Archive for June, 2013

House Bill 5

House Bill 5, passed by the 83rd Legislature during the regular session, has been signed by Governor Rick Perry. This bill reduces the number of exit exams required for graduation from 15 to 5. It also establishes a new accountability system for districts, and gives students multiple pathways to graduation by creating endorsement plans specific to […]

Updated AI, IPI, and PGP Chart

Since the June SELN and Curriculum Council meetings, the AI IPI PGP chart has been updated. Additional information was added  to the special education section. And, a whole new section for ELL (English Language Learners) was included. We appreciate the questions and input provided and hope this version will be useful.    

2013-2014 Special Education Consolidated Grant Application Open

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) opened the 2013‑2014 Special Education Consolidated Grant Application in eGrants on Friday, May 31, 2013. Please reference the TEA Grants Opportunities website at <> for qualifications on eligible applicants, purpose of the program, and project periods. Allocations  Planning allocations for the 2013‑2014 Special Education Consolidated Grant Application can be viewed on […]

SPP 11 and 12 data collection documents available in Livebinder

The SPP 11, Child Find and SPP 12, Early Childhood Transition data collection documents have been posted to livebinder at These have been completely recreated to match the new TEASE screens for SPP 11 and 12. Some of the data you will collect this year is different than years past. Remember children counted in […]

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