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School is right around the corner, and so is a ruling on the state’s system of school finance. In February 2013, District Judge John Dietz issued a preliminary bench ruling that Texas’ school funding system is unconstitutionally inadequate for bilingual …

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Dear friend: Last week in the Texas Capitol we heard important discussions about the future of education in Texas. The discussions came during hearings of the Senate committees on Education and Higher Education (April 14 and 15, respectively). Those committees …

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AUSTIN – The State Board of Education (SBOE) voted 11-3 to add Special Topics in Social Studies to include Mexican American, African American, Native American and Asian American Studies. “This is a step forward,” said Senator José Rodríguez, Chairman of the Senate Hispanic Caucus (SHC), …

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