TEA Communications

The Communications Division is the agency's initial point of contact for the members of the media.

News and Information

Press releases are regularly posted on the web.

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Social Media

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Photos of TEA events are available on Flickr and on Instagram.

Awards and Recognition

Learn about award programs sponsored by the Texas Education Agency, such as the Milken Educator Awards, the Blue Ribbon Schools program, and more.


Gene Acuna, director of communications, gene.acuna@tea.texas.gov
Andres Ramos, director of strategic communications, andres.ramos@tea.texas.gov
DeEtta Culbertson, information specialist, deetta.culbertson@tea.texas.gov
Lauren Callahan, information specialist, lauren.callahan@tea.texas.gov  

Contact Communications Staff

Phone:  (512) 463-9000

Email:  teainfo@tea.texas.gov 
Fax:  (512) 463-9838
U.S. Mail:  1701 N. Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78701