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

    TEA Time Podcast Launches

    Welcome to TEA Time, a podcast designed to provide information on TEA projects, initiatives, programs and specific public education issues. The inaugural episodes feature discussions with Commissioner Mike Morath on the A-F State Accountability Rating System for school districts. 

  • Finance & Funding

    Finance & Funding

    Districts Eligible for Hurricane Funding

    TEA has been awarded more than $174 million in new federal assistance under the Temporary Emergency Impact Aid for Displaced Students program. The federal funding will assist Texas school districts with the cost of educating students displaced by Hurricane Harvey during the 2017-2018 school year.

  • About

    About TEA

    New Answers Online Video Library Available

    TEA has established an online video library to house its new Answers in About a Minute video series, designed to share basic information on various TEA initiatives and programs.