Web Sites and Link
Child and Youth Care Worker Certification InstituteCertifies individual child/youth care work practitioners and accredits training and education programs. Includes information on goals, testing, and certification.
Children's CourtyardEarly childhood education, with locations in Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth, and Houston areas. Give information on teacher training, employment, programs, and certifications.
ESC Region 12: JobsJob listings for schools in Region XII plus links to job listings at all other Educational Service Centers in Texas.
Get Certified! TexasGetCertifiedTexas provides preparation for the Examination for the Texas Examinations of Educator Standards (TExES) using Study Guides, Classes, and practice questions.
Gifted Education Policies for TexasAn interactive, graphic guide to gifted and talented education issues for Texas, featuring in-depth information on state education statistics, legislation and policies, obstacles, schools, and opportunities.
Links for Texas EducatorsExcellent list of links for sites related to Texas education, especially for K-12.
NYTimes.com - Juggling 3 School Goals, Texas TripsLow taxes, good schools and equal access to public education for the rich and the poor are clashing in Texas, and one of them will likely give very soon. [Requires free nytimes.com registration to view.]
Police FuturistsThe Society of Police Futurists International (PFI) is an organization of law enforcement practitioners, educators, researchers, private security specialists, technology experts and other professionals dedicated to improving criminal and social justice through the professionalization of policing.
Stepping Stone SchoolOffers programs for children 18 months to 5 years of age. Site includes FAQ, testimonials, a list of corporate partners, curriculum, enrollment form, and a list of locations in Austin, Round Rock, Leander, and College Station.
Student Success InitiativesLearn from TEA how Texas is meeting the challenge to provide its children with comprehensive research-based instruction in reading and math.
T-Star OnlineT-STAR (the Texas School Telecommunications Access Resource) is a statewide satellite communications system designed by the Texas Education Agency to expand the telecommunications capabilities of the public school system.
Teacher Retirement System (TRS)Providing retirement and related benefits for employees of public schools, colleges, and universities. Includes information about investments, retirement account access, training, upcoming legislation, and agency administration and employment.
Teaching Jobs in TexasAllows education career seekers to find employers seeking to fill teaching jobs and other education related employment in Texas.
TENET WebTexas Education Network. Its purpose is to provide the most useful