Within Article VI: A More Balanced and Reinvigorated State/Local Partnership of the Visioning Document, we read about how educating our youth is a state responsibility but a local function.
To this end, it is necessary to stay aware and stay connected with testimony and decisions happening in Austin that impact our schools.
State Board of Education
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Texas State Board of Education will occur in April, 2017. For information related to this and other meetings (archived from the past as well upcoming in the future), visit the SBOE page on the TEA website.
Finally, receive updates in your inbox by subscribing to State Board of Education Updates via email.
The SBOE is comprised of 15 members, elected from single-member districts (see map and link below).
Find who represents you using this search by home address. Stay connected by identifying your State Board of Education representative and utilizing contact information linked under his/her photo on this page.
Texas State Legislature
To stay aware of what is happening in the House, visit http://www.house.state.tx.us/. The Texas House of Representatives is adjourned until Monday, February 20, 2017.
For Texas State Senate News and to stay aware of what is happening today at the Capitol, visit http://www.senate.texas.gov/. The Texas Senate is adjourned until Tuesday, February 21, 2017.
Utilize Texas Legislature Online to follow the actions of a specific bill.
Find who represents you using this search by home address. Stay connected by identifying your Texas State Senator and Texas State Representative and utilizing contact information linked with his/her name on the results page.