Our legislative priorities include:

  • Increasing quality and access for full-day pre-kindergarten for currently eligible populations.
  • Thwarting attempts to defund and dismantle public schools through vehicles such as vouchers.
  • Creating systems to better understand and support educators to make Texas the best place in the country to be a school teacher or leader
  • Freeing public schools to innovate and reduce the burdens of a highly centralized, compliance-driven education system
  • Addressing chronically low-performing schools by providing swift and targeted interventions for struggling campuses

Check back regularly for new advocacy initiatives below:

Pre-K Legislation a First Step Toward Quality

Elements of High-Quality Pre-K Programs “While a great deal of attention has been given to pre-k quality on the campaign trail and during the early months of the legislative session, there is little to show for it at this stage … Continue reading

Prevent Vouchers from Defunding and Dismantling Public Schools

Vouchers are government subsidies of private schools, funded by taxpayer money, without the accountability of public schools. Vouchers are not a solution. They are a distraction. Texas public schools educate 94% of school-age children, and they deserve our full attention … Continue reading