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Public comment period for ESSA state plan Ends Aug. 29

August 21, 2017 6:10AM
Commissioner of Education Mike Morath has advised that the public comment period for the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) consolidated state plan for Texas ends Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017.

Permanent School Fund annual report earns national recognition for third consecutive year

August 18, 2017 4:44AM
Aug. 18, 2017 AUSTIN – Commissioner of Education Mike Morath announced today that a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the Texas Permanent School Fund for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ending Aug. 31, 2016. This marks the third

More than 400 campuses earn all possible distinctions in 2017 accountability ratings

August 14, 2017 11:01AM
The Texas Education Agency today announced that more than 400 campuses that achieved a Met Standard rating in the 2017 state accountability ratings also earned all distinction designations applicable to their individual school.

58 school districts, charters earn postsecondary distinction

August 14, 2017 10:37AM
The Texas Education Agency today announced that 58 school districts and charters that achieved a Met Standard rating in the 2017 state accountability ratings have also received a distinction designation for postsecondary readiness.

Commissioner Morath appoints two to Beaumont ISD board of managers

August 11, 2017 7:00AM
Commissioner of Education Mike Morath today announced the appointment of Angela Corbin Bransford and Mitch Templeton to the seven-member Beaumont Independent School District (BISD) board of managers.