MCA Updates: News Clips

10/18/2012 8:55 AM in

Use the link below to acess an op. ed. from David Thompson and Philip Fraissinet on Texas school finance litigation....

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9/7/2012 9:30 AM in

TEA has posted correspondence on the "To the Administrator Addressed" web site detailing its intent to request ESEA flexibility waivers from USDE....

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4/17/2012 1:28 PM in

The Dallas Morning News wrote about issues associated with Supplemental Education Service providers. ...

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2/22/2012 9:33 AM in

Yesterday TEA distributed a press release describing Texas' favorable results on the National Governors' Association "Compact" graduation rate. It is called the Compact Rate because it reflects the NGA's agreed-upon methodology for calculating graduation rates....

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8/14/2012 8:45 AM in

Commissioner Scott announced a decision with regard to implementation of the requirement that EOC test scores comprise 15% of the weight in students' final course grades....

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2/14/2012 3:32 PM in

Per an article in the Texas Tribune, today four state senators sent a letter to Commissioner Robert Scott about available flexibility to delay implementation of the "15% requirement" until 2012-13. **UPDATED 2-14: TAB reactions and central Texas' districts approaches to 15% -- prior to "The Letter."...

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2/6/2012 3:59 PM in

Houston Chronicle...

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Cedar Park Citizen...

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Times Record News...

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San Antonio Express News...

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Amarillo Globe News...

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2/6/2012 3:37 PM in

Texas Tribune...

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2/6/2012 3:35 PM in

American Statesman...

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2/6/2012 3:33 PM in

Texas Tribune...

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2/6/2012 2:43 PM in

OA Online...

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2/6/2012 2:39 PM in

Education News...

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Houston Chronicle...

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KUT.ORG...

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2/6/2012 2:00 PM in

Washington Post...

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2/1/2012 2:22 PM in

Amarillo Globe News...

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2/1/2012 2:11 PM in

North Texas e-News...

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1/13/2012 10:53 AM in

TEA News Release...

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1/13/2012 10:51 AM in

The McAllen Monitor...

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12/19/2011 11:15 AM in

Houston Chronicle...

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12/13/2011 1:31 PM in

The Texas Tribune...

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11/3/2011 8:52 AM in

On October 25, NCEA released its list of higher performing schools across the state. Campuses in many urban areas of the state are among those recognized for high performance and/or high growth as measured by the NCEA model. ...

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