To The Administrator Addressed Correspondence

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2019-09-19 HB 3 Implementation: Early Childhood and CCMR Board-Adopted Plans and Goals Governance
2019-09-19 United States Presidential Scholars Program and United States Senate Youth Program Student Scholarship Opportunities School Programs
2019-09-19 School Health and Related Services (SHARS) Reporting Requirement Financial Compliance
2019-09-12 House Bill 3 (HB 3) Implementation: Reading Practices School Programs
2019-09-12 Clarification of Improvement Plan Requirements for Campuses Designated as Additional Targeted Support, Targeted Support, D in a Domain, or D Overall Division of School Improvement Communication
2019-09-12 Competitive Grant Opportunities for Recruiting and Preparing Teachers and Principals Educator & System Support
2019-09-12 2019–2020 Significant Expansion of Enrollment—Open-Enrollment Charter Schools Only Financial Compliance
2019-09-12 Validations of Fiscal Data Reported by LEAs for Federal Grants Financial Compliance
2019-09-12 District Equity Plans Educator & System Support
2019-09-05 House Bill 3 (HB 3) Implementation of the Special Education and Dyslexia Allotment and Senate Bill 2075 Monitoring Special Populations
2019-09-05 House Bill 3 (HB 3) Implementation: Census Block Group Reporting and Lookup Tool Information Technology Systems
2019-09-05 Career & Technical Education Programs of Study  Career, College, and Military Prep
2019-08-30 Reimbursement for Hurricane Harvey Remediation Costs under Texas Education Code, §42.2524 Forecasting & Fiscal Analysis
2019-08-29 Factors Influencing Teaching Choice Survey and Education and Training Marketing Materials Educator Support
2019-08-29 House Bill 3 (HB 3) Implementation: Gifted/Talented Education Certification and Funding Special Populations
2019-08-29 House Bill 3 (HB 3) Implementation: Charter School Funding School Finance
2019-08-22 House Bill 3 (HB 3) Implementation: College, Career, or Military Readiness CTE, Incentives for High School Models, and High School Equivalency
2019-08-22 Texas Advanced Placement/International Baccalaureate Incentive Program – State Exam Fee Subsidy for the 2019-2020 School Year
2019-08-22 Enhancements and Updates to the Texas Assessment Program for 2019-20
2019-08-22 Hurricane Harvey Property Value Decline Appropriations
2019-08-22 ESSA Unsafe School Choice Option LEA Requirements
2019-08-22 Required Annual Notification of Nondiscrimination
2019-08-22 House Bill (HB 3) Implementation: Small and Mid-sized District Allotment
2019-08-15 House Bill 3 (HB 3) Implementation: Changes to Reporting Requirements and Creation of the Registry of Persons Ineligible to Work in Public Schools Educator & System Support
2019-08-15 2020–21 Public Education Grant (PEG) List Available Commissioner
2019-08-15 Updates to Program Intent Codes Financial Compliance
2019-08-15 Webinar Series regarding Ransomware Prevention, Detection and Recovery Information Technology Systems
2019-08-15 Webinar Series regarding SB 820 and HB 3834 (86th) Information Technology Systems
2019-08-12 Information for Districts, Campuses, and Charter Schools with Areas of Need Identified through the 2019 State and Federal Accountability System School Improvement
2019-08-12 Interim Assessment Registration and Updates Student Assessment
2019-08-09 Reading Language Arts (RLA) Assessment Transition Student Assessment
2019-08-09 Update on the Single, Statewide Assessment for Identification of English Learners, Effective 2019-2020 School Year Special Populations
2019-08-08 House Bill 3 (HB 3) Implementation: College, Career, or Military Readiness Sections College, Career, and Military Preparation
2019-08-08 Preliminary School FIRST Ratings 2018-2019
2019-08-08 Preliminary Charter FIRST Ratings 2018-2019
2019-08-08 86th Legislation on Student Discipline Under Chapter 37 Information Technology Services
2019-08-01 House Bill 3 (HB 3) Implementation: Current year values State Funding
2019-08-01 HB 3 and HB 3906 Advisory Committees Commissioner
2019-08-01 Senate Bill 500 Implementation: Additional Funding for Special Education Services Division of Forecasting and Fiscal Analysis
2019-08-01 Technology and Instructional Materials Allotment for Fiscal Years 2020 and 2021 Instructional Materials
2019-07-25 Recapture Formula Changes and Reductions Under House Bill 3 (HB 3) School Finance
2019-07-18 House Bill 3 Pre-K Early Childhood Education
2019-07-12 House Bill 3 (HB3) Implementation: State Compensatory Education (SCE) Allotment and the SCE Advisory Committee Financial Compliance
2019-07-11 Statewide Waiver for Out-of-District Transportation Interlocal Agreement Requirement of TEC §34.007(1) Waivers
2019-07-11 State Application to Renew Ed-Flex Authority Available for Public Comment Federal Program Compliance
2019-07-11 Home Schools Legal Services
2019-07-01 2017–2018 IDEA-B Formula and IDEA-B Preschool Grants Grant Compliance and Administration
2019-07-01 School Year 2017–2018 (Fiscal Year 2018) Final IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2019-06-24 TEA Information Resources on House Bill (HB) 3 Commissioner
2019-06-20 Discontinuing Use of Substitute Assessments in Future Accountability Cycles Commissioner
2019-06-20 Class Roster in the Texas Student Data System Information Technology Systems
2019-06-13 Reimbursement for Hurricane Harvey Remediation Costs under Texas Education Code, §42.2524 School Finance
2019-06-13 Hurricane Harvey Property Value Decline Appropriations School Finance
