To The Administrator Addressed Correspondence

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Letters prior to January 2012.

DateTitleDivision
1/28/2015FAFSA Completion AgreementCommissioner of Education
1/28/2015Request for Waiver Regarding Cycle 4 Texas Title I Priority Schools Grant Program School Improvement Grant (SIG) FundsSchool Improvement and Support
1/15/2015Deadline extended for reporting of 2013–2014 expenditures on coordinated early intervening servicesFederal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
1/12/20152014-2015 Data Validation Monitoring Leaver Records StagingProgram Monitoring and Interventions
1/12/2015Title 2 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 200Grants Administration
1/8/2015Travel and Mileage Reimbursement Rates Applicable to Grants
1/6/2015Public School Network Capabilities SurveyInstructional Materials and Educational Technology
12/19/2014PEG (Public Education Grant) List for 2015-16Performance Reporting
12/12/2014Texas Campus and Teacher School Technology and Readiness (STaR) ChartsInstructional Materials and Educational Technology
12/12/2014Required Physical Fitness AssessmentDivision of Curriculum
12/11/20142013-14 School Report CardsPerformance Reporting
12/10/2014Waiver Request to U. S. Department of EducationSchool Improvement and Support
12/9/2014Changes to STAAR Grades 5 and 8 Math DatesCommissioner of Education
12/8/2014Transition to new Texas Education Agency email address formatCommissioner of Education
12/8/2014New Research Report Concerning Enrollment in Texas Public SchoolsDivision of Research and Analysis
12/5/20142015-2016 Innovative Course ApplicationsCurriculum
12/4/2014Indirect Cost Rate Proposal WorkbookFederal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
11/25/2014Supplemental Funding for PrekindergartenState Funding
11/24/2014(TSDS) Texas Student Data System Vendor Training and Support for LEAsITS / SEDS
11/19/2014Deadline for Meeting the NCLB Title I, Part A Comparability of Services RequirementFederal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
11/14/2014Uniform Grants Guidance from Office of Management and Budget to go into effect December 26, 2014Division of Grants Administration
11/10/2014Middle School Students Taking Algebra I(1)
11/5/20142015-2016 Early College High School (ECHS) DesignationDivision of Curriculum
11/4/2014Early Childhood Data System (ECDS) and Compliance with Kindergarten Reading Assessment Data Submission (TEC §28.006)Division of Curriculum
10/28/2014Assessment Participation Requirements for Students Receiving Special Education Services
10/24/20142015-2016 Public Charter School Program Start-Up GrantAccreditation and School Improvement
10/22/20142015–2016 Annual Survey of Children in Local Residential Facilities for the Neglected-Delinquent (SC9000)Grants Administration
10/20/2014Guidance on Certain Education Questions Related to Ebola Virus in TexasCommissioner
10/16/2014Attendance Projections
10/15/2014Annual Financial Audit Reporting Reminder
10/15/20142014-15 Annual Fingerprinting Certification and Statement of Compliance
10/15/2014Current Travel and Mileage Reimbursement Rates Applicable to State and Federal Grants from the Texas Education Agency
10/7/20142014-2015 Performance-Based Monitoring Intervention StagingProgram Monitoring & Interventions
10/7/2014New Research Report Concerning Grade-Level RetentionDivision of Research and Analysis
10/3/2014Online College and Career Readiness Resource Center (OCCRRC)Division of Federal & State Education Policy
10/1/2014Opportunities for Junior or Senior High School StudentsStandards and Programs
10/1/20142013–2014 Near-Final Summary of FinancesState Funding
9/26/2014Instructional Materials Allotment – High-enrollment Growth ApplicationStandards and Programs
9/26/2014J-2 Schedule of Expenditures for the Computation of Indirect Costs in the Annual Financial and Compliance Report
9/26/2014Bilingual Education Exceptions and Waivers for English as a Second Language
9/23/2014The University of Texas at Austin Automatic Admission Policy(1)
9/22/2014Significant Expansion of Enrollment—2014–2015: Applies to Open-Enrollment Charter SchoolsGrants Administration
9/19/2014Significant Expansion of Enrollment for Charter Schools Serving Students with DisabilitiesGrants Administration
9/18/2014Statutory Requirements Prohibiting the Adoption or Use of Common CoreCommissioner of Education
9/16/2014New Process for Indirect Cost RatesDivision of Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
9/12/20142013–2014 Final FIRST RatingsFinancial Accountability
9/10/2014Foster Care & Student Success – Committed to Improving the Education of Students in Foster CareStandards and Programs
9/8/2014Required RF Tracker Data Collection (2014-2015)Program and Monitoring
9/5/2014Texas AP and IB Incentive Program-Funded Components for School Year 2014-2015 and Teacher Training Reimbursements for 2013-2014Standards and Programs
9/4/2014Educator Grant Opportunities for Educators and Educational InstitutionsOffice of the Commissioner
