MCA Updates: TASA Forum Accountability Update

1/15/2018 6:35 AM in

The Texas School Alliance (TSA) represents 37 of the largest districts in Texas, and educates nearly 2.2 million students (or 40% of the state's pupil enrollment.) Attached is TSA's response to Governor Abbott's letter implying that public school districts exhibited a  "dereliction of duty."

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1/24/2018 9:59 AM in

UPDATE 1/24/18: Texas submitted its' revised, redlined ESSA plan on Jan 8.  Attached to this article is a user-friendly table that shows 'what's in' and 'what's out' and why changes were made to specific assessment and accountability indicators. What has happened since then? This article has been updated as per the commissioner's blog.

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1/10/2017 8:24 AM in

TEA Commissioner Mike Morath publicly released the 2015-16 A-F Ratings: A Report to the 85th Texas Legislature. The following is Moak, Casey and Associates' preliminary analysis of this "work-in-progress" report.

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