LAC III Meeting
The Legislative Advisory Council will hold a meeting to review TASB Advocacy Agenda Priorities following the 83rd Legislative Session to amend, add or remove current priorities. Learn more and register.
Winners Announced for Student Video Contest
Six schools have been selected as winners of the “Texas Public Schools Rock!” student video contest sponsored by TASB. The videos illustrate the value of public education and emphasize the many positive aspects of Texas public schools. Read more.
Updated Mandates Document
The 2013 version of the Report on School District Mandates: Cost Drivers in Public Education (pdf) includes detailed analysis on statutory requirements placed upon school districts and summaries of cost factors for districts
Guide to Public Education Available
TASB GR has released A Guide to Texas Public Education to help inform trustees, legislators and others about important issues and statistics regarding public education in Texas. Download the Guide. (pdf)
District Data Template Available
TASB Governmental Relations has produced this district summary template (doc) to help schools answer some of the most frequently asked questions about school district characteristics.