9/2/2014Reporting Requirements for Economic Disadvantage CodeInformation Technology Services
8/29/2014New Campus Charter Schools Established by Independent School Districts Under Texas Education Code, Chapter 12, Subchapter CAccreditation and School Improvement
8/29/2014Important Changes to the Texas Assessment Program in the 2014–2015 School YearStudent Assessment Division
8/28/2014Texas STaR ChartStandards and Programs
8/26/2014New Research Report Concerning Secondary School Completion and Dropouts(2014)
8/21/2014Performance Standards for the STAAR ProgramCommissioner
8/19/2014Information for Districts, Campuses, and Charter Schools with Areas of Need Identified through the 2014 State Accountability SystemAccreditation and School Improvement
8/19/2014Continuation of Texas SUCCESSStandards and Programs
8/14/2014Charter School AttendanceLegal Services
8/14/2014Attendance, Admission, Enrollment Records, and Tuition 2014Legal Services
8/13/2014Status of No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Highly Qualified Teacher Requirements(2014)Educator Leadership and Quality
8/12/2014USDE Fact Sheet regarding Unaccompanied Children (UAC)Commissioner
8/8/2014Required Annual Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education Programs (2014)Program Monitoring and Interventions
8/4/2014TELL Texas Superintendent SurveyEducator Leadership and Quality
8/1/20142014-15 Child Sexual Abuse PreventionStandards and Programs
7/30/2014Extension - Early Childhood Data System (ECDS)Standards and Programs
7/30/20142014-2015 Teacher Shortage AreasEducator Leadership and Quality
7/22/2014Distinguished Teacher and Principal Talent Pool RecommendationEducator Leadership and Quality
7/18/20142014-2015 List of Approved Tests for Assessment of English Language LearnersStandards and Programs
7/18/2014Final Adoption of New Teacher and Principal StandardsEducator Leadership and Quality
7/16/2014Identification of District Transition and Employment Services DesigneeDivision of Federal and State Education Policy
7/8/2014Tuition Limits under the TEC, §25.0031 (2014)
6/27/2014Federal Reward SchoolsSchool Improvement Division
6/23/2014Tuition-supported and district-financed prekindergarten
6/20/2014Reporting Requirements for Community and Student Engagement Indicators
6/19/2014CTE Certification Exam ReimbursementCurriculum Division
6/18/20142013–2014 Unequalized Tax Collections Applicable to EDA and IFA Local ShareState Funding
6/18/2014Official Notification of 2014 Preliminary Charter School FIRST RatingSchool Finance
6/18/2014Official Notification of 2014 Preliminary School FIRST RatingSchool Finance
6/12/20142014–2015 Preliminary Summary of FinancesState Funding
6/9/2014Reminder to Request Access to School FIRST Application in TEASEOffice of School Finance
6/9/2014Reminder to Request Access to Charter FIRST Application in TEAL (2014)Office of School Finance
6/4/2014TTIPS Waiver to Extend Cycle2School Improvement and Support
6/2/2014Increased Flexibility for Federal Grant FundsGrants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
5/30/2014Technology Planning and Reporting in Texas Schools (2014)Standards and Programs
5/30/2014Reporting requirement concerning member of board of trusteesOffice of Legal Services
5/27/20142012–2013 Final Summary of FinancesState Funding
5/23/2014Updated Guidance for Rider 71 Temporary Teacher Retirement System Contribution Assistance for Fiscal Year 2015Financial Accountability Division
5/22/2014Certification Exam Reimbursement for School Year 2013-2014Standards and Programs
5/22/20142014 Tax Information SurveyState Funding
5/21/2014Guidance for Rider 71 Temporary Teacher Retirement System Contribution Assistance for Fiscal Year 2015Office of School Finance
5/20/2014TEA Help Desk Now Available for Grant-Related Questions
5/16/2014Purchasing Proclamation 2014 Instructional Materials with IMA DisbursementsStandards and Programs
5/14/2014Early Childhood Data System (ECDS) and Compliance with Kindergarten Reading Assessment Data Submission
5/14/2014Substitute System of Federal Time-and-Effort Reporting for School Year 2014–2015
5/8/2014TELL Texas SurveyEducational Leadership and Quality
5/7/2014Indirect Cost Rates Available for School Year 2014–2015Division of Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
5/1/2014Texas Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Incentive Program-Funded Components for School Year 2013-2014Standards and Programs
5/1/2014State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Transition to New Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) for MathematicsCommissioner of Education
4/25/20142014 LEP Summer School ProgramDivision of Curriculum
4/16/2014Honor Graduate Certificate 2014Federal and State Education Policy
4/10/20142013-2014 Data Validation Monitoring (DVM)-Student Assessment StagingProgram Monitoring and Interventions
4/9/2014Student Success Initiative and Accelerated InstructionCommissioner of Education