2019-06-13 Proposed Career and Technical Education Programs of Study College, Career and Military Preparation
2019-06-13 2017-2018 Final Summary of Finances School Finance
2019-06-13 Risk assessment level for school year 2019–2020 (fiscal year 2020) Federal Fiscal Monitoring
2019-06-11 House Bill 3 (HB3) Implementation: Salary Increases State Funding
2019-06-11 House Bill 3 (HB3) Implementation: Tax rate compression State Funding
2019-06-11 Minimum Salary Schedule Increase pursuant to House Bill 3 (HB3) School Finance
2019-06-06 Travel Reimbursement Rates Contracts, Grants and Financial Administration
2019-05-30 New Instructional Facility Allotment (NIFA); Online Application for Funding(1) School Finance
2019-05-30 Amendment to the State’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) State Plan Performance Reporting
2019-05-23 Request for Letters of Interest – Lone Star STEM Pilot Grant, Cycle 1, Year 1 College, Career and Military Preparation
2019-05-23 Announcement of the Single, Statewide Assessment for Identification of English Learners, Effective 2019-2020 School Year Special Populations
2019-05-23 GASB Statement No. 84, Fiduciary Activities Financial Compliance
2019-05-16 Professional Service Provider (PSP) Network Dissolution-July 31, 2019 School Improvement
2019-05-09 Factors Influencing Teaching Choice Survey Educator and System Support
2019-05-09 Financial Accounting Standards Board Topic 958 Update 2016-14 Financial Compliance
2019-05-02 Ed-Flex Waiver Application Available Federal Program Compliance
2019-05-02 Distinguished Educator Talent Pool Deadline Extension Educator and System Support
2019-05-02 State Performance Plan Indicator 14 in the Texas Student Data System ITS and Special Education
2019-05-02 Summer Meals Program Educator and System Support
2019-04-25 2019 Teacher Institutes: Improving Instruction through Assessment Standards and Support Services
2019-04-25 2017-2018 School Health Survey Curriculum
2019-04-25 Process for Certification of 2019–2020 Indirect Cost Rates for Independent School Districts (ISDs) Only Federal Fiscal Compliance
2019-04-25 High-Enrollment-Growth Adjustments Instructional Materials
2019-04-18 Residential Facilities Tracker in the Texas Student Data System ITS and Special Education
2019-04-18 School Year 2017–2018 (Fiscal Year 2018) Preliminary IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews Federal Fiscal Compliance
2019-04-18 2018 Discipline Data Validation Compliance Reviews ITS Business Management
2019-04-11 A–F Estimator Tool Available Performance Reporting
2019-04-11 Highest Ranking Graduate Tuition Waiver College, Career and Military Preparation
2019-04-04 Update on SHARS Cost Settlement from Health and Human Services Operations
2019-03-28 2019-2020 Industry-Based Certifications for Public School Accountability College, Career and Military Preparation
2019-03-28 Summer School Program for English Learners (ELs) in Kindergarten and First Grade English Learner Support
2019-03-21 U.S. Department of Education’s Performance Review Report Commissioner
2019-03-21 Statewide Birth-Five Needs Assessment Survey Early Childhood Education
2019-03-21 Distinguished Educator Talent Pool Educator and System Support
2019-03-21 Draft 2021–2022 Testing Calendar Student Assessment
2019-03-14 Perkins V Transition Plan College, Career and Military Preparation
2019-03-07 Special Education Grant Opportunity Released in Support of the Strategic Plan and Corrective Action Response Special Education
2019-03-07 LEA Preparation for 2017–2018 Preliminary IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews Federal Fiscal Compliance
2019-02-28 School Action Fund System Support and Innovation
2019-02-28 2018 Leaver Records Data Validation Compliance Reviews Information Technology
2019-02-28 Principal and Teacher Surveys to Evaluate Texas Educator Preparation Programs Educator Preparation & Program Accountability
2019-02-28 High School Girls Go CyberStart Initiative Information Technology
2019-02-28 Instructional Materials Ordering for the 2019−20 School Year Instructional Materials
2019-02-21 Proposed Testing Requirements for Accelerated Students Commissioner
2019-02-21 Securing student records from closed Texas charter schools via the Texas Records Exchange (TREx) Charter School Administration
2019-02-21 TPEIR Texas Education Report Resources Research and Analysis
2019-02-14 Texas Advanced Placement/International Baccalaureate Incentive Program – State Exam Fee Subsidies for the 2018-2019 School Year College, Career, and Military Preparation
2019-02-14 2019–2020 Process for Requesting Indirect Cost Rates (Charter Schools Only) Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2019-02-07 LOI: Lone Star Governance Exemplar Cohort SY19_20 Governance
2019-01-31 2019–2020 Testing Calendar Student Assessment
2019-01-17 2018-2019 Assignment of Accreditation Statuses Governance
2019-01-17 Implementation of House Bill (HB) 3593, High School Cybersecurity Courses Curriculum
2019-01-17 2019–2020 Perkins Reserve Grant Career, College, and Military Preparation
2019-01-10 Preliminary Public Comment on Industry-Based Certifications for Public School Accountability Career, College and Military Preparation
2019-01-03 Cybersecurity Tips and Tools Webinar Series 2019 Information Technology
2018-12-13 Request for Competitive Letters of Interest (LOI) for Reading Excellence and Academies Development (READ) Grant Opportunity Reading Initiatives
