State Board of Education News

Official news releases issued on behalf of the State Board of Education are listed below.  


Governor appoints Dr. Keven Ellis chair of the State Board of Education (9-16-2019)

School volunteers earn SBOE's 2019 Heroes for Children award (9-9-2019))

Texas Permanent School Fund wins three international awards (7-3-2019)

SBOE gives final approval to four new charter schools (6-14-2019)

State Board of Education recognizes 2019 Student Heroes (6-14-2019)

Permanent School Fund named finalist for the Sovereign Wealth Fund of the Year award (4-15-2019)

Nominate volunteers for the 2019 Heroes for Children Award (4-2-2019)

The SBOE a good steward of fund to support Texas public schools (3-27-2019)

Nominate a student volunteer for 2019 Student Heroes Award (2-13-2019)

Student-designed Permanent School Fund logo unveiled (2-1-2019)
Winning PSF logo design
BLGY Architecture receives Employers for Education Excellence Award (2-1-2019)
BLGY award photo 

Seven State Board of Education members begin new term of office (1-29-2019)
 State Board of Education hosts free conference Jan. 30 (1-15-2019)

Learning Roundtable Conference registration opens (12-19-2018)

Texas schools to receive about $2.212 billion in the next biennium due to actions of the State Board of Education and School Land Board (11-20-2018)

SBOE adopts Long-Range Plan for Public Education  (11-16-2018)

Nominate local employers for 2018 Employers for Education Excellence award (11-1-2018)

Help the SBOE brand the Permanent School Fund (10-19-2018)

Letter signed by 15 SBOE members to the School Land Board (9-14-2018)
           George P. Bush reply (9-19-2018)

SBOE gives preliminary approval to updated social standards and gives final approval to a Mexican American Studies course (9-14-2018)

 State Board of Education to set long-range education goals (9-10-2018)

Public hearings on streamlined social studies standards and instructional materials scheduled for Tuesday (9-7-2018)

SBOE honors 2018 Heroes for Children (9-6-2018)

SBOE chair to participate in Federal Commission on School Safety listening panel (8-22-2018)

SBOE gives preliminary approval to Ethnic Studies: Mexican Studies course (6-15-2018)

SBOE Student Heroes Award recognizes acts of kindness and compassion (5-24-2018)

New online instructional material to be based on digitized curriculum standards (4-18-2018)

SBOE approves ethnic studies course (4-13-2018)

SBOE releases survey results (4-13-2018)

Recognize hard-working volunteers as Heroes for Children (3-12-2018)

Nominate a student volunteer for 2018 Student Heroes Award (2-7-2018)

Help craft the new Long-Range Plan for Public Education (2-2-2018)

State Board of Education asks for public input on new Long-Range Plan for Public Education (1-25-2018)

 New year begins with community meetings for the SBOE (1-3-2018)
News releases issued in 2016 and 2017 are available on the Archived State Board of Education News Releases web page.