4/4/2014Required RF Tracker Data Collection for Local Education Agencies with Residential Care and Treatment Facilities within Their Geographic Boundaries and or JurisdictionProgram Monitoring and Interventions
4/4/20142015–2016 State Compensatory Education Funding and Implementation of the Community Eligibility
3/31/20142014 AEA RegistrationPerformance Reporting
3/28/2014Compliance Report—PR7000 Private Nonprofit School Participation for School Year 2013-2014, May 12, 2014, Deadline
3/27/2014Initiatives related to educator effectiveness and support surveysEducator Leadership and Quality
3/25/2014English I and English II End-of-Course (EOC) Performance Standards and Performance Standards RulemakingAssessment and Accountability
3/25/2014State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Testing Requirements for Middle School Students Taking Accelerated Mathematics Instruction Beyond Algebra ICommissioner of Education
3/25/20142014-2017 Texas Title I Priority Schools, Cycle 3School Improvement and Support
3/25/2014Texas Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (T-STEM) Designation(1)Federal and State Education Policy
3/20/2014REVISED Calculator Policy for the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Grade 8 Mathematics in 2014-2015 School YearCommissioner
3/19/20142014-2015 IMA Allocations and Purchasing OptionsDivision of Instructional Materials and Educational Technology
3/11/2014Adoption of New Commissioner’s Rule, 19 Texas Administrative Code Section 109.3001, and Incorporation of Guidance HandbooksDivision of Grants Administration
3/10/2014Clarifying Revision to Online School FIRST ApplicationFinancial Accountability
3/10/2014Principal Surveys to Evaluate Texas Educator Preparation Programs(1)Educator Initiatives
3/7/2014Technology Lending Program GrantDivision of Instructional Materials and Educational Technology
3/6/2014Middle School Students Taking Algebra ICommissioners Office
3/5/2014Requirements for Awarding Credit and Appropriate Grade PlacementCommissioners Office
3/3/2014Instructional Materials Allotment Certification and Access to EMAT(1)Instructional Materials and Educational Technology
2/21/2014Assignment of District Accreditation Statuses 2014Accreditation
2/19/20142013-2014 Updated Preliminary Cost of Recapture ReportState Funding
2/18/2014NCLB Highly Qualified Teachers – 6th Grade TeachersEducational Leadership and Quality
2/10/2014Calculators for the STAAR Grade 8 MathematicsCommissioner
2/6/2014New Data Collection Form Required of All Open-Enrollment Charter Schools and State SchoolsGrants Administration
1/29/2014Special Charter School Report of Students Enrolled and Students with DisabilitiesGrants Administration
1/27/20142013-2014 Data Validation MonitoringProgram Monitoring & Interventions.
1/23/20142012-13 School Report CardsDivision of Performance Reporting
1/21/2014Updated Travel Reimbursement RatesGrants Administration
1/9/2014State Mentorship SurveyEducator Leadership and Quality
1/9/2014PEG (Public Education Grant) List for 2014-15Performance Reporting
1/2/2014Request for Waiver Regarding Cycle 3 Texas Title I Priority Schools Grant Program School Improvement Grant (SIG) FundsAccreditation and School Improvement
12/19/2013GASB Statement 65 and Classification of State Foundation Funding Overpayments
12/17/20132013 Title III Annual Measurable Achievement Objectives (AMAOs) Reports Now AvailableStandards and Programs
12/17/2013Instructional Materials Allotment – Proclamation 2014Division of Instructional Materials and Educational Technology
12/16/2013Clarifying Revision to Online Charter School – School FIRST Application
12/3/2013Required Physical Fitness Assessment 2014Standards and Programs
11/25/2013New Research Report Concerning Grade-Level RetentionDivision of Research and Analysis
11/22/2013Fingerprinting Requirement: Applicable to All GranteesDivision of Grants Administration
11/22/20132014-2016 Educator Excellence Innovation ProgramEducator Leadership and Quality
11/15/20132013-2014 Performance-Based Monitoring Intervention StagingProgram & Monitoring
11/12/2013Third-Party Authorization to Submit Foundation School Program (FSP) System Data through Texas Education Agency Secure Environment (TEASE)
11/8/20132014-2015 Innovative Course ApplicationsStandards and Programs
11/8/20132014-2015 Texas Mathematics and Science Partnership (TxMSP) Professional Development Network, Cycle 2Standards and Programs
11/8/2013Submitting the Annual Financial and Compliance Report and Data FeedSchool Finance
11/7/2013New Statutory Requirements Prohibiting the Adoption or Use of Common CoreCommissioner of Education
11/4/2013Accommodations Available on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness
11/1/2013Implications of NCLB Flexibility WaiverChief Deputy Commissioner 12/5 updated per James Gonzales: Under the “For Further Information” heading, we need to change the third email address to Viviana.lopez@tea.state.tx.us, and that number in that same paragraph should be 512-463-5280.
