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Texas Leads the Nation in High School Graduation Rates

Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced that the Texas high school on-time graduation rate set by the Class of 2014 reflects another all-time high for the state and marks the seventh consecutive year the overall rate has increased. According to the Texas Education Agency (TEA) report, Secondary School Completion and Dropouts in Texas Public Schools, 2013-14,.
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2015 Legislative Session Crusader for Public Ed to EMCEE Friend of the Year Event

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release 7/22/2015 Contact Information: Stacey Osborne Executive Director, Friends of Texas Public Schools (713) 456-9429 phone sosborne@fotps.org 2015 LEGISLATIVE SESSION CRUSADER FOR PUBLIC ED TO EMCEE TEXAS PUBLIC SCHOOLS FRIEND OF THE YEAR EVENT Austin, TX—The state's most vocal advocate for Texas public schools during the 2015 legislative session will serve as emcee for the 11th annual Texas Public.
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FOTPS Arms Public Educators with Positive Facts and Figures

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release 8/5/2015 Contact Information: Stacey Osborne Executive Director, Friends of Texas Public Schools (713) 456-9429 phone sosborne@fotps.org FRIENDS OF TEXAS PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARMS PUBLIC EDUCATORS WITH POSITIVE FACTS AND FIGURES Austin, TX—Friends of Texas Public Schools, an organization known for promoting and encouraging the state’s public educators, is preparing to arm its network with facts and figures that will.
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