Tag Archive: Texas Education Agency

Jul 30 2015

LISD Students Take Flight

Students L-R: Nathatlie Serrato, Deborah Cortez, Kalyn Anderson, Dkaylon Bush, Tavion and Kysean Dixon surrounded by LISD, LETU officials and parents

Kelly Bell and Joycelyne Fadojutimi/ETR The Longview Independent School District (LISD) and world-famous LeTourneau University (LETU) are joining forces in an early college program that will accelerate young scholars into the job market. Such a program combines high school and college curricula in a challenging but supportive project that reduces the time typically required to …

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Oct 05 2014

Prof. Named

Dr. Vance Vaughn has been named ‘Researcher of the Year’ by the Texas Council of Professors of Educational Leadership, Dr. Wesley Hickey, College of Education and Psychology interim dean, announced. A UT Tyler alumnus, Vaughn serves as an associate professor of educational leadership within the university’s Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, where he …

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Sep 16 2014

TSTA: TEA budget is inadequate

The Texas State Teachers Association today criticized the Texas Education Agency for submitting a “woefully inadequate” appropriations request for the Legislature to consider next year. “Education Commissioner Michael Williams should be a leader in demanding that Texas school children have the resources they need to succeed,” said TSTA President Noel Candelaria. “This woefully inadequate budget …

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Oct 10 2013

LISD latest move:District hires assistant superintendent, charge him with academic improvement

    A former Texas and New York superintendent returned home to east Texas this week to begin his new job of improving academic performance in Longview ISD. Horace Williams, a Leverett’s Chapel native, began his job as an assistant superintendent on Monday. He most recently served 6½ years as superintendent of Cedar Hill ISD, …

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Apr 24 2012

Pine Tree to celebrate Arbor Day

Pine Tree ISD is proud to host the annual Arbor Day Event sponsored by Keep Longview Beautiful, with a tree planting in the Pine Tree Primary School playground on Friday, April 27, 2012.  The public is invited to attend.  Arbor Day is a holiday in which individuals and groups are encouraged to plant and care …

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Feb 17 2011

Additional Tyler ISD campuses recognized

The National Center for Educational Achievement (NCEA) released, at the end of January, its 2010 Higher Performing Schools List for student achievement in the areas of reading, mathematics and science. Now the NCEA has released the schools that have been recognized in the areas of writing and/or social studies. Tyler ISD congratulates the campuses that …

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