In our latest Intersect Ed podcast episode, part of our legislative agenda series, our host Alejandro Izaguirre debunks the myth that school choice does not exist in Texas public schools.
Just like a steady stool needs three strong legs, our schools need Texas leadership to follow through on three simple commitments.
Our Director of Policy, Bob Popinski, explains why we brought a six-foot stool to the Texas Capitol.
KXXV - March 25, 2021
Public schools hope second and third stimulus provide more funding after first gave little hope
KLTV - March 29, 2021
ETN: Raise Your Hand Texas working to get money allocated for schools from East Texas lawmakers
KLTV - March 30, 2021
Advocacy group, school leaders make voices heard over COVID-19 federal school funding
Fort Worth Star-Telegram - March 31, 2021
Fort Worth mayor wants to extend school year to help students catch up. Would it work?
San Antonio Express-News - March 31, 2021
Editorial: Anxious schools beg for funding
The Dallas Morning News - March 31, 2021
Dallas and Plano ISD trustees: Texas legislators must allow federal money to flow to schools
San Antonio Report - April 1, 2021
State leaders hijacking stimulus funds meant for Texas public schools
KCBD- April 1, 2021
Public school advocate estimates $223 million owed to South Plains districts in relief funding
Alice Echo-News Journal - April 2, 2021
Stimulus funding and South Texas school districts: Here’s what to know
Bollyinside - April 2, 2021
What you need to know about the South Texas impact
Telemundo 40 - April 3, 2021
“No nos llegaron los fondos del estímulo ecónomico”: distritos escolares de Texas exigen el dinero extra que envió el Gobierno Federal
The Dallas Morning News - April 6, 2021
H-E-B chairman, former House speaker urge Texas to flow $18 billion in federal dollars directly to public schools
San Antonio Report - April 6, 2021
Charles Butt, Joe Straus call for state to release $18B in federal funds to schools
KXAN - April 6, 2021
IN-DEPTH: What’s holding lawmakers back from distributing $17B to Texas schools?
The Eagle - April 7, 2021
Analysis: A Texas state budget — minus $38.6 billion in federal stimulus money
For additional resources and to learn more about COVID-19 relief funding to public schools, visit our #FundTxEdRecovery page.
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