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.

  • Student Testing & Accountability

    Student Testing & Accontability

     STAAR Results for Grades 5 and 8 Released

    .Approximately three-quarters of the state’s fifth and eighth graders successfully passed the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) reading and mathematics tests, according to preliminary results released by the Texas Education Agency.










  • Texas Schools

    Texas Schools

    Thirteen Campuses Named ECHS Demo Sites

     The Texas Education Agency, working with Education Service Center Region 13 in Austin, announced that Early College High School (ECHS) Demonstration Site grants have been awarded to 13 campuses across the state.

  • About

    About TEA

    Tri-Agency Initiative Underway

      As part of Gov. Greg Abbott’s Tri-Agency Workforce Initiative, the leaders of the Texas Education Agency, Texas Workforce Commission, and Texas Commissioner of Higher Education are hosting a series of regional workforce and education forums across the state.