2018-12-13 2019–2020 and 2020–2021 Testing Calendars Student Assessment
2018-12-06 Applications Open for Joining the System of Great Schools Network System Support and Innovation
2018-12-06 Update to HHSC ‘Third Party Liability for SHARS Interim Claims’ Financial Compliance
2018-11-29 Request for Competitive Letters of Interest for Developing Middle School College and Career Readiness Free Instructional Resources and Materials Special Projects
2018-11-29 New TEA Guidance on Micro-Purchase Flexibility Under EDGAR Contracts, Grants and Financial Administration
2018-11-29 Instructional Materials Quality Evaluation (IMQE) Pilot Rubric Special Projects
2018-11-29 2019–20 Process for Requesting Indirect Cost Rates (ISDs Only) Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-11-15 Official Notification of the 2017–2018 Release of Final FIRST Ratings Financial Compliance
2018-11-15 Required Residential Facility Tracker Data Collection – Students with Disabilities Special Education
2018-11-08 2018-2019 Dropout Recovery Plan Monitoring School Improvement
2018-11-08 Request for Competitive Letters of Interest (LOI) for Regional Early Childhood Education Support Specialists (RECESS) Grant Opportunity Early Childhood Education
2018-10-26 Update Regarding 2018-2019 Texas Partnerships (SB 1882) System Support & Innovation
2018-10-26 2018-2019 Performance-Based Monitoring Analysis System (PBMAS) Staging School Improvement
2018-10-23 Request for Letters of Interest for 2019-2020 Math Innovation Zones Planning and Execution Grants - Update Special Projects
2018-10-23 2019–2020 Annual Survey of Children in Local Residential Facilities for the Neglected/Delinquent (SC9000) Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-10-23 Extended Deadline for the Application for Texas Reviewers for Instructional Materials Quality Evaluation Pilot Special Projects
2018-10-22 2018-19 Annual Fingerprinting Certification and Statement of Compliance Investigations and Fingerprinting
2018-10-19 Senate Bill (SB) 1843, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) Overview and Reporting Requirements College, Career, and Military Preparation
2018-10-18 The University of Texas at Austin Automatic Admission Policy Standards and Support Services
2018-10-15 College and Career Readiness School Models Planning Year Application Available College, Career, and Military Preparation
2018-10-15 Dyslexia and Related Disorders Reporting Study Survey Standards and Support Services
2018-10-15 Upcoming LEA Deadline: Title I, Part A Comparability of Services Requirement for the 2018-2019 School Year Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-10-10 Attendance Projections for the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 School Years School Finance
2018-10-08 UPDATE - Request for Applications for Instructional Materials Quality Evaluation Pilot Special Projects
2018-10-05 Request for Letters of Interest for 2019-2020 Math Innovation Zones Planning and Execution Grants Special Projects
2018-10-03 Financial Hardship Transition Program and Adjustment for Rapid Decline in Taxable Value of Property School Finance
2018-10-02 2017-2018 Near-Final Summary of Finances State Funding
2018-09-28 Implementation of Senate Bill (SB) 30, Community Safety Education Act Standards and Support Services
2018-09-27 Bilingual Education Exceptions and Waivers for English as a Second Language Special Populations
2018-09-27 School Health and Related Services (SHARS) Reporting Requirement Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-09-25 Required Physical Fitness Assessment (2018-19)
2018-09-20 House Bill 1638: Statewide Dual Credit Goals College, Career, and Military Preparation
2018-09-18 United States Presidential Scholars Program and United States Senate Youth Program Student Scholarship Opportunities College, Career, and Military Preparation
2018-09-14 Early Childhood Data System (ECDS) for Public Prekindergarten, High-Quality Prekindergarten Programs, Private Prekindergarten Providers & Kindergarten Data Early Childhood Education
2018-09-14 Competitive Grant Opportunities for Recruiting and Preparing Teachers & Principals Educator and System Support
2018-09-13 Validations of Fiscal Data Reported by LEAs for Federal Grants 2018-2019 Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-09-13 2018-2019 Significant Expansion of Enrollment - Open-Enrollment Charter Schools Only Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-08-31 Unallowable double funding for unaccompanied children held in custody by or for the federal government being served by Texas public schools School Finance
2018-08-31 Industry Certifications HB 2729 College, Career, and Military Preparation
2018-08-30 Career and Technical Education Programs of Study Information College, Career and Military Preparation
2018-08-29 Lone Star Governance Exemplar Cohort, Inaugural Cohort (SY 18/19) Governance
2018-08-29 Additional Special Education Grant Opportunities Released in Support of the Strategic Plan and Corrective Action Response Special Education
2018-08-28 Distinguished Teacher and Principal Talent Pool Recommendation 2018 Educator and System Support
2018-08-28 Implementing Statutory Changes to Micro-Purchase and the Simplified Acquisition Thresholds under the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR) Contracts, Grants and Financial Administration
2018-08-17 Cybersecurity Tips and Tools Webinar Series Information Security
2018-08-17 Classroom Connectivity Initiative: Take action on E-rate Category 2 Funds Technology
