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Helping Texas Students Achieve Successful Futures

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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Educate Texas Announces Commitment to Support 100,000 Students to Earn STEM Degrees By 2020

Today, Educate Texas is at the White House with President Obama, the First Lady, and Vice President Biden along with hundreds of college presidents and other higher education leaders to announce new actions to help more students prepare for and graduate from college.

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UTEP to offer first engineering leadership degree

The University of Texas at El Paso is set to offer the country’s first bachelor of science degree in engineering leadership.

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The Texas Association of School Administrators selects Lancaster ISD Superintendent to represent the

Dr. Michael D. McFarland has been selected to represent Texas in the American Association of School Administrators (AASA) National Superintendent of the Year program.

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  • c/o Communities Foundation of Texas
  • 5500 Caruth Haven Lane
  • Dallas, TX 75225-8146
  • (214) 750-4222
  • EdTX@cftexas.org

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