News & Events
The Texas Education Agency works diligently to provide updates about agency actions to the public through news releases, newsletters, correspondence, web updates and other means of communications. Consolidated TEA calendars, as well as specialized calendars, are provided at this site to keep school employees and the public informed.
April 14, 2014
Texas Commissioner of
Education Michael Williams today announced his decision to appoint a board of
managers to oversee the management of the Beaumont Independent School District
(BISD). The Commissioner also announced his intent to name a new superintendent
for the district.
April 11, 2014
State Board of Education Friday broadened its call for new textbooks for Special
Topics in Social Studies to include but not be limited to, Mexican American
Studies, African American Studies, Native American Studies and Asian American
April 08, 2014
Snapshot 2013is now available on the TEA website. Snapshot provides an overview of public education in Texas at the state level and for each public school district. More than 90 items of data for each district can be browsed or downloaded for the 2012-13 school year. Summary tables provide district information in some common categories, and a peer search function permits grouping districts according to shared characteristics.
April 07, 2014
The State Board of Education is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Heroes for Children Award.This annual award recognizes public school volunteers who have been strong advocates for Texas schoolchildren.