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2015 Snapshot: School District Profiles now available on TEA website

September 26, 2016 12:42AM
Commissioner of Education Mike Morath announced that the 2015 Snapshot: School District Profiles is available on the Texas Education Agency website.

TWC, TEA partner for $7.8 million grant to expand access to quality prekindergarten across Texas

September 22, 2016 7:32AM
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) and the Texas Education Agency (TEA) have announced a new prekindergarten planning and implementation grant that will provide school districts with additional capacity to expand quality prekindergarten programs.

Agency leaders host Texas Education and Workforce Summit in Austin

September 20, 2016 6:41AM
Leaders of the Texas Education Agency (TEA), Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) and Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) are hosting the inaugural Texas Education & Workforce Summit this week in Austin. The summit is taking place at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center on the University of Texas at Austin campus.

SBOE recognizes school volunteers as Heroes for Children

September 15, 2016 2:46AM
Fifteen school volunteers will be recognized Friday, Sept. 16, by the State Board of Education (SBOE) for their volunteer service and contributions to Texas public schools.

More than 400 campuses earn all possible distinctions in 2016 accountability ratings

September 14, 2016 1:41AM
The Texas Education Agency today announced that more than 400 campuses that achieved a Met Standard rating in the 2016 state accountability ratings also earned all distinction designations applicable to their individual school.