11.14.2017 — Gov. Greg Abbott has appointed Scott Brister, Melissa Martin, Elvira Reyna, and Todd Williams to the Texas Commission on Public School Finance and named Brister chair.
11.14.2017 — The House Public Education Committee met Tuesday to hear invited testimony on two Harvey-related interim charges, including one on measures needed to prevent unintended punitive consequences to both students and districts in the state accountability system as a result of Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath.
House Public Education Committee to Hear Testimony from Harvey-Affected Districts Related to Accountability
11.06.2017 — The House Public Education Committee, which met October 12 on Harvey-related interim charges, has scheduled a hearing for 8 a.m., Tuesday, November 14, to hear invited testimony on two more such charges.
11.06.2017 — The Texas Senate Education Committee met today at the Hilton University of Houston in Houston to hear invited testimony on the Harvey-related charges.