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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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Local institutions to help with financial aid forms

This Saturday, current and future students needing to fill out federal or state financial aid forms can get aid from higher education institutions. Financial aid specialists from seven Rio Grande Valley higher education institutes will host their second annual FAFSA/TASFA Super Saturday where students can complete their federal FAFSA, or state TASFA financial aid forms one-on-one with a specialist.

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Educate Texas Announces Grantees For Texas Regional STEM Degree Accelerator Initiative

Dallas–Educate Texas is pleased to announce grantees for the Texas Regional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Degree Accelerator initiative that will launch January 27, 2015.

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Grand Prairie ISD partners with charter operator to create new kind of campus

The Grand Prairie school district and charter operator Uplift Education are announcing a partnership Thursday that will mean both entities operating schools out of one campus, a first for the area.

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