Administrators

    The Texas public school system is a $46 billion a year enterprise. Running a school district requires superintendents to operate one of the largest, if not the largest, business in their community. This website attempts to provide administrators with easy access to information they need to successfully carry out their duties.

    Announcements

    September 10, 2014

    September SBOE agenda posted online

    The State Board of Education will meet in Austin Sept. 16-19. Watch a live streaming video of all the meetings. The full agenda is also available online.

    September 15, 2014

    Fifteen Texans to receive SBOE Hero for Children Award

     The State Board of Education (SBOE) announced today that 15 Texans who provide hundreds of hoursof volunteer service to Texas public schools will be honored with the Heroes for Children award at the SBOE meeting on Friday, Sept. 19. 

    September 10, 2014

    TEA to apply for federal preschool expansion grant

     Commissioner of Education Michael Williams notified the U.S. Department of Education that the Texas Education Agency (TEA) will submit an application for a federal preschool expansion grant.  The grant could be valued at as much as $30 million per year for four years.

    September 05, 2014

    TEA releases 2013-2014 financial accountability ratings

    The Texas Education Agency (TEA) today released financial accountability ratings for more than 1,200 school districts and charters across the state. The 2013-2014 ratings are based on annual financial reports provided to TEA by districts and charters from the 2012-2013 school year.  For 2013-2014, approximately 95 percent of Texas school districts passed with a FIRST rating of Standard or above.