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Proposed Revisions to Graduation Requirements

Please see the following information communicated by the Texas Education Agency regarding public comment on Graduation Requirements. Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 74, Curriculum Requirements, Subchapter B, Graduation Requirements Summary: The proposed rule actions would repeal graduation requirements that are no longer needed and add new rules for the foundation high school graduation program, […]

House Bill 5 College Preparatory Course Summit

Join us to discuss the House Bill 5 College Preparatory Course, including regional plans and partnerships, curriculum, and timelines. Register at ¬†https://ecampus.esc13.net/login.html Workshop #: FA1328347 Nov. 21, 2013 from 9:00 – 11:30 am   For more information, contact Dr. Melissa Curtis, mrichard@austincc.edu, or Ed Vara, Ed.Vara@esc13.txed.net   HB5SummitFlyer_2

TEA announces initial assessment requirements under HB 5

The Texas Education Agency released information today regarding assessment requirements under House Bill 5. Highlights include: Assessments in Algebra II, geometry, English III, chemistry, physics, world geography, and world history have been eliminated from the testing requirements. As a result, the July 2013¬†STAAR administration will not include assessments for these courses. Since the end-of-course exams […]

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