TASB Statement of Beliefs

  • We believe the survival and success of public schools are essential to our society. 
  • We believe public schools must have adequate and equitable funding to provide a high-quality, well-rounded education.
  • We believe all school districts should be safe and secure learning environments.
  • We believe increased student academic achievement must be a top priority in Texas.
  • We believe local control by school boards is the best method to govern public schools.
  • We believe good governance practices result in efficient and effective school district operations and strong student academic performance.
  • We believe parental and community involvement creates optimal opportunities for each child.
  • We believe, as good citizens, the law must be obeyed and any changes in the law should be through advocacy and the democratic process.