State Board of Education News

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


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

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.