Senate Committee on Education

Committee Handouts

February 27, 2008

Interim Charge: Review Implementation of HB 1

College Readiness Update

College Readiness Implementation Update

High School Allotment

    • Barbara Knaggs, Associate Commissioner for State Initiatives, Texas Education Agency
    • Marsha Worthington, Assistant Superintendent of Personnel and Instruction, Gatesville ISD
    • Dr. Sara McAndrew, Executive Director of Secondary Instruction, Northside ISD
    • Downloads:
      1. Highschool Allotment Overview
      2. The Uses of High School Allotment

College Credit; Best Practices Clearinghouse; Principal Leadership; Electronic Transcripts

    • Sharon Jackson, Associate Commissioner for Standards and Programs, Texas Education Agency
    • John McGeady, Manager, Legislative Budget Board Public Education Team
    • Lesli Cathey, Manager, Legislative Budget Board School Performance Review Team
    • R. Jerel Booker, Director Educator Recruitment, Retention and Excellence, Texas Education Agency
    • John Cox, Deputy Associate Commissioner/Chief Information Officer, Texas Education Agency
    • Adam Jones, Deputy Commissioner Finance and Administration, Texas Education Agency
    • Lois Hollis, Senior Assistant to the Deputy Commissioner, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
    • Downloads:
      1. Overview of the Texas Records Exchange System (TREx)
      2. Texas Principal Excellence Program (TxPEP)
      3. HB 1 College Credit Program Briefing

Interim Charge: Review Implementation of HB 188

Interim Charge: Review Implementation of HB 2237

Reading Academies; Science Labs

Public Testimony