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The mission of the Texas Education Agency is to provide leadership, guidance and resources to help schools meet the educational needs of all students. (read more about the agency)
August 28, 2014
Commissioner of Education Michael Williams issued the following
statement regarding today’s ruling in the school finance case:“Today’s decision is just a first step on a very familiar path for
school finance litigation in Texas. Regardless of the ruling at the district
court level, all sides have known this is an issue that will again be resolved
by the Texas Supreme Court...
August 13, 2014
The Texas Education Agency recently launched a completely redesigned website for the Texas P-20 Public Education Information Resource (TPEIR), a longitudinal data warehouse that links students from pre-K through enrollment and graduation from Texas colleges (P-20).
July 18, 2014
that school districts might struggle to pay for new instructional materials that
are scheduled for implementation in fall of 2015, the State Board of Education
voted to push its scheduled adoption of Proclamation 2016 instructional
materials out by one year.
June 02, 2014
In support of the commissioner’s priority to close the gaps in student achievement, the Texas Education Agency has launched a new initiative that provides opportunities for increased flexibility for subrecipients of federal education grants.