About Educate Texas
A leading catalyst for progress, Educate Texas is an innovative public-private partnership focused on a common goal: Improving the public education system so that every Texas student is prepared for success in school, in the workforce, and in life. Educate Texas has been nationally recognized for tapping into a bold and collaboartive approach for creating transformational change for Texas students.
The Educate Texas public-private partnership includes: the Texas Education Agency; Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; Office of the Governor; Texas Legislature; Communities Foundation of Texas; Michael & Susan Dell Foundation; Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; Greater Texas Foundation; Houston Endowment; The Meadows Foundation; National Instruments and Texas Instruments Foundation.
Our Four Key Impact Areas
College-Ready Standards and Practices
Promoting college-ready standards and practices throughout Texas schools to improve teaching and learning
Postsecondary Access and Success
Championing policies and programs that increase postsecondary access, success and completion for all Texas students
Human Capital Strategies
Advancing innovative human capital strategies to attract and retain top-quality teachers, principals and superintendents
Developing concrete action plans that align regional K-12, higher education and workforce needs to achieve common outcomes
To learn more about Educate Texas' 2014 portfolio of work, click here to download our annual brochure.