2018-08-17 Information for Districts, Campuses, and Charter Schools with Areas of Need Identified through the 2018 State and Federal Accountability System School Improvement
2018-08-16 PEG (Public Education Grant) List for 2019–20 Performance Reporting
2018-08-10 Request for Competitive Letters of Interest for GEAR UP (GU) Technical Assistance Grants Special Projects
2018-08-09 School Year 2016–2017 (Fiscal Year 2017) Final IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-08-08 Official Notification of Preliminary 2017–2018 Charter FIRST Rating for Charter Schools Operated by a Public Institution of Higher Education (IHE)
2018-08-08 Official Notification of Preliminary 2017–2018 School FIRST Rating
2018-08-08 Official Notification of Preliminary 2017–2018 Charter FIRST Rating
2018-08-07 New Instructional Facility Allotment (NIFA); Online Application for Funding State Funding
2018-08-06 2018–2019 STAAR Interim Assessments Available Academics
2018-08-02 U.S. Department of Education’s Approval of Texas’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Plan Amendments and Denial of Waiver Request Related to TELPAS Changes Commissioner
2018-08-02 Substitute System of Federal Time-and-Effort Reporting for School Year 2018–2019 Contracts, Grants and Financial Administration
2018-08-02 Medicaid Free and Medicaid Reduced Benefits as Prekindergarten Eligibility Qualifiers Early Childhood Education
2018-07-31 Prekindergarten and the National School Lunch Program Guidance for 2018-2019 Early Childhood Education
2018-07-30 Required Annual Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education Programs School Improvement
2018-07-25 Inter-District Transfers - 2018–2019 Updates to Census Data–Based Federal Grant Formula Allocation Procedures Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-07-17 ACTION REQUIRED Special Education Corrective Action Response Requirements and Timelines Special Populations
2018-07-17 Lone Star Governance Exemplar Cohort, Inaugural Cohort - SY18/19 Governance
2018-07-16 Minutes of Operation - Updates to House Bill (HB) 2442 for Half-Day Prekindergarten Programs Early Childhood Education Division
2018-07-13 2018-2019 Teacher Shortage Areas and Loan Forgiveness Programs Educator Leadership and Quality
2018-07-13 Texas’ Ed-Flex Authority Extended for 2018-2019 Contracts, Grants and Financial Administration
2018-07-12 2018 List of Approved Tests for Assessment of English Learners Special Populations
2018-07-09 2018-2019 Preliminary Summary of Finances
2018-07-09 Special Education Grant Opportunities Released in Support of the Strategic Plan and Corrective Action Response Special Populations
2018-07-06 Local Share of the Foundation School Program Cost State Funding
2018-06-28 Request for Competitive Letters of Interest for New GEAR UP Texas Cohort Special Projects
2018-06-26 Competitive grant opportunity from US Department of Justice: STOP School Violence
2018-06-13 2018-2019 Fund Code Deletions for Actual and Shared Services (SSA) Actual Reporting Financial Compliance
2018-06-08 Governor Abbott’s School Safety Plan - Immediate Opportunities to Improve Campus Security Through Available School Safety Supports Commissioner
2018-06-08 Risk Assessment Level for School Year 2018-2019 (fiscal year 2019) Federal Fiscal Monitoring
2018-06-07 Zika Virus Protection and Prevention Commissioner
2018-06-06 Provision of Services for Students with Dyslexia and Related Disorders - Revised June 6, 2018 Special Populations
2018-06-06 2018 Tax Information Survey State Funding
2018-06-06 Re: 2018–2019 Optional Flexible Year Program (OFYP) State Funding
2018-06-06 Re: 2018– 2019 Optional Flexible School Day Program (OFSDP) State Funding
2018-06-05 Provision of Services for Students with Dyslexia and Related Disorders Special Populations
2018-06-01 Update on the 2018 STAAR Online Testing Issues Commissioner
2018-05-31 Competitive Letter of Interest (LOI) for Physical Fitness Character Education Expansion Pilot Grant Program Standards and Support Services
2018-05-29 Required Data Collection: General Application of Assurances (GAA), Updated for ESSA Grants Administration
2018-05-24 New Campus Charter Schools Established by Independent School Districts - Eligibility for CSP Start-Up Grant Funding Charter School Administration
2018-05-24 2018 STAAR Online Testing Issues Commissioner
2018-05-21 Moment of Silence to Honor Victims of Santa Fe High School Shooting Commissioner
2018-05-16 Required Reporting, Senate Bill 1843, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery College, Career, and Military Preparation
2018-05-11 P-TECH and Industry Cluster Innovative Academy Planning and Designation Applications Open College, Career and Military Preparation
2018-05-09 Grant Funds to be Awarded for Hurricane Recovery Contracts, Grants and Financial Administration
2018-05-08 Public Comments on Proposed Rulemaking Rulemaking
2018-05-08 Adequate and Appropriate School Safety Measures Commissioner
2018-05-02 Upcoming Opportunity for Technical Support Related to Early Childhood Education Early Childhood Education
2018-05-01 Charter School Facility Funding State Funding
2018-05-01 New Expenditure Code (Object 6491) for all Statutorily Required Public Notices Financial Compliance
2018-04-30 Industry Certification Recommendation Survey College, Career and Military Prep
2018-04-30 2017-2018 Additional State Aid for Ad Valorem Tax Credits under Texas Economic Development Act State Funding
