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

    Draft Rules on Harvey Waivers Posted

    Campuses, school districts and open-enrollment charter schools directly affected by Hurricane Harvey will be eligible for special evaluation in this year’s state accountability system, if they meet a specific criterion.

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    School Safety Supports

    Information is now available on immediate opportunities to improve and strengthen school security through various programs, grants and training opportunities. You can find more on the School Safety Resources page.

  • Texas Schools

    Texas Schools

    Commissioner moves to grant four new charters

    Commissioner of Education Mike Morath has advised members of the State Board of Education of his decision to grant four Generation Twenty-Three charters.