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

    High School Equivalency Testing Vendors Selected

      The State Board of Education voted to award contracts to three separate companies to provide high school equivalency assessments. This marks the first time that the state has offered an alternative to the GED.













  • Texas Educators

    Finance & Funding

    SBEC Meets Feb. 12

    The State Board for Educator Certification will meet at 9 a.m. Friday in Austin. The agenda is available online and the meeting will be livestreamed.

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    FERPA Notice

     Please be advised that FERPA-protected student-level data has been requested in discovery in LULAC v. Texas in the U.S. District Court. If you as a parent or eligible student wish to object to production of this data under a court-ordered protective order, a motion to object must be filed by 5 p.m. Feb. 8.