2018-04-30 Process for Certification of 2018–2019 Indirect Cost Rates (Independent School Districts Only) Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-04-27 Trustee Training Requirement and Senate Bill 1566 Governance
2018-04-24 Blended Learning Professional Development Opportunity Educator and System Support
2018-04-24 School Year 2016–2017 (Fiscal Year 2017) Preliminary IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-04-23 2018 Summer School Program for English Learners (ELs) in Kindergarten and First Grade Special Populations
2018-04-20 Statewide Waiver for Out-of-District Transportation Interlocal Agreement Requirement of TEC §34.007 Commissioner
2018-04-19 SB 1566, Section 11 Guidance Standards and Support Services
2018-04-16 Pilot Teacher Surveys to Evaluate Texas Educator Preparation Programs Educator Preparation & Program Accountability
2018-04-12 Waiver Request to the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Performance Reporting
2018-04-10 House Bill 22 2018 Accountability Decisions Framework Performance Reporting
2018-04-06 Request for Competitive Letters of Interest for Community Partnership Grants Special Projects
2018-04-06 Reminder of Senate Bill 1882 Timeline, Processes, & Important Information System Support and Innovation
2018-04-05 Important Updates for the 2018 Spring STAAR Administrations Student Assessment
2018-03-29 Request for Competitive Letters of Interest for Math Innovation Zones Pilot Grants Special Projects
2018-03-27 Division of College, Career, and Military Preparation Survey College, Career, and Military Preparation
2018-03-26 2018 Alternative Education Accountability (AEA) Campus Registration Performance Reporting
2018-03-21 2017–2018 IDEA-B Formula and IDEA-B Preschool Grants: Extension of Project End Date Contracts, Grants and Financial Administration
2018-03-15 Competitive Grant Opportunity: 2018-2019 Texas 21st Century Community Learning Centers, Cycle 10, Year 1 Elementary, Middle School and State Programs
2018-03-09 2016-2017 School Health Survey Curriculum Standards and Student Support
2018-03-08 High-Enrollment-Growth Instructional Materials Allotment Adjustments Instructional Materials
2018-03-07 LEA Preparation for 2016–2017 Preliminary IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-03-06 College and Career Readiness Models Planning and Designation Applications Open College, Career, and Military Prep
2018-03-05 Jobs and Education Training (JET) Grant Program Commissioner
2018-03-05 Foundation High School Program Survey Academics
2018-03-05 Required RF Tracker Data Collection for Districts with Residential Care and Treatment Facilities within their Geographic Boundaries and or Jurisdiction School Improvement
2018-03-05 Subject: 2014-2018 Commissioner’s List of Reading Instruments—Grades 1 and 2 Early Childhood Education
2018-03-02 Safety Options for School Districts and Charters Commissioner
2018-03-02 Important Changes to Principal Surveys to Evaluate Texas Educator Preparation Programs Educator Preparation & Program Accountability
2018-02-28 2016-2017 Student Assessment Data Validation Report Performance Reporting
2018-02-26 Responsibilities and Timelines Regarding Parent Requests for Special Education Evaluations under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), TEC, and TAC Special Populations
2018-02-22 Instructional Materials Ordering for the 2018−19 School Year Instructional Materials
2018-02-21 Early Childhood Data System (ECDS) for Public Prekindergarten, High-Quality Prekindergarten Programs, Private Prekindergarten Providers and Kindergarten Data Early Childhood Education
2018-02-20 2017-2018 Data Validation Monitoring Discipline Records Staging School Improvement
2018-02-15 Seeking feedback on the revised draft Texas Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (T-STEM) Blueprint School Programs
2018-02-14 Cyber Security Tips and Tools Webinar Series Information Technology Services
2018-02-13 SC5050 Request for Federal Funding and Indirect Cost Rate for Charter Schools for the 2018–2019 School Year Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2018-02-12 Texas Public Charter Schools Survey Academics
2018-02-09 New Web Links to FSP Report and Log-In Pages
2018-02-09 Launch Of System Of Great Schools Network Cohort 2 System Support
2018-02-08 Texas Student Data System (TSDS) Weekly Crisis Code Report Final Submission Information Technology Services
2018-02-02 Texas Student Data System (TSDS) Unique ID Enrollment Tracking Module Information Technology Services
2018-01-30 Travel and Mileage Reimbursement 2018 Contracts, Grants and Financial Administration
2018-01-26 Senate Bill 1882 Updates System Support & Innovation
2018-01-26 Assignment of District and Charter School Accreditation Statuses (2017-18) Governance
2018-01-25 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Curriculum Standards and Student Support
2018-01-24 2017-2018 Dropout Recovery Plan Monitoring School Improvement
2018-01-17 Competitive Grant Opportunities for Recruiting and Preparing Teachers and Principals Educator Support
2018-01-09 2017-2018 Data Validation Monitoring Leaver Records Staging School Improvement
2018-01-09 Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) State Plan Resubmission Commissioner
2018-01-08 Interim Assessment Pilot Available for Educators Student Assessment
2018-01-03 Notification of Education Sector Cyber Alert: Increase in Compromises of K-12 School Employee Direct Deposit Accounts Information Technology Services
