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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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Getting to Graduation: Re-Designing Higher Education for Student Success

Educate Texas and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have partnered with SXSWedu to create an immersive and interactive learning experience to identify strategies for improving postsecondary student success.

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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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  • 5500 Caruth Haven Lane
  • Dallas, TX 75225-8146
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