Texas Education Agency http://ketr.org en Ratliff: AYP and What It Really Means to Texas http://ketr.org/post/ratliff-ayp-and-what-it-really-means-texas <p>MT. PLEASANT - State Board of Education Member <a href="http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index4.aspx?id=3713" target="_blank">Thomas Ratliff</a> is speaking out on the recent <a href="http://www.tea.state.tx.us/ayp/" target="_blank">Adequate Yearly Progress</a> report and the “distorted view it is providing to Texans about our schools.” Thu, 23 Aug 2012 03:45:16 +0000 Scott Harvey 25936 at http://ketr.org Ratliff: AYP and What It Really Means to Texas Texas Schools Struggle to Meet AYP Standards http://ketr.org/post/texas-schools-struggle-meet-ayp-standards <p>AUSTIN - A large percentage of Northeast Texas schools failed to meet federal accountability standards, which falls in line with the rest of the state. Fri, 10 Aug 2012 10:38:31 +0000 Scott Harvey 25276 at http://ketr.org Texas Schools Struggle to Meet AYP Standards School board to consider TEA waiver, policy updates http://ketr.org/post/school-board-consider-tea-waiver-policy-updates <p>COMMERCE - The Commerce ISD Thursday will consider submission of a request for maximum class size waiver to the Texas Education Agency. Thu, 17 Nov 2011 12:52:55 +0000 Scott Harvey 12046 at http://ketr.org School board to consider TEA waiver, policy updates Dodd City ISD performance rating upgraded http://ketr.org/post/dodd-city-isd-performance-rating-upgraded <p>AUSTIN - Upon further review, The Texas Education Agency has determined the accountability rating for Dodd City ISD in Fannin County is in fact exemplary. Tue, 01 Nov 2011 11:56:53 +0000 Scott Harvey 11206 at http://ketr.org Dodd City ISD performance rating upgraded