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A leading catalyst for progress, Educate Texas, a public-private initiative of Communities Foundation of Texas, is an innovative alliance of public and private groups that share a common goal: strengthening the public education system so that every Texas student is prepared for success in school, in the workforce, and in life.

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On the Road: A Symposium on STEM Education

The Texas Tribune is hosting a daylong symposium, in partnership with The University of Texas at Dallas, on major issues in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields in Texas. Topics of discussion will include teacher training, workforce development, changes to the state’s curriculum and graduation requirements, and innovations in classroom technology. Sign up today!

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New Law Limits Standardized Tests, but Not Prep Work

When Texas legislators passed a law in 2013 that sharply reduced standardized testing for public high school students, they included a provision aimed at easing the pressure of high-stakes exams for students in lower grades as well.

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New Law Limits Standardized Tests, but Not Prep Work

When Texas legislators passed a law in 2013 that sharply reduced standardized testing for public high school students, they included a provision aimed at easing the pressure of high-stakes exams for students in lower grades as well.

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  • Dallas, TX 75225-8146
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