Monthly Archives: May 2014

Legislature may consider new teacher evaluation system

A new teacher evaluation system being tested by the Texas Education Agency in the 2014-2015 school year was on the agenda at a May 14 meeting of the House Public Education Committee. The piloting of the Teacher Evaluation and Support System announced on May 5 … Continue reading

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Interim committee on judicial selection appointed

Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus recently appointed six House members to a Joint Interim Committee on Judicial Selection. Under HB 2772 by J. Rodriguez, enacted in 2013 by the 83rd Legislature, the committee is charged with studying and … Continue reading

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