10/31/20132014–2015 Public Charter School Program Start-UpGrantAccreditation and School Improvement
10/30/2013Update to Plan for IDEA-B Maintenance of Effort DeterminationsOffice for Grants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
10/24/2013Correction - Funding for Supplemental Prekindergarten ServicesState Funding
10/23/20132013-2014 IDEA-B Significantly Expanded Charter SchoolsGrants Administration
10/23/20132013-14 Annual Fingerprinting Certification and Statement of ComplianceEducation Leadership and Quailty
10/22/20132014–2015 Annual Survey of Children in Local Residential Facilities for the Neglected/Delinquent (SC9000)Grants Administration
10/21/2013Compliance with Kindergarten Reading Assessment Data Submission (TEC §28.006)Standards and Programs
10/16/2013Deadline for Meeting Title I, Part A Comparability of Services RequirementGrants Administration
10/15/2013Depository Contract for Funds of Open-Enrollment Charter SchoolsDivision of Financial Compliance
10/10/2013Current Travel and Mileage Reimbursement Rates Applicable to State and Federal Grants from the Texas Education Agency (updated)Grants Administration
10/7/2013Early College High School (ECHS) Designation, 2014-2015Standards and Programs
10/7/2013Current Travel and Mileage Reimbursement RatesGrants Administration
10/7/2013Substitute System of Time and Effort Reporting, Deadline ExtensionGrants Administration
10/3/20132013–2014 Per Capita Distributions from the Available School Fund (ASF)State Funding
10/1/2013Update: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Part B, Maintenance of Effort RequirementDivision of Grants Administration
9/30/2013Projected Impact to LEAs from Potential Federal Government ShutdownCommissioner
9/30/2013Actions Required by Recent Legislation Passed by the Texas 83rd LegislatureDivision of Federal and State Education Policy
9/26/2013The University of Texas at Austin Automatic Admission PolicyCommissioner of Education
9/23/20132013-2014 Annual Governance Reporting Form for Open-Enrollment Charter SchoolsDivision of Charter School Administration
9/19/2013Availability of Reasoning Mind’s math system for Texas districtsStandards and Programs
9/18/2013Texas Student Data System (TSDS) Transition and Implementation PlanStatewide Education Data Systems (SEDS)
9/18/2013Required RF Tracker Data Collection for LEA’s with Residential Care and Treatment Facilities within Their Geographic Boundaries and/or JurisdictionProgram Monitoring & Interventions
9/17/2013Significant Expansion of Enrollment-2013-2014: Applies to Open-Enrollment Charter SchoolsDivision of Grants Administration
9/16/2013Texas Schools’ Role in the Event of HurricanesCommissioner of Education
9/13/20132013 Final FIRST RatingsOffice of School Finance
9/12/2013Waiver Request to U. S. Department of Education Extension of Period of Availability of Fiscal Year 2011 Section 1003(g) FundsAccreditation and School Improvement
9/11/2013Bilingual Education Exceptions/Waivers for English as a Second Language(1)Standards and Programs
9/11/2013Procedures for the start of the day (09-11-2013)Commissioner's Of
9/9/2013Texas Department of State Health Services Launches School-Focused Asbestos Campaign and Website: Simple Asbestos ManagementFacilities Standards
9/6/2013Tuition Limits under the TEC, §25.0031State Funding
8/30/2013TTAA IDEA-B MOE Action Plan - August 30, 2013Division of Grants Administration
8/30/2013Project Share - August 30, 2013Standards and Programs
8/29/2013Graduation Requirements for 2013-2014 SeniorsCommissioner of Education
8/27/2013New Statutory Requirements for Adoption of Major Curriculum InitiativesCommissioner of Education
8/20/2013Instructional Materials Allotment – High Enrollment Growth Application (Aug. 20, 2013)Standards and Programs
8/19/2013Texas STaR Charts and ePlan Timelines (Aug. 19, 2013)Division of Instructional Materials and Education Technology
8/16/2013Eligibility to Apply for 2014-2015 Public Charter School Program Start-Up Grant FundingAccreditation and School Improvement
8/15/2013Information for Districts and Campuses Identified for Interventions in the 2013 State Accountability Rating SystemAccreditation and School Improvement
8/13/2013Admission, Enrollment, and WithdrawalDivision of Legal Services
8/13/2013Attendance, Admission, Enrollment Records, and TuitionDivision of Legal Services
8/12/2013Waiver granted to NCLB carryover limitationGrants Administration
8/9/2013Implementation of Title I School Improvement Program Interventions for 2013-2014Accreditation
8/7/2013New Research Report Concerning Secondary School Completion and Dropouts(1)
8/2/2013Currently Proposed Commissioner Rules Affecting the Texas Assessment Program
7/30/2013Status of No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Highly Qualified Teacher Requirements(1)
7/25/2013Estimated Supplemental Funding for PrekindergartenState Funding
7/24/2013GASB Statement Nos. 63 and 65 Changes to Financial Statement ReportingSchool Finance
