Special Thanks to Our Corporate Partners!

Friends of Texas Public Schools (FOTPS) is committed to educating Texans about the strengths and achievements of Texas public schools. Generous donations from our Corporate Partners help us promote Texas Public Schools and will be used specifically to assist with the costs of marketing, advertising, and the production of high-profile regional and statewide events. To become a FOTPS corporate partner, please email Jennifer Storm at jstorm@fotps.org.


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Flooding. Fires. Windstorms. Hundreds of thousands of clients rely on BELFOR Property Restoration each year to rebuild their lives, homes, and businesses. We’re Restoring More Than Property. With BELFOR specialists in every major metropolitan area in the USA ready to respond 24/7/365, we provide the fastest, highest quality service that’s unmatched in the industry.  belfor.com

Estes, McClure & Associates, Inc. Engineering and Consulting

EMA is an MEP engineering and consulting firm located in Tyler, Dallas, Austin, and Houston, Texas. Since 1974, EMA has provided engineering and consulting services to architects and educational owners all across Texas. Our mission is to offer a customer-focused approach to engineering. We have extensive experience in MEP designs, sustainable designs, commissioning, facility assessments and energy consulting. estesmcclure.com


From planning to design and construction to warranty, you can trust Gallagher to be with you every step. Through a variety of services and programs ranging from bond election planning to warranty coordination, you can trust that your project is in the best, most capable hands and the end result will be something you can be proud of. gallaghertx.com

Government Capital Corporation

Government Capital Corporation (GCC) has established itself as the leader in public finance with their expertise, thousands of successful financing projects nationwide, and their full range of innovative financial services. govcap.com


LRG- Loss Recovery Group, LLC works to get business owners and homeowners the maximum property claim settlement you deserve! The claims process can be a painful, financial nightmare for policyholders. When the policyholder incurs a loss, we manage every detail of the claim to get the most equitable and prompt settlement possible. Let our Professional Public Adjusters handle it for you!lrgclaims.com

MP2 Energy

MP2 Energy is a top-tier power company that manages power plants, delivers retail power to end-use customers, and masters all other aspects of the power markets like asset management, commodity hedging, solar installation and offtake, wind and distributed generation.

Powell & Leon

Powell & Leon, LLP is founded on an uncompromising commitment to client service. The firm has a comprehensive and diverse education law practice. Our experience representing public schools and other educational institutions in all facets of education law have contributed to our statewide prominence in the area of Texas school law.

Presidio Education Foundation

Presidio Education Foundation provides funds for scholarships and teacher grants; strengthens public education by supporting innovative actions that lead to higher academic achievement for students, and creates a long-term community/educator/professional network.presidioef.org

Schneider Electric

A global specialist in energy management, Schneider Electric makes energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green. schneider-electric.com


Stantec is one of the nation’s largest architecture and engineering firms specializing in design for the education sector. stantec.com


Texas A&M University-Commerce provides a personal, accessible, and affordable educational experience for a diverse community of learners. We engage in creative discovery and dissemination of knowledge and ideas for service, leadership, and innovation in an interconnected and dynamic world. tamuc.com


The mission of the Texas Association of School Administrators is to promote, provide and develop leaders who create and sustain student-centered schools and develop future-ready students.tasanet.org

Texas Rural Education Association

Texas Rural Education Association’s mission is to promote quality educational opportunities and experiences for all children from rural public schools in Texas which will enable them to compete in a global society. txrea.com

VLK Architects

VLK Architects is a full-service architectural design firm. With great success since our inception in 1984, we grew from three partners to one of the largest architectural firms in Texas with offices in Fort Worth and Houston. Our design expertise revolves around decades of technical practice and standards that make us a leading innovator in design and architectural service. We have earned numerous design awards, have multiple CHPS and LEED® certified projects and have worked for clients across the state, enjoying a majority share of repeat business. vlkarchitects.com