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KXXV Waco
T.E.A. officials talk guidelines regarding improper relationships between educators and studentswith a 19 year old student. However, many Texomans questioned the charges due
T.E.A. officials talk guidelines regarding improper relationships between educators and students
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
with a 19 year old student. However, many Texomans questioned the charges due to the male’s age. Officials from the Texas Education Agency said they have consequences for teachers who have an improper relationship with any student,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
T.E.A. officials talk guidelines regarding improper relationships between educators and studentswith a 19 year old student. However, many Texomans questioned the charges due
T.E.A. officials talk guidelines regarding improper relationships between educators and students
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
with a 19 year old student. However, many Texomans questioned the charges due to the male’s age. Officials from the Texas Education Agency said they have consequences for teachers who have an improper relationship with any student,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
T.E.A. officials talk guidelines regarding improper relationships between educators and studentswith a 19 year old student. However, many Texomans questioned the charges due
T.E.A. officials talk guidelines regarding improper relationships between educators and students
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
with a 19 year old student. However, many Texomans questioned the charges due to the male’s age. Officials from the Texas Education Agency said they have consequences for teachers who have an improper relationship with any student,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
STAAR Passing Rates Flat Under Higher Standards - STAAR Passing Rates Flat Under Higher Standards by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune April 29 2016 * Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. Passing rates on the statewide standardize...standards. Results on fifth- and eighth-grade reading and math exams administe
STAAR Passing Rates Flat Under Higher Standards - STAAR Passing Rates Flat Under Higher Standards by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune April 29 2016 * Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. Passing rates on the statewide standardize...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
standards. Results on fifth- and eighth-grade reading and math exams administered this spring, released Friday by the Texas Education Agency, show performance shifted up or down from last year by a few percentage points. On reading exams, 75... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
STAAR Passing Rates Flat Under Higher Standardsstandards. Results on fifth- and eighth-grade reading and math exams administe
STAAR Passing Rates Flat Under Higher Standards
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
standards. Results on fifth- and eighth-grade reading and math exams administered this spring, released Friday by the Texas Education Agency, show performance shifted up or down from last year by a few percentage points. On reading exams, 75... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
TAMUCC - Islanders Girls Basketball Campssay some of the results on this year's high school STAAR English end-of-course
TAMUCC - Islanders Girls Basketball Camps
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
say some of the results on this year's high school STAAR English end-of-course exams were not accurate at all. The Texas Education Agency says this is the first year Educational Testing Service has provided exams for state schools. A... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Police Respond to Disturbance Outside Nightclubsay some of the results on this year's high school STAAR English end-of-course
Police Respond to Disturbance Outside Nightclub
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
say some of the results on this year's high school STAAR English end-of-course exams were not accurate at all. The Texas Education Agency says this is the first year Educational Testing Service has provided exams for state schools. A... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
2 SETX school districts among top in Texasto provide prospective students with information about colleges and universitie
2 SETX school districts among top in Texas
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
to provide prospective students with information about colleges and universities. DeEtta Culbertson, a spokeswoman for the Texas Education Agency, said a variety of groups use data from TEA about Texas public schools and charters. "Our data is... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Westside Business Association Presents the annual Cinco de Mayosay some of the results on this year's high school STAAR English end-of-course
Westside Business Association Presents the annual Cinco de Mayo
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
say some of the results on this year's high school STAAR English end-of-course exams were not accurate at all. The Texas Education Agency says this is the first year Educational Testing Service has provided exams for state schools. A... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Makeup STAAR Results Coming Too Late For Graduation27th, just because we don’t have the results back from the testing company unti
Makeup STAAR Results Coming Too Late For Graduation
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
27th, just because we don’t have the results back from the testing company until the 2nd of June.” Granbury ISD says the Texas education agency and its private testing company–Educational Testing Service–has informed Granbury ISD many STAAR test... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Texas School Districts report scoring issues with STAAR testingsay some of the results on this year's high school STAAR English end-of-course
Texas School Districts report scoring issues with STAAR testing
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 days ago
say some of the results on this year's high school STAAR English end-of-course exams were not accurate at all. The Texas Education Agency says this is the first year Educational Testing Service has provided exams for state schools. A... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Districts across Texas take issue with STAAR examsRogers (Photo: WFAA) One Rogers says might've kept some eligible students fro
Districts across Texas take issue with STAAR exams
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
Rogers (Photo: WFAA) One Rogers says might've kept some eligible students from graduating. So, he wrote a letter to Texas Education Agency (TEA) Commissioner of Education Mike Morath asking for a broader investigation into the exams. "We... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Texas system for reporting teacher sex allegations brokenAnd in Texas, the number of reports of student-teacher inappropriate relationsh
Texas system for reporting teacher sex allegations broken
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
And in Texas, the number of reports of student-teacher inappropriate relationships has hit a record high, according to the Texas Education Agency (TEA), prompting lawmakers to begin asking questions. News 8 also has been asking questions, and what... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Districts across Texas take issue with STAAR examsRogers (Photo: WFAA) One Rogers says might've kept some eligible students fro
Districts across Texas take issue with STAAR exams
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
Rogers (Photo: WFAA) One Rogers says might've kept some eligible students from graduating. So, he wrote a letter to Texas Education Agency (TEA) Commissioner of Education Mike Morath asking for a broader investigation into the exams. "We... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Districts across Texas take issue with STAAR examsunacceptable discrepancy." One Rogers says might've kept some eligible student
Districts across Texas take issue with STAAR exams
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
unacceptable discrepancy." One Rogers says might've kept some eligible students from graduating. So, he wrote a letter to Texas Education Agency (TEA) Commissioner of Education Mike Morath asking for a broader investigation into the exams. "We... Read more