2018-01-02 Community Development Block Grants Commissioner
2017-12-20 Information concerning changes to Staff Development and Early Release Waivers for 2018-2019 and Beyond (2nd notice) Waivers
2017-12-20 Minutes of Operation - Updates to House Bill (HB) 2442 (2nd notice) Financial Compliance
2017-12-15 Revised IDEA-B LEA Maintenance of Effort (MOE) Calculation Tool and New Resources Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-12-15 Texas Advanced Placement/International Baccalaureate Incentive Program - State Exam Fee Subsidies for the 2017-2018 School Year College, Career, and Military Prep
2017-12-14 Hurricane Harvey Related Elimination of Certain Retesting Requirements for the Student Success Initiative in Grades 5 and 8, Update on Testing Schedules and Accountability Waiver Request Commissioner
2017-12-14 Additional Waiver Requests Due to Devastation Caused by Hurricane Harvey Grants Compliance and Oversight
2017-12-12 Request for Applications #701-18-103 2018–2019 Technology Lending Grant Curriculum Standards and Student Support
2017-12-11 THGC Outstanding Educator Award Communications
2017-12-08 2018–2019 Process for Requesting Indirect Cost Rates (Independent School Districts Only) Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-12-07 2016–17 School Report Cards (SRC) Performance Reporting
2017-12-07 Additional Guidance for TSDS PEIMS Crisis Coding and McKinney-Vento Homeless Coding Technology and Academics
2017-11-30 Senate Bill 1843, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, Overview and Expected Timeline for Implementation School Programs
2017-11-29 2018-2019 Innovative Course Application Curriculum Standards and Student Support
2017-11-28 Required Physical Fitness Assessment Curriculum Standards and Student Support
2017-11-28 2017–2018 Tax Collection Survey for School Districts Affected by Hurricane Harvey State Funding
2017-11-27 School districts and charter schools encouraged to document loss of records due to Hurricane Harvey Finance Administration
2017-11-17 2016-2017 Final FIRST Ratings For Districts and Charter Schools Impacted by Hurricane Harvey Financial Compliance
2017-11-16 Early College High School Blueprint Redesign and Designation Process Changes School Programs
2017-11-15 Texas Student Data System (TSDS) Fall PEIMS Industry Certification Reporting Change Technology and Academics
2017-11-14 Updated Public Education Grant (PEG) list for the 2018-19 school year Performance Reporting
2017-11-13 Pre-Employment Affidavit for Educators Educator Leadership and Quality
2017-11-13 Annual Client Satisfaction Survey of Regional Education Service Centers and Executive Directors (2017) Commissioner
2017-11-10 FCC Webinar on E-rate Temporary Provisions for Hurricane Impacted LEAs Information Technology Services
2017-11-03 2016-2017 Final FIRST Ratings For Appeals Due By September 8, 2017 Financial Compliance
2017-11-01 Data Feed Schedule L-1 Question SF13 Financial Compliance
2017-10-30 Cyber Alert: DHS Issues Binding Operational Directive on Kaspersky Products Information Technology Services
2017-10-25 2018–2019 Annual Survey of Children in Local Residential Facilities for the Neglected/Delinquent (SC9000) Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-10-25 Upcoming LEA Deadline: Title I, Part A Comparability of Services Requirement for 2017–2018 Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-10-24 The University of Texas at Austin Automatic Admission Policy (2017) Commissioner
2017-10-23 Texas Student Data System (TSDS) PEIMS Crisis Code 06 Information Technology Services and Office of Academics
2017-10-17 2017-18 Annual Fingerprinting Certification and Statement of Compliance Educator Leadership and Quality
2017-10-16 (REVISED) Tuition Limits under the TEC, §25.0031 State Funding
2017-10-12 Required RF Tracker Data Collection for Local Education Agencies with Residential Care and Treatment (2017-18)) School Improvement
2017-10-10 Classroom Connectivity Initiative Update – State Match
2017-10-10 2017-2018 Performance-Based Monitoring Intervention Staging School Improvement
2017-10-09 Commissioner’s adjustment to average daily attendance (ADA) for school districts and charter schools experiencing declines in enrollment because of Hurricane Harvey for the 2017–2018 school year. State Funding
2017-10-09 Transportation for Students in Hazardous Traffic and High Risk of Violence Areas State Funding
2017-10-09 Transportation for Students Displaced Due to Hurricane Harvey State Funding
2017-10-06 Texas Virtual School Network Catalog Course Providers Offer Additional Course Seats and Reduced Course Fees for Students and Schools Impacted by Hurricane Harvey Standards and Support Services
2017-10-05 New Texas Student Data System (TSDS) PEIMS Crisis Codes Technology and Academics
2017-10-05 Special Education Data Sharing Project Timeline Extended Special Populations
2017-09-27 Bilingual Education Exceptions/Waivers for English as a Second Language (2017) Special Populations
2017-09-26 FCC E-rate Relief for Affected LEAs Information Technology Services
2017-09-25 Financial Hardship Transition Program and Adjustment for Rapid Decline in Taxable Value of Property - 2017 State Funding
2017-09-21 Procurement Guidance for Schools Affected by Hurricane Harvey Commisisoner
2017-09-20 Instructional Materials Concerns Related to Hurricane Harvey Standards and Support Services
2017-09-20 Requirements for campuses operating over capacity because of Hurricane Harvey Commissioner
