The Latest TEA News

The latest news from the Texas Education Agency is available through news releases, online correspondence, listservs and other posted information.

  • Student Testing & Accountability

    Student Testing & Accontability

    Class of 2015 STAAR Passing Rate Hits 90 Percent

    Following the December administration of State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) end-of-course exams, 90.3 percent of students in the Class of 2015 have successfully completed all exams required for graduation.


  • About

    About TEA

    TEA Closed on Monday

    The Texas Education Agency will be closed Monday in remembrance of Martin Luther King, Jr.


  • Texas Educators

    Finance & Funding

    Texan Named National Teacher of the Year Finalist

    Congratulations to Shanna Peeples of the Amarillo Independent School District who is a finalist for the 2015 National Teacher of the Year award!

  • Administrator Resources

    Parent Resources


    Below are resources available to parents.

  • Administrator Resources

    Administrator Resources


    Below are resources for school administrators.

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