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Our Work Is PowerfulPublish Date: July 15, 2019 11:28 am
We Educate. Texas educators and support professionals make a difference everyday in the lives of our students. Texas AFT provides our members with the resources, professional development, and support to...Read More
Texas Education Commissioner attempts to skirt the law with new rules on district partnerships with charter schools and nonprofitsPublish Date: July 12, 2019 10:49 am
A controversial state law passed in 2017—Senate Bill 1882—gave districts the ability to “partner” with charter schools and other nonprofit entities to take over campuses facing sanctions for low accountability...Read More
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