Topic: Policy

SBOE approves ‘streamlined’ curriculum standards

School Finance Commission hears state of education funding, expenditure recommendations

Virtual schools face investigation after reports on poor performance, companies profiting

School finance commission working group recommends allotments for dyslexia, early childhood ed

More on school finance bilingual funding recommendations

School funding highlighted in finance commission meetings, controversy over transfers to permanent school fund​

TRS Board declines to increase premiums, while Texas AFT retirees call for a ‘rollback’ of hikes and benefit cuts

Upcoming TRS action on retiree health-care premiums

Retired teachers to urge state trustees not to increase health-care premiums, and will ask Lt. Gov. for rollback of benefit cuts