Official news releases issued by the Texas Education Agency in 2012 are listed below.

    Commissioner Williams names final member of the EPISD board of managers (12-21-2012)

    Alvin teacher wins $25,000 Milken award (12-7-2012)

    Commissioner Williams appoints El Paso ISD Board of Managers (12-6-2012)

    Texas Education Agency seeks public comment on new accountability system (12-4-2012)

    Commissioner Williams names Lang senior advisor on charter school turnaround (12-4-2012)

    Commissioner Williams defers 15 percent grading policy for 2012-2013 school year (11-30-2012)

    Texas graduation rates top the charts (11-27-2012)

    SBOE approves eight new charter schools (11-16-2012)

    SBOE to honor 15 Texans with 2012 Heroes for Children Award (11-12-2012)

    Commissioner Williams announces expansion of Project Share student resources (11-9-2012)

    Advanced Placement participation and scores increase in Texas (10-9-2012)

    Permanent School Fund sees strong finish to fiscal year (10-2-2012)

    TEA launches college and career planning website (10-1-2012)

    Leaders in science and energy among those honored for supporting Texas public schools (9-28-2012)

    SAT participation climbs in Texas (9-24-2012)

    Texas announced charter school assistance initiative (9-21-2012)

    23 districts selected High Performance Schools Consortium members (9-19-2012)

    Presidential Award finalists named for Texas (9-13-2012)

    16 Texas schools earn 2012 Blue Ribbon honors (9-7-2012)

    Project Share reaches, exceeds 1 million users (9-5-2012)

    Texas SUCCESS provides free online math and reading resources (8-30-2012)

    Statement about Michael Williams' selection as commissioner (8-27-2012)

    TEA announces new transparency website for charter school applications (8-23-2012)

    Texans take ACT admissions test in record number (8-22-2012)

    2012 AYP requirements rise (8-8-2012)

    Texas high school graduation rate reaches all-time high (8-3-2012)

    Permanent School Fund to generate $1.7 billion for next biennium (7-20-2012)

    Bond Program wins 2012 Best of Texas award (7-13-2012)

    Initial STAAR results released (6-8-2012)

    Texas African-American students rank fourth nationally on eighth-grade science NAEP (5-10-2012)

    Commissioner Robert Scott announces resignation (5-1-2012)

    Texas receives $33 million grant for GEAR UP program (4-27-2012)

    Performance standards for STAAR to be phased in (4-24-2012)

    SBOE approves math standards, textbook rules (4-20-2012)

    State award honors businesses that support employee volunteerism in public schools (3-20-2012)

    Districts and campuses recognized for exceptional use of High School Allotment funds (3-13-2012)

    Robert Durón joins TEA as deputy commissioner (3-2-2012)

    97 percent of Texas districts and charters earn full accreditation status (3-1-2012)

    Texas graduation rate 10th highest among 34 states (2-21-2012)

    Commissioner defers 15 percent grading policy for one year (2-17-2012)

    Pflugerville teacher receives $25,000 Valentine surprise (2-14-2012)

    SBOE gives preliminary approval to new math standards (1-27-2012)

    TEA launches new GED ordering system (1-26-2012)

    26 Texas schools nominated for 2012 Blue Ribbon honors (1-9-2012)

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