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Public Comment for Algebraic Reasoning and CTE TEKS

The information below was shared through Texas Education Agency listservs:

Official Public Comment Period for Algebraic Reasoning

Proposed: New 19 TAC Chapter 111, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics, Subchapter C, High School, §111.48, Algebraic Reasoning, Adopted 2015 (One Credit)

Summary: The proposal would add Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for a new high school advanced mathematics course for implementation in the 2015-2016 school year.

Public Comment Period: March 13, 2015 – April 15, 2015

Earliest Possible Date of Adoption: April 2015 SBOE meeting

Please visit http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index4.aspx?id=25769814711 to view rules. You may submit comments on the proposed rules to rules@tea.texas.gov.

 

SBOE Rule Filing for Proposed Revisions to CTE TEKS

The official public comment period for the first group of CTE courses is open. Some of the proposed CTE courses have been recommended to satisfy a mathematics credit.

Proposed: New 19 TAC Chapter 127, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Career Development

Summary: The proposal would add new Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for middle school and high school career development courses for implementation in the 2017-2018 school year.

Proposed: New 19 TAC Chapter 130, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Career and Technical Education

Summary: The proposal would add new Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for high school career and technical education courses for Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications; Business Management and Administration; Education and Training; Finance; Hospitality and Tourism; Human Services; Manufacturing; and Marketing for implementation in the 2017-2018 school year.

Public Comment Period: March 13, 2015 – April 15, 2015

Earliest Possible Date of Adoption: April 2015 SBOE meeting

Proposed Effective Date: August 28, 2017

Please visit http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index4.aspx?id=25769814711 to view rules. You may submit comments on the proposed rules to rules@tea.texas.gov.

 

Public Hearing Notice: The SBOE has scheduled a public hearing on the proposed new rules on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at 9:00 a.m. in Room 1-104, William B. Travis Building, 1701 North Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas 78701. For information on registering to testify at the public hearing, go to http://tea.texas.gov/About_TEA/Leadership/State_Board_of_Education/SBOE_Meetings/Public_Testimony_Registration_Instructions_and_Procedures/.

 

ESC Region 13 Contacts:

Mathematics: Virginia Keasler – virginia.keasler@esc13.txed.net and Susan Hemphill – susan.hemphill@esc13.txed.net

CTE – Miya Brevard – miya.brevard@esc13.txed.net

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