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.

  • Texas Educators

    Finance & Funding

    Texans Finalists for Presidential Award

    Ten teachers from across Texas have been named finalists for the 2016 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST).

  • Finance & Funding

    Finance & Funding

    Budget Request Posted

      The 2018-2019 Legislative Appropriations Request from the Texas Education Agency is now available on the TEA website. The request will be used as a starting point for budget discussions during the 2017 session of the Texas Legislature.








  • Student Testing & Accountability

    Student Testing & Accontability

     Ninety-four Percent of Districts Earn Met Standard Rating

    The Texas Education Agency (TEA) released the 2016 state accountability ratings, which show that approximately 94 percent of school districts and charters achieved the rating of Met Standard.