7/17/2013Difficulty in Renewing and Issuing Educator CertificatesEducator Leadership and Quality
7/17/2013Continuation of Texas SUCCESS - Student Success Initiative Online Reading and Math ResourcesDivision of Federal and State Education Policy
7/8/2013Instructional Materials Allotment for School Year 2013-2014Instructional Materials and Educational Technology Division
7/8/2013Required Annual Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education Programs(1)Program Monitoring and Interventions
6/28/20132013-2014 Teacher Shortage AreasEducator Leadership and Quality
6/24/20132013–2014 Preliminary Summary of FinancesOffice of School Finance
6/21/2013Official Notification of 2013 Preliminary School FIRST RatingOffice of School Finance
6/21/2013Official Notification of 2013 Preliminary Charter FIRST RatingOffice of School Finance
6/13/2013Reminder to Request Access to Charter FIRST Application in TEALSchool Finance
6/13/2013Federal funds for conferences and meetings and foodGrants Administration 7/14/14 - Changed Listserv references to govDELIVERY. BCone
6/12/2013Initial Assessment and Accelerated Instruction Requirements under HB 5Commissioner's Of
6/12/2013Change in cost principles applicable to charter schoolsGrants Administration
6/11/2013Ledger Balances(1)State Funding
6/7/20132013 List of Approved Tests for Assessment of Limited English Proficient (LEP) StudentsStandards and Programs
6/4/2013Waiver Request to U.S. Department of Education Extension of Period of Availability of Fiscal Year 2009 Section 1003(g) FundsSchool Improvement and Support
6/3/2013Technology Planning and Reporting in Texas Schools (May 31, 2013)Standards and Programs
5/28/20132013 – 2014 Title I, Part C, Carl D. Perkins Formula Grant ApplicationStandards and Programs
5/28/2013Overview of process related to A-133 single auditsOffice for Grants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
5/17/2013TAA Foster Care AwarenessStandards and Programs 7/14/14 - Changed Listserv references to govDELIVERY. BCone
5/14/20132013-2014 Substitute System of TEOffice of Grants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
5/13/2013Dyslexia Technology PlanDivision of Curriculum
5/2/20132013-14 Indirect Cost RatesOffice for Grants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
4/25/2013Request for Comment on Application for Waiver to Title I, Part A, Carryover LimitationOffice for Grants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
4/24/2013AEA Campus Registration for 2013 Accountability RatingsDivision of Performance Reporting
4/23/2013Texas Advanced Placement International Baccalaureate Incentive Program - Funded Components for School Year 2012-2013Standards and Programs
4/23/20132013 State Accountability – Commissioner of Education Final DecisionsPerformance Reporting
4/22/20132013 Summer School Program for Limited English Proficient (LEP) Students in Kindergarten and First GradeStandards and Programs
4/19/2013Honor Graduate Certificate 2013Federal and State Education Policy
4/17/2013Celebrate GenTX Day, May 3rd 2013Commissioner of Education
4/11/2013Compliance Report—PR7000 Private Nonprofit School Participation for School Year 2012-2013Grants Administration
4/10/2013Charter School Available School Fund PaymentsState Funding
4/8/2013To The Individual Addressed: Home Schooling (April 8, 2013)Commissioner of Education
4/8/2013Home Schools (April 8, 2013)Commissioner of Education
4/2/2013Student Success Initiative certificationCommissioner of Education
3/28/2013Adopted Rule Changes for the Texas Assessment Program (March 28, 2013)Student Assessment Division
3/25/2013Principal Surveys to Evaluate Texas Educator Preparation Programs (March 25, 2013)Educator Certification
3/21/2013Required RF Tracker Data CollectionProgram Monitoring and Interventions
3/20/2013Title III Part A Annual Measurable Achievement Objectives for 12-13 and 13-14Curriculum Division
3/19/20132012-2013 Annual Fingerprinting Certification and Statement of ComplianceEducational Leadership and Quality
3/19/20132013–2014 Optional Flexible School Day ProgramState Funding
3/19/20132013–2014 Optional Flexible Year ProgramState Funding
3/13/2013Changes to the Office of School FinanceOffice of School Finance
3/13/2013Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting and RequirementsFederal and State Education Policy
3/12/2013Talent Pool RecommendationDepartment of Educator Leadership and Quality
3/12/2013Program Intent Code for PreKFinancial Accountability, Office of School Finance
3/8/2013Sole source provider letterStandards and Programs
3/6/20132012-2013 School Health SurveyCurriculum Division
3/1/2013Special Collections Report—SC5010 NCLB Data Request Form for Federal Funding and 2013–2014 School Year Application Process for Applicable NCLB Federal ProgramsGrants Administration
2/28/2013TEKS Certification for the 2013-2014 Instructional Materials AllotmentStandards and Programs
2/25/2013Early College High School (ECHS) DesignationCurriculum Division
