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Welcome to the Raise Your Hand Texas blog, featuring news about our leadership programs and advocacy efforts, important and timely updates, and opportunities for you to join us in strengthening and improving public education in Texas. Feel free to sort the posts below by checking the category boxes in the left menu, then clicking “Filter.” For more immersive storytelling about public education leaders and issues, check out our Stories section.

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Capitol Update: May 17, 2019

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Five Classrooms Show Us the Best of #ThisIsTexasPreK

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New Story: Teaching from the Heart

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Power of Pre-K Case Study: Cleburne ISD

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Power of Pre-K Case Study: Mansfield ISD

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National Teacher Appreciation Week — Thank a Teacher

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Voices from the Field: All Students Have Strengths

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Teaching: Appreciation Like No Other Profession

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Teaching — In it for the Outcome

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Statement on House Bill 3’s Passage in the Texas Senate

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Texas Pre-K Teachers Engage in a Social Sharing Campaign

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Blended Learning Grant Opportunity — Apply Now!

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Capitol Update: April 30, 2019

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The Power of Pre-K with Amber Scanlan, PNC Bank

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The Power of Pre-K with Sheriff AJ Louderback

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Rural Roots: The Making of a Teaching Legacy

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Video: The Power of Pre-K Day

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First #ThisIsTexasPreK Winner