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TRS ActiveCare deterioration documented—more fuel for the fire of educator discontentPublish Date: April 24, 2018 7:16 pm
Public-school teachers are fed up not only because their pay has fallen behind the earnings of comparable workers in other sectors by more than 20 percent, but also because their...Read More
Texas Senate committee gauges progress on post-secondary goalsPublish Date: April 24, 2018 7:14 pm
On April 25 the Senate Higher Education Committee will hold a hearing to gauge progress toward the state’s goals under the 60x30 plan, aiming for 60 percent of Texans in...Read More
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