Category Archives: News

We will post on this page links to news articles about Texas Kids Can’t Wait, as well as about issues of concern to our membership.

Key State Arguments in School Finance Undermined by State witness

by Terrence Stutz, Dallas Morning News, Dec. 7, 2012 http://educationblog.dallasnews.com/2012/12/key-state-arguments-in-school-finance-case-undermined-by-state-witness.html/

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Texas Graduation Rates

Texas Ranks High Among States in Graduation Rates http://www.tea.state.tx.us/news_release.aspx?id=2147510173 The reason Texas looks better in this report is that for the first time they used the standard definition of dropouts used by the U.S. Department of Education (states were asked to do this so that rates can be compared).  The U.S. study determines the percent […]

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Joe Smith, “Children Can’t Wait” (Oct. 1, 2012) from www.texasisd.com

http://www.texasisd.com/article_130920.shtml

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