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11 News Houston
Districts across Texas take issue with STAAR examsRogers (Photo: WFAA) One Rogers says might've kept some eligible students fro
Districts across Texas take issue with STAAR exams
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
Rogers (Photo: WFAA) One Rogers says might've kept some eligible students from graduating. So, he wrote a letter to Texas Education Agency (TEA) Commissioner of Education Mike Morath asking for a broader investigation into the exams. "We... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Passing the Trash: A News 8 Investigationhas found. When teachers resign because of sexual allegations, superintendents
Passing the Trash: A News 8 Investigation
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
has found. When teachers resign because of sexual allegations, superintendents' offices are supposed to notify the Texas Education Agency. That does not always happen. Why? Investigative reporter Charlotte Huffman has been looking for... Read more
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11 News Houston
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
TEA wants to permanently remove teaching certificates of administrators implicated in 'Bowie Plan'administrators, including some arrested Wednesday in connection with a district
TEA wants to permanently remove teaching certificates of administrators implicated in 'Bowie Plan'
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
administrators, including some arrested Wednesday in connection with a district-wide cheating scheme, are asking the Texas Education Agency to reinstate their teacher certificates. In its petition to block the request, the TEA said they all... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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KTVB Boise
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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First Coast News
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evide
5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
2010, and resigned in December 2012 after an internal investigation found evidence of similar cheating in Canutillo. The Texas Education Agency also continues to investigate some administrators linked to the scheme, evaluating whether to strip... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Timeline of EPISD cheating scandalbrought to light: • May 2010: State Sen. Eliot Shapleigh launches accusations
Timeline of EPISD cheating scandal
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
brought to light: • May 2010: State Sen. Eliot Shapleigh launches accusations of cheating against EPISD • Oct. 2010: Texas Education Agency clears EPISD • Dec. 2010: FBI confirms investigation underway • Aug. 2011: EPISD Superintendent... Read more
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My EastText
5 EPISD administrators arrestedin 2012 and sentenced to three-and-a-half years in federal prison. He was relea
5 EPISD administrators arrested
My EastText / Posted 4 days ago
in 2012 and sentenced to three-and-a-half years in federal prison. He was released early in November of 2014. The Texas Education Agency took control of the district in the wake of the scandal. Murphy was the head of EPISD's priority... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
5 EPISD administrators arrestedin 2012 and sentenced to three-and-a-half years in federal prison. He was relea
5 EPISD administrators arrested
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
in 2012 and sentenced to three-and-a-half years in federal prison. He was released early in November of 2014. The Texas Education Agency took control of the district in the wake of the scandal. Murphy was the head of EPISD's priority... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Abbott proclaims flooding disaster, adds more counties | April 27, 2016to flooding will not have to make up those two days on the remaining school cal
Abbott proclaims flooding disaster, adds more counties | April 27, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted 4 days ago
to flooding will not have to make up those two days on the remaining school calendar, but they will need to work with the Texas Education Agency on options for any additional missed days beyond two. Paxton warns of scams Texas Attorney General... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
6 EPISD administrators arrested in connection with cheating scandalfederal standards due to the bogus scores. The cheating began at Bowie High Sc
6 EPISD administrators arrested in connection with cheating scandal
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
federal standards due to the bogus scores. The cheating began at Bowie High School, then it infected other schools. The Texas Education Agency investigated Garcia twice and cleared him. The U.S. Department of Education also launched its own... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
TEA Defends Updated Teacher EvaluationsThe Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teacher
TEA Defends Updated Teacher Evaluations
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teachers that some critics say is not fair to educators. The TEA, in a statement Monday night, said no school district is required to use the new Texas Teacher Evaluation and... Read more
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My EastText
TEA: Evaluation plan is optionalThe Texas Education Agency has responded to criticism after the organization an
TEA: Evaluation plan is optional
My EastText / Posted 5 days ago
The Texas Education Agency has responded to criticism after the organization announced educators pay will be directly affected by an evaluation system. According to the Associated Press, in a statement Monday night, the TEA said no school district... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas Education Agency Defends Updated Teacher EvaluationsAUSTIN (AP) — The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal syst
Texas Education Agency Defends Updated Teacher Evaluations
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN (AP) — The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teachers that some critics say is not fair to educators. The TEA, in a statement Monday night, said no school district is required to use the new Texas Teacher... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluationsAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated apprais
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluations
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teachers that some critics say is not fair to educators. The TEA, in a statement Monday night, said no school district is required to use the new Texas... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluationsAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated apprais
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluations
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teachers that some critics say is not fair to educators. The TEA, in a statement Monday night, said no school district is required to use the new Texas... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluationsAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated apprais
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluations
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teachers that some critics say is not fair to educators. The TEA, in a statement Monday night, said no school district is required to use the new Texas... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluationsAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated apprais
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluations
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teachers that some critics say is not fair to educators. The TEA, in a statement Monday night, said no school district is required to use the new Texas... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluationsAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated apprais
Texas Education Agency defends updated teacher evaluations
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency has defended an updated appraisal system for teachers that some critics say is not fair to educators. The TEA, in a statement Monday night, said no school district is required to use the new Texas... Read more
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