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

    2019 STAAR Test Results Show Gains

    Statewide results for the 2019 spring administration of the STAAR test are now available. The results for high school end of course assessments were particularly strong, with gains in all subjects compared to 2018.    

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    2019 Student Heroes Recognized

    SBOE recognizes the 2019 Student Heroes for such outstanding acts of compassion and charity as establishing a school-based food pantry, spearheading an environmental campaign that redistributed 2,750 pairs of shoes, and raising funds for cancer research.

  • Texas Schools

    Texas Schools

    Gen 24 Charter School Applicants Approved

    Four of the five Generation Twenty-Four charter applicants have been approved by the State Board of Education, allowing them to begin operation in Texas for the 2020-2021 school year once any contingencies are met.


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