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September 03, 2014
The Texas Education Agency today released a study regarding
the impact of potential school district consolidation in the state’s five largest
counties: Bexar, Dallas, Harris, Tarrant and Travis. The analysis reveals
creation of such mega-districts would increase costs and would not improve
student performance as a result of consolidation.
August 19, 2014
of Education Michael Williams has announced that the number of Texas students
in the 2014 graduating class taking the ACT college admission test hit a new
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).
August 05, 2014
Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced today that the Texas
high school on-time graduation rate has set another all-time high, reaching 88
percent for the Class of 2013.