2/22/2013TSDS Unique ID System Training and Required TEAL AccessStatewise Education Data Systems
2/22/20132012-2013 interventions staging information for Data Validation Monitoring (DVM)-Student AssessmentProgram Monitoring and Interventions
2/19/2013Standards and Mechanics for Removing SES Providers from the State-Approved ListSchool Improvement & Support
2/13/2013Depository Contract for Independent School DistrictsSchool Finance
2/12/2013Texas Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (T-STEM) DesignationStandards and Programs
2/6/2013Request for Application # 701-13-103 2012-2013 Preschool Transition Education TrainingDivision of Federal and State Education Policy
2/5/2013Request for Application # 701-13-107 2013-2014 Texas 21st Century Community Learning Centers Cycle 8, Year 1Standards and Programs
2/5/20132012-2013 Maximum Entitlements—Special Education Consolidated Grant ApplicationDivision of Grants Administration
2/4/2013American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) Section 1512 Quarterly Reporting Continuous Corrections Period(2)Office for Grants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
2/4/2013Assignment of district accreditation statuses for the 2012-2013 school yearAccreditation & School Improvement
2/1/2013Instructional Materials State Review Panel MembersStandards and Programs
1/31/2013Special Charter School Report of Students Enrolled and Students with Disabilities Receiving Special Education Services through Public LawDivision of Grants Administration
1/29/2013Survey of Texas Teachers Who Recently Graduated from EPPs Across the StateEducator Leadership and Quality
1/22/20132012-2013 Data Validation Monitoring DVM-Discipline StagingProgram Monitoring and Interventions
1/11/20132012-2013 Carl D Perkins ReallocationsGrants Administration
1/10/2013PEG (Public Education Grant) List for 2013-14Division of Performance Reporting
1/7/2013Rural and Low Income School Program Reallocations and CarryoverDivision of Grants Administration
12/21/2012Request for Application # 701-13-104 2013-2014 Public Charter School Start-Up GrantAccreditation and School Improvement
12/19/2012Change to Automobile Mileage Reimbursement RateOffice of the Chief Grants Administrator
12/17/2012Review of Emergency Operation PlansCommissioner of Education
12/12/2012Substitute System of Federal Time-and-Effort Reporting for Employees Supported by Multiple Cost ObjectivesOffice of the Chief Grants Administrator
12/5/2012Required use of the Texas Student Data System (TSDS) Unique ID SystemStatewide Education Data Systems
12/3/2012American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) Section 1512 Quarterly Reports Due January 5, 2013Office for Grants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
11/30/20122013 State Accountability UpdateDepartment of Assessment and Accountability
11/16/2012Data Validation Monitoring (DVM)-Leaver RecordsProgram Monitoring and Interventions
11/14/20122012–2013 Maximum Entitlements—No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Consolidated Federal Grant ApplicationDivision of Grants Administration
11/14/2012Changes to the Office for Grants and Fiscal ComplianceOffice for Grants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
11/14/20122012 Title III Annual Measurable Achievement Objectives (AMAOs) Reports Now AvailableCurriculum Division
11/7/20122012–2013 Preliminary Summary of FinancesSchool Finance
11/7/20122013–2014 Annual Survey of Children in Local Residential Facilities for the Neglected/Delinquent (SC9000)Division of Grants Administration
11/6/2012TEC Chapter 37 Discipline; Law and OrderEducator Initiatives
11/2/2012American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) Section 1512 Quarterly Reporting Continuous Corrections PeriodOffice for Grants and Federal Fiscal Compliance
10/30/2012The University of Texas at Austin Automatic Admission Policy (Senate Bill 175)Curriculum Division
10/29/2012Deadline for Depository Contracts for Open-Enrollment Charter SchoolsDivision of Financial Audits
10/29/2012Project Share Update, October 2012Standards and Programs
10/25/20122011–2012 Near-Final Summary of FinancesSchool Finance
10/24/2012Corrective Action Plan Requirement related to FIRST RatingsOffice for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
10/17/2012Changes to the 2012–2013 Student Attendance Accounting Handbook (SAAH)Office for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
10/16/2012Title I Part A Comparability of Services RequirementDivision of Federal Program Compliance
10/15/2012Special Charter School Report of Students Enrolled and Students with Disabilities Receiving Special Education Services through Public Law 108-446Division of Grants Administration
10/9/2012Texas Rangers Baseball Club latest partner in anti-bullying campaignCommissioner's Office
10/8/2012Procedures for the start of the dayLegal Division
10/5/2012Identification Requirements for Child Protective Services InvestigatorsLegal Division
