Attorney General Greg Abbott continues to hold an edge over gubernatorial challenger state Sen. Wendy Davis in the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll, with Republicans maintaining double-digit advantages in other major races.
The College of Education's Institute for Public School Initiatives (IPSI) and the Austin-based Institute for Productivity in Education (IPE) will host the forum "Improving Productivity in Public Education" on Jan. 16. The forum, now in its third year, provides an opportunity for national education leaders to convene and share the latest efficiency-in-education data, research and ideas.
Texas Senator Leticia Van de Putte will be the first of six prominent individuals offering their thoughts on leadership from the perspectives of politics, history, ethics, philanthropy, business and athletics as part of the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs' inaugural Leadership Lecture Series, beginning Oct. 13.
Event: The State of English Language Education Learners in Texas Texas Center for Education Policy Distinguished Lecture and Symposium When: 1-5 p.m., Friday, May 15 Where: Texas Union Ballroom, The University of Texas at Austin Background: Symposium presenters include Dr. Rebecca Callahan, assistant professor, University of Georgia, Athens; Dr. Julian Vasquez Heilig, assistant professor, The… » Continue Reading