Every student deserves the opportunity to learn and a strong foundation for growth. We must ensure quality in every Texas public school classroom, regardless of geography or demographics.


Raise Your Hand Texas believes all children, regardless of family background, deserve a fair shot at success in school and in life. Full-day, quality pre-k gives them that opportunity.

Family Engagement

Strong school leadership for the 21st century requires consistent and constructive family engagement. Research demonstrates partnerships among schools, families, and communities are essential to building capacity for systemic change and improving student outcomes.

School Turnaround

Identifying and improving struggling schools is essential to maintaining a system that educates all students effectively. All public schools should be held to high fiscal and academic standards, with appropriate interventions for low-performing campuses.