10/4/2012Significant Expansion of Enrollment—2012–2013: Applies to Open-Enrollment Charter SchoolsDivision of Grants Administration
9/28/20122012-2013 Performance-Based Monitoring Intervention StagingProgram Monitoring and Interventions
9/27/20122012 -2013 Texas STaR Charts and ePlan TimelinesStandards and Programs
9/27/20122013–2014 Student Assessment Testing CalendarDepartment of Assessment and Accountability, Division of Student Assessment
9/27/2012American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) Section 1512 Quarterly Reports Due October 5, 2012Office for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
9/27/20122012-2013 Annual Governance Reporting Form for Open-Enrollment Charter SchoolsCharter School Administration Unit
9/26/2012Bilingual Education Exceptions/Waivers for English as a Second LanguageStandards and Programs
9/24/2012Changes to the Annual Financial and Compliance Report Submission RequirementsDivision of Financial Audits
9/24/2012Newly Opened Charter School Data Request for 2012-2013Division of Grants Administration
9/20/20122012 Final FIRST RatingsDivision of Financial Audits
9/18/2012Expiring Courses and Applications for 2013-2014 Innovative CoursesDivision of Curriculum
9/17/20122013 Required Physical Fitness AssessmentCurriculum Division
9/17/2012Compliance with Kindergarten Reading Assessment Data SubmissionStandards and Programs
9/14/2012Upcoming End Date for Education Jobs Fund GrantOffice for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
9/14/2012Upcoming Preliminary Determination of Compliance with Maintenance of Effort Requirement for No Child Left Behind Act ProgramsGrants and Fiscal Compliance
9/14/2012Title III Part A Annual Measurable Achievement ObjectivesDivision of Curriculum
9/13/2012Required RF Tracker Data Collection for Local Education Agencies with Residential Care and Treatment(1)adding program area to summary to fix display of TEA letter page
9/6/2012Notice of Intent to Apply for Waivers to U.S.D.E.Federal and State Education Policy
8/31/2012Texas College & Career online resource(2)Standards and Programs
8/29/20122012–2013 Mandatory Testing Activities for the Texas Assessment ProgramDivision of Assessment and Accountability
8/29/2012New Campus Charter Schools Established by Independent School Districts - Eligibility to Apply for 2013-2014 Start-Up FundingDivision of Accreditation and School Improvement
8/29/2012Data Request Form for New Open-Enrollment Charter SchoolsDivision of Grants Administration
8/28/2012Student Success Initiative Online Resources AvailableDivision of Federal and State Education Policy
8/23/2012Importance of Maintaining Educational Stability for Children and Youth in the Foster Care SystemDivision of Federal and State Education Policy
8/15/2012Revised Plan for Financial Solvency ReviewsDivision of Financial Audits
8/15/2012Instructional Materials Allotment – Additional Enrollment Growth RequestStandards and Programs
8/14/2012New Research Report Concerning Secondary School Completion and DropoutsResearch and Analysis
8/14/2012Automated Waivers Application (August 2012)Accreditation and School Improvement
8/10/2012Clarification Regarding Release of Revised Planning AmountsOffice for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
8/9/2012Districts with Campuses Required to Engage in the Texas Accountability InterventionsProgram Monitoring and Interventions
8/8/2012Status of No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Highly Qualified Teacher RequirementsDivision of Educator Initiatives
8/6/2012Professional Development for CTE Courses for Mathematics or Science CreditDivision of Curriculum
8/6/2012Sale or Disposal of Instructional Materials or Technological EquipmentDivision of Instructional Materials and Educational Technology
8/3/20122013 Admission, Enrollment, and Withdrawal - CharterGeneral Counsel
8/3/20122013 Attendance, Admission, Enrollment Records and TuitionGeneral Counsel
7/31/2012ARRA Section 1512 Quarterly Reports Continuous Corrections Period - August 6, 2012, through September 7, 2012Division of Federal Program Compliance
7/25/2012Sequestration Recent USDE GuidanceOffice for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
7/17/2012Fiscal Year 2013 Indirect Cost Rates Available for Charter Schools and School DistrictsOffice for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
7/6/2012Automated Waivers ApplicationAccreditation and School Improvement
7/2/2012Required Annual Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education ProgramsProgram Monitoring and Interventions
6/29/2012Official Notification of the 2012 Preliminary Charter School – School FIRST RatingDivision of Financial Audits
6/29/2012Official Notification of the 2012 Preliminary School FIRST RatingDivision of Financial Audits
6/21/2012American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009ARRA Section 1512 Quarterly Reports Due July 5 2012Division of Federal Program Compliance
