Saavedra started in March 2014 after serving as interim superintendent for three months. He was the fifth person to run the district in less than three years.
The business and education communities in Texas are deeply intertwined, and Commissioner of Education Mike Morath is a telling example of that link.
Advocates for a Mexican-American Studies course rallied Wednesday in hopes that the State Board of Education reverse a controversial name.
The Texas Education Agency will levy a $100,000 financial penalty against the New Jersey-based Educational Testing Service and seek a new vendor.
Promesa Academy is one of just four schools statewide to have made it to the final step of the state’s rigorous application process for new charter schools.
In 2017, the TEA reported that 282 of Texas’ 1,199 districts are led by women. Since 1989, female superintendent representation increased from 4 to 23.5 percent.
Around 40,000 Texas students taking STAAR exams online on Tuesday experienced a computer glitch that interrupted their exams.
Southside ISD is trying to improve students’ access to health care and balanced meals in the hope that better educational outcomes will follow.
The resignation of Emilio Castro, who was investigated after harassment allegations were made against him, is effective March 31.
The Texas Education Agency on Monday released a second draft of its plan for overhauling the way it educates students with disabilities.