It is based on Creating a New Vision for Public Education in Texas, the work of the Public Education Visioning Institute.
Three of the 10 winners of the U.S. Department of Education's Career and Technical Education (CTE) Makeover Challenge are Texas high schools.
Lancaster ISD in Region 10, a Texas High Performance Schools Consortium district, has launched a partnership with city officials to implement a multi-faceted plan called Village 2020 to improve opportunities for future generations.
Dr. Jeffrey Hanks, superintendent of Weatherford ISD, a TASA School Transformation Network member, talked to the Weatherford Democrat about the need for a shift in the focus of statewide standardized testing.
Texas ESCs/districts have until July 11, 2016, to apply to participate in a writing pilot program created by Rep. Gary Van Deaver’s HB 1164 that offers flexibility from current law on writing assessment.