6/6/2012Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Part B, Maintenance of Effort Requirement for Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011Office for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
6/4/2012Intel Teach Elements Courses Available in Project ShareStandards and Programs
6/4/2012Alternative Compensatory Education Allotment ReportingOffice of School Finance
6/1/2012Texas Mathematics and Science Diagnostic System (TMSDS)Standards and Programs
6/1/20122012 List of Approved Tests for Assessment of Limited English Proficient (LEP) StudentsStandards and Programs
5/31/2012Graduation Requirements, Beginning with School Year 2012-2013Standards and Programs
5/30/20122012-2013 Title I, Part C, Carl D. Perkins Formula Grant ApplicationDivision of Curriculum
5/29/2012Sequestration: Preparing for a Possible Reduction in Federal FundsDivision of Grants Administration
5/23/2012Suspension of the Requirement to Submit Campus-Level Teacher Evaluation ScoresEducator Initiatives
5/22/2012Unexpended FY11 Technology Allotment FundsDivision of Instructional Materials and Educational Technology
5/15/2012Plan for Financial Solvency ReviewsOffice for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
5/11/2012July 1st Deadlines for CIPA, E-Rate and Technology PlansDivision of Instructional Materials and Educational Technology
5/8/2012Texas High Performance Schools Consortium Request for ApplicationStandards and Programs
5/8/2012Request for Application # 701-12-103 2012-2014 College for All Pilot GrantStandards and Programs
5/7/2012Request for Application # 701-12-104 2012–2013 Advanced Technical Credit Grant ProgramStandards and Programs
5/7/2012Texas Advanced Placement/International Baccalaureate Incentive Program – 2012 Test Fee SubsidiesStandards and Programs
5/3/2012TTAA Continuous Corrections Period QE Mar 31 2012Division of Federal Program Compliance
5/1/2012Changes to calculation of indirect costsOffice for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
4/27/20122010–2011 Final Summary of FinancesSchool Finance
4/27/2012Immediate and Upcoming Changes to Grant Management ProcessesGrants Administration
4/27/20122012 Summer School Program for Limited English Proficient (LEP) Students in Kindergarten and First GradeOffice of Curriculum
4/25/2012Reporting of Student Results for the 2012 STAAR Grades 3–8 AssessmentsStudent Assessment Division
4/20/2012Technology Planning and Reporting in Texas SchoolsDivision of Instructional Materials and Educational Technology
4/17/2012Honor Graduate CertificateStandards and Programs
4/12/2012TAA_IMA_updateStandards and Programs
4/11/2012TAA Project Share Gateway April 2012Department of Standards and Programs.
4/11/2012Compliance Report—PR7000 Private Nonprofit School ParticipationGrants Administration
4/4/2012GenTX Day 2012Commissioner's Office
4/3/2012Required RF Tracker Data Collection for Local Education AgenciesProgram Monitoring and Interventions
3/26/2012Agency Policy Concerning Remote Instruction That Is Not Delivered Through the Texas Virtual School Network (TxVSN)Office of School Finance
3/26/20122012-2013 Teacher Shortage AreasEducator Initiatives
3/26/2012ARRA Section 1512 Quarterly Reports Due April 5, 2012Division of Federal Program Compliance
3/23/2012Kindergarten Readiness System (KRS)Federal and State Education Policy
3/20/2012Required Physical Fitness Assessment 2012Curriculum Division
3/6/2012College and Career Readiness ModelsCurriculum Division
3/2/2012New SC5010 Data Request Form for Federal FundingGrants Administration
2/29/20122012–2013 Optional Flexible Year Program (OFYP)Office of School Finance
2/29/20122012–2013 Optional Flexible School Day Program (OFSDP)Office of School Finance
2/27/2012Instructional Materials Allotment Certification and Access to EMATInstructional Materials and Educational Technology
2/22/201215 Percent Grade DeferralCommisioner of Education
2/22/2012Assignment of District Accreditation StatusesAccreditation
2/21/2012Principal Surveys to Evaluate Texas Educator Preparation ProgramsEducator Certification and Standards
2/15/2012Education Service Centers - Commissioner’s Survey of SuperintendentsCommissioner of Education
2/15/20122011 - 2012 School Health SurveyCurriculum Division
2/13/2012Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work DayEducator Leadership and Quality
2/8/2012Request to Extend Expenditure Reporting Deadline Process and ProceduresGrants Administration
2/7/2012ARRA Section 1512 Quarterly Reports Continuous Corrections PeriodOffice for Grants and Fiscal Compliance
1/24/2012Newly Opened/Significantly Expanded Charter Schools; 2011–2012 Special Education Data RequestGrants Administration
1/20/2012Reinstatement of Congressional Funding ReductionsGrants Administration
1/13/2012Duty of Superintendents and Directors to Report Educator MisconductEducator Initiatives
1/5/20122011-2012 Performance Based Monitoring-Data Validation Monitoring – Leavers