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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)
February 28, 2014
The Texas Education Agency today released accreditation statuses for
school districts and charters across the state. Accreditation statuses are
based on state academic accountability ratings, the Financial Integrity Rating
System of Texas (known commonly as School FIRST), data reporting, special
program effectiveness, and compliance with statutory and regulatory
February 27, 2014
Commissioner of Education Michael
Williams announced today that Project Share, the Texas Education Agency’s
online learning community, has surpassed three million subscribers.
February 24, 2014
Commissioner of Education Michael Williams today announced
final approval of 44 Early College High School (ECHS) designations for the
2014-2015 school year. With these designations, Texas will become home
to 109 ECHS campuses across the state.
February 21, 2014
The Texas Education Agency announced
today the nomination of 25 Texas public schools for national 2014 Blue Ribbon
Schools recognition. Founded in 1982, Blue Ribbon Schools is a U.S.
Department of Education program that recognizes public and private elementary,
middle, and high schools where students perform at very high levels.