ERIC Number: ED364939
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Texas Public School Education: Aiming for Excellence and Equity, 1990-1992. A Biennial Report to the 73rd Texas Legislature from the State Board of Education and the Texas Education Agency.
Texas Education Agency, Austin.
This document details state-level actions taken in Texas during 1990-92 as part of the state's continuing education-reform efforts. Following the state's educational mission statement and long-range plan for public education (1991-1995), nine sections detail the state's educational goals and objectives, which include: (1) all students will achieve their full educational potential; (2) a well-balanced and appropriate curriculum will be provided to all students; (3) qualified and effective personnel will be attracted and retained; (4) the organization and management of all levels of the educational system will be productive, efficient, and accountable; (5) the financing of public education will be adequate, equitable, and efficient; (6) parents will be full partners in the education of their children; (7) businesses and other members of the community will be partners in the improvement of schools; (8) instruction and administration will be improved through research that identifies creative and effective methods; and (9) communications among all public education interests will be consistent, timely, and effective. Appendices contain the public education program budget and the agency operating budget for 1991-93. (LMI)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Curriculum Development, Educational Equity (Finance), Educational Finance, Educational Objectives, Educational Policy, Educational Quality, Elementary Secondary Education, Organizational Communication, Parent Participation, Personnel Policy, Public Schools, Research and Development, School Business Relationship, School Community Relationship, School Organization, State Action, State Aid, Strategic Planning
Texas Education Agency, Publications Distribution Office, 1701 North Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701-1494 ($2).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin.