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Sep 16, 2021

TEA clarifies available funding for teacher tutoring compensation

In response to members' questions, TCTA asked TEA to highlight the funding sources districts could use to pay teachers for tutoring under HB 4545.

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Latest Education News

Sep 16, 2021

TRS Board discussing plans for office space, 13th checks (UPDATE: both items approved)

The TRS Board is considering several weighty items during its September meeting, none more controversial than planning its future office space.

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