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



Google for Education is a solution built for learning and designed for the classroom that includes easy-to-manage affordable devices like Chromebooks, a “mission control” for class through Google Classroom, a powerful suite of productivity tools with G Suite for Education, and new ways to engage students like Google Expeditions. Together these tools help teachers save time, increase collaboration, and inspire curiosity while students discover and learn together on any device, from anywhere. edu.google.com/k-12-solutions


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! rgclaims.com


myON is a personalized digital literacy environment that expands the classroom for teachers and students by providing unlimited access to a collection of more than 6,000 enhanced digital books, dynamically matched to individual learner’s interest, Lexile® reading level and grade level, along with a suite of literacy tools that support balanced literacy with active reading and connected writing. Learn more at myON.com or contact John Costilla – http://tinyurl.com/jcostilla



Panorama Education is a Boston based technology company that helps schools measure concepts like growth mindset and school safety. Schools leverage our analytics tools and coaching to understand insights from student, teacher, and community feedback data. Today we reach over 4 million students across 7500 schools including some of our country's largest districts.

We're a team of 70, with $16mm in funding from YCombinator, Spark Capital, Mark Zuckerberg, SV Angel, and others. We're searching for new team members who are intrigued by building tools and services that will have a direct impact on millions of students and educators. panoramaed.com


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.


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 College of Education 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


Trane is an industry leading manufacturer of HVAC equipment and controls.  Reliable and sustainable products along with our large service fleet will make your school buildings perform better leading to better classroom results.  Trane’s Intelligent Services can help you reduce maintenance and energy spend allowing you to use those dollars where you need them most.  trane.com


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


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




DK Haney Roofing has proudly served the great state of Texas for over 25 years, setting new standards for client service, innovation and roofing excellence. Our team services all 20 Texas school regions ; to date we have completed more than 500 school roofing projects. We look forward to partnering with you for all of your roofing needs.  dkhaneyroofing.com


We are mission-driven, student-centric

NWEA® is a research-based, not-for-profit organization that supports students and educators worldwide by creating assessment solutions that precisely measure growth and proficiency—and provide insights to help tailor instruction. For 40 years, NWEA has developed Pre-K–12 assessments and professional learning offerings to help advance all students along their optimal learning paths. Our tools are trusted by educators in 140 countries and more than half the schools in the U.S. nwea.org



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’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


Vanir is a national leader in program, project and construction management and real estate development. www.vanir.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


For more than 50 years, Hahnfeld Hoffer Stanford has been at the forefront of shaping the built environment across the Southwest through the design of public and private spaces. With an architectural practice that balances outstanding design, responsive client relations and technical innovation, the firm has forged a reputation for excellence in a wide range of market sectors: K-12 schools and universities, medical clinics, churches and worship spaces, performance halls, athletic and recreational centers, convention and meeting facilities, offices, retail shops and centers, private homes, museums and galleries, and equestrian and livestock facilities. www.hahnfeld.com




Parkhill, Smith & Cooper has been serving Texas school districts since 1945 by providing architecture, civil engineering, interior design, landscape architecture, MEP engineering and structural engineering services for K-12 education design. Learn about our team of over 300 design professionals and our nine offices across Texas and New Mexico at www.team-psc.com.