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Real Stories

Every day, great things are happening in Texas public schools.

We’re proud to share a handful of real stories:

  • San Benito CISD Teacher Earns $25,000 Milken Educator Award

    The national award recognizes exemplary elementary and secondary school teachers, principals and specialists who are furthering excellence in education.
     

  • 26 Texas schools nominated for 2019 national Blue Ribbon honors

    Blue Ribbon Schools is a U.S. Department of Education program that recognizes schools where students perform at very high levels or where exemplary progress has been made toward closing achievement gaps among subpopulations while also maintaining high achievement levels among all students.
     

  • Fort Worth ISD named 2019 National Magna Award winner

    Magna Awards recognize school districts and their leaders and their efforts to bring educational equity to their students.
     

  • 400+ campuses earn all possible distinctions in 2018 accountability ratings

    More than 400 campuses that achieved a Met Standard rating in the 2018 state accountability system also earned all distinction designations applicable to their individual school.