Monthly Archives: December 2016

Texas Association of Community Schools Legislative Update

written by Laura Yeager, TACS Governmental Relations On December 7, hundreds of public education advocates, educators, and business supporters gathered at the Friends of Texas Public Schools (FOTPS) Gala in Waco. FOTPS fills a remarkably valuable role in standing up for public schools. In their own words: “We at Friends of Texas Public Schools believe the people.
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Friends announces 2016 Texas Public Schools Friend of the Year, Ambassador of the Year and Founder’s Distinguished Service Award

Friends of Texas Public Schools (Friends) is set to honor three with Friend of the Year, Ambassador of the Year and Founders Distinguished Service Award to: Texans Advocating for Meaningful Student Assessment (TAMSA), Pam & Representative Gary VanDeaver, and Texas’ 20 Education Service Centers at the Friends 12th annual gala on December 7th at Baylor.
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