2017-09-20 Hurricane Harvey and impact of federal funds: Guidance, FAQ, and waiver requests Grants Compliance and Oversight
2017-09-19 Texas Student Data System (TSDS) PEIMS Crisis Code for Hurricane Irma and Fall PEIMS Snapshot Date Technology and Academics
2017-09-18 2017–2018 Preliminary Summary of Finances (SOF) State Funding
2017-09-15 School Health and Related Services (SHARS) Reporting Requirement - 2017 Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-09-12 Submitting Crisis Code Data and PEIMS School-Start Window Date Change, Submitting Crisis Code Data through TSDS PEIMS Technology and Academics
2017-09-12 Reduction of Minimum Days of Service Commissioner
2017-09-12 Adjustments for average daily attendance (ADA) and certain funding issues due to Hurricane Harvey School Finance
2017-09-07 Appeal Extension for Preliminary 2016-2017 School and Charter FIRST Ratings School Finance
2017-09-07 Extension of Deadline for Filing Appeals of 2017 Academic Accountability Ratings for Certain Districts Academics
2017-09-06 2017–2018 Significant Expansion of Enrollment—Open-Enrollment Charter Schools Only Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-09-05 United States Presidential Scholars Program College, Career, and Military Prep
2017-09-01 Additional Missed School Day Waivers related to Hurricane Harvey Commissioner
2017-08-31 Hurricane Harvey Enrollment Guidance
2017-08-31 Minutes of Operation - Updates to House Bill (HB) 2442 Financial Compliance
2017-08-31 Information concerning changes to Staff Development and Early Release Waivers for 2018-2019 and Beyond Waivers
2017-08-30 Formative Reading Assessments for School Year 2017-2018 Standards and Support Services
2017-08-29 Hurricane Related Waivers Commissioner
2017-08-29 Deadline Extensions for the 2016–2017 Tax Information Survey and Staff Salary Data Collection State Funding
2017-08-24 Financial Hardship Transition Program School Finance
2017-08-23 Validations of Fiscal Data Reported by LEAs for Federal Grants (2017-18) Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-08-21 Culmination of the 2016-17 High-Quality Prekindergarten Grant Early Childhood Education
2017-08-21 Industry-Based Certifications for Public School Accountability College, Career, and Military Preparation.
2017-08-18 Attendance, Admission, Enrollment Records, and Tuition - August 2017 Legal Services
2017-08-18 Charter Admission, Enrollment, and Withdrawal Legal Services
2017-08-17 Solar Eclipse Safety Precautions Commissioner
2017-08-16 United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) College, Career, and Military Prep
2017-08-16 Information for Districts, Campus, and Charter Schools with Areas of Need Identified through the 2017 State Accountability System School Improvement
2017-08-15 PEG (Public Education Grant) List for 2018–19 Performance Reporting
2017-08-15 Cybersecurity Tips and Tools Webinar Series - 2017 Information Technology Services
2017-08-09 House Bill 22 Overview and Expected Timeline for Implementation Academics
2017-08-08 Upcoming training from Department of Grants Compliance and Oversight Grants Compliance and Oversight
2017-08-04 Online Professional Development Modules for CTE TEKS Implementation College, Career, and Military Prep
2017-08-03 Substitute System of Federal Time-and-Effort Reporting for School Year 2017–2018 Grants Compliance and Oversight
2017-07-27 2017 List of Approved Tests for Assessment of English Language Learners Special Populations
2017-07-26 Travel and Mileage Reimbursement - July 2017 Grants Compliance and Oversight
2017-07-25 Free Prekindergarten: Star of Texas Award Eligibility Criterion Early Childhood Education
2017-07-24 Contracts Related to the Texas SUCCESS Program for School Year 2017-2018 Standards and Support Services
2017-07-24 Instructional Materials Allotment for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019 (School years 2017-18 and 2018-19) Instructional Materials
2017-07-17 Deadline Extended for the 2017-2018 school year New Instructional Facility Allotment (NIFA); Online Application for Funding State Funding
2017-07-14 CTE Courses Changes for 2017-2018 Curriculum and Student Support
2017-07-13 Required Annual Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education Programs School Improvement
2017-07-10 Prekindergarten Program Funding and High-Quality Requirements
2017-06-27 Minutes of Operation-Updates to House Bill (HB) 2442 Financial Compliance
2017-06-26 Open-Source Instructional Materials Instructional Materials
2017-06-26 LEAs with Schools Identified as Priority and/or Focus for school year 2017–2018 School Improvement
2017-06-23 Repeal of Community and Student Engagement Ratings Performance Reporting
2017-06-19 Special Education Data Sharing Request - Eligibility for Reimbursement Special Populations
2017-06-19 School Year 2015–2016 (Fiscal Year 2016) Final IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-06-19 2017-2021 Commissioner’s List of Approved Prekindergarten and Kindergarten Assessment Instruments Early Childhood Education
2017-06-19 Risk assessment level for school year 2017–2018 (fiscal year 2018) Federal Fiscal Monitoring
2017-06-12 2017 Tax Information Survey State Funding
2017-06-02 Applicant Resources for the 2017-2019 School Redesign Grant, Pilot Cycle, Grant Program System Support and Innovation
2017-06-01 NIFA Online Application is Now Open State Funding
2017-05-31 Competitive Letter of Interest (LOI) for Physical Fitness Character Education Expansion Pilot Grant Program-2017 Standards and Support Services
