Megan Hempel
03/03/2019 - 23:11
his Master of Education Degree, and later his Doctor of Education Degree from East Texas State University. In 1995, he attended the National
Fredshots Photography
03/03/2019 - 12:21
portfolio method, in contrast to STAAR. The legislation represents a step toward rethinking how Texas conducts standardized testing and aims
By David Hunn and Susan Carroll
03/03/2019 - 04:38
Bill 512 in 2001, which required the State Board of Education to contract with the Texas Auditor's Office to investigate complaints. It was

Pages