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State Board of Education to Delay Instructional Materials Adoption

In a press release on July 18th the Texas Education Agency announced the delay of the scheduled adoption of Proclamation 2016 instructional materials. The delay is based on financial concerns related to major changes made through Senate Bill 6 passed by the Texas Legislature in 2011. “To address districts’ concern about funding, the board voted to delay […]

EMAT Deadlines

The Texas Education Agency posted information on March 3rd regarding EMAT deadlines that are approaching quickly. March 14, 2014 – EMAT system will close for 13-14 orders April 2, 2014 – EMAT will reopen for 14-15 orders The Instructional Materials Allotment and TEKS Certification form must be presented before the local board of trustees or governing body, […]

Proclamation 2014 Nominations for Review Panel

The Texas Education Agency is now accepting nominations to the state review panels that will evaluate instructional materials submitted for adoption under Proclamation 2014. To nominate yourself or someone else to serve on a state review panel, please complete the form posted at http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index2.aspx?id=2147505402 and submit it to the TEA on or before Friday, December […]

Instructional Materials Allotment Certification and Access to EMAT

The Texas Education Agency posted information regarding the Instructional Materials Allotment and the opening of the Educational Materials (EMAT) system on February 27th. Please see the “To the Administrator Addressed” letter for further details regarding the 2012 Certification form, superintended approval of EMAT/EVI access, and more.

New Review and Adoption Cycle Information from TEA

The following information was sent out over the Texas Education Agency Listserv for Instructional Materials: “At its January 2012 meeting, the State Board of Education approved a new cycle for the review and adoption of instructional materials. The new adoption cycle is available on the TEA website.  If you have any questions, please contact review.adoption@tea.state.tx.us” […]

From TEA: Ordering Instructional Materials for School Year 2011-12

Please view the posting located under Instructional Materials and Textbooks for updated information related to the new Instructional Materials Allotment (SB6).

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