The Latest TEA News

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

  • Academics

    Finance & Funding

    2017 Student Heroes Announced

    15 Texas public school students have been selected to receive the State Board of Education’s 2017 Student Heroes Award.

  • About

    About TEA

    Employers for Education Excellence

    The State Board of Education is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Employers for Education Excellence Award. This annual award recognizes businesses that support public education. The nomination deadline is June 30.


  • Texas Schools

    Texas Schools

    New Charter Schools Named 

    Five Generation Twenty-Two charter school applicants have successfully completed the final step of the state’s charter application process allowing them to begin operation in Texas for the 2018-2019 school year once any contingencies are met.