2017-05-24 Tuition Limits under the TEC, §25.0031 State Funding
2017-05-19 2017–2018 Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) - Consolidated Federal Grant Application Grants Compliance and Oversight
2017-05-17 2017 Summer School Program for English Language Learners (ELLs) in Kindergarten and First Grade Special Populations
2017-05-15 2017-2018 Initial Compliance Reviews (ICRs) Standards and Support Services
2017-05-15 New Campus Charter Schools Established by Independent School Districts Eligibility for Start-Up Grant Funding Commissioner
2017-05-10 Update on Teacher Evaluations in Texas
2017-05-05 School Redesign Fund (SRF) Grant Opportunity System Support and Innovation
2017-05-02 Indirect Cost Rates Available for School Year 2017–2018 (Fiscal Year 2018) Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-04-28 2017-2018 Optional Flexible School Day Program (OFSDP) State Funding
2017-04-27 Competitive Letter of Interest (LOI) for Texas Virtual School Network (TXVSN) Grants to Rural Schools
2017-04-26 Introducing the New Confidential Student Report (CSR) Commissioner
2017-04-18 Highest Ranking Graduate College, Career, and Military Prep
2017-04-18 Change in Distribution of Title I, Part A, Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Secondary Reserve Grant for 2017-18 College, Career, and Military Prep
2017-04-18 Community and Student Engagement Ratings as Part of the State Academic Accountability System Performance Reporting
2017-04-13 Reading Academies and Math Academies Standards and Support Services
2017-04-12 2016-2017 Data Validation Monitoring of Student Assessment School Improvement
2017-04-11 2017-2018 Optional Flexible Year Program (OFYP) State Funding
2017-04-03 School Year 2015–2016 (Fiscal Year 2016) Preliminary IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-03-28 Required RF Tracker Data Collection for Districts with Residential Care and Treatment Facilities within Their Geographic Boundaries and / or Jurisdiction School Improvement
2017-03-27 Changes to the Bond Guarantee Program for Charter Schools State Funding
2017-03-27 2017 Alternative Education Accountability (AEA) Campus Registration Performance Reporting
2017-03-27 2017 Spring STAAR Administration Commissioner of Education
2017-03-24 District Equity Plan Requirement, Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), Title I Educator Support
2017-03-21 Distinguished Teacher and Principal Talent Pool Recommendation Educator Support
2017-03-20 House Bill 5 Foundation High School Program Endorsements Survey Academics
2017-03-13 LEA Preparation for 2015–2016 Preliminary IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-03-13 Tax Collections for Districts with Chapter 313 Projects (2nd Notice) School Finance
2017-03-09 Certification Exam Reimbursement for School Year 2016-2017 College, Career, and Military Preparation
2017-03-03 Important training and information sessions on the 2017–2018 ESSA Consolidated Grant Application Grants Compliance and Oversight
2017-03-03 Principal Surveys to Evaluate Texas Educator Preparation Programs Educator Support
2017-03-01 Cyber Security Tips and Tools webinar series - March 2017 Information Technology Services
2017-02-22 System of Great Schools (SGS) Technical Assistance Network Commissioner
2017-02-21 Compliance Report-PR7000 Private Nonprofit School Participation for School Year 2016-2017 - ISDs Only Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-02-14 Instructional Materials Ordering for the 2017-2018 School Year Instructional Materials
2017-02-09 Texas Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (T-STEM) Designation (2017-2018 School Year) College, Career, and Military Prep
2017-02-06 Early Childhood Data System (ECDS) for Public Prekindergarten, High Quality Prekindergarten Grant Program, Private Prekindergarten Providers and Kindergarten Data Early Childhood Education
2017-02-06 SC5050 Request for Federal Funding and Indirect Cost Rate for Charter Schools for the 2017–2018 School Year Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2017-02-03 2016-2017 Data Validation Monitoring Discipline Records Staging School Improvement
2017-02-03 Assignment of District Accreditation Statuses (2016-2017) Governance
2017-02-01 Recognition of property value loss for 50 percent of the local optional homestead exemption (LOHE) for the 2016-17 school year (and state fiscal year (FY) 2017) State Funding
2017-02-01 House Bill 2610 Funding Implications for the 2016–2017 School Year (2nd Notice) State Funding
2017-01-27 Travel and Mileage Reimbursement - January 2017 Grants Oversight and Compliance Division
2017-01-20 Survey On Pre-Kindergarten - Grade 3 Certification Office of Academics
2017-01-19 Feedback Request for Industry-based Certifications and Certificates College, Career and Military Prep
2017-01-18 Student Success Initiative Certification Commissioner
2017-01-05 THGC Outstanding Educator Award -2017 Communications Division
2016-10-12 Required RF Tracker Data Collection for Local Education Agencies with Residential Care and Treatment Facilities within Their Geographic Boundaries and/or Jurisdiction Division of School Improvement
2016-09-16 School Health and Related Services (SHARS) Reporting Requirement - 2016 Federal Fiscal Compliance and Reporting
2016-09-06 United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) - 2016 Instructional Resources and State Programs
2016-05-04 Honor Graduate Certificate Federal and State Education Policy