News & Events
The Texas Education Agency works diligently to provide updates about agency actions to the public through news releases, newsletters, correspondence, web updates and other means of communications. Consolidated TEA calendars, as well as specialized calendars, are provided at this site to keep school employees and the public informed.
June 11, 2014
A majority of high school students (81 percent) in the Class of 2015 – the first class graduating under State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) testing requirements – has already successfully passed all five required STAAR end-of-course exams before reaching their senior year.
June 09, 2014
The Generation 19 charter applications are now posted. Click on the column heading called “Generation,” and it will bring the Gen. 19 applications to almost the top of the list.
High school students posted strong passing rates for the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) end-of-course exams in Biology, Algebra I and U.S. History, according to preliminary statewide results released today by the Texas Education Agency.
June 02, 2014
In support of the commissioner’s priority to close the gaps in student achievement, the Texas Education Agency has launched a new initiative that provides opportunities for increased flexibility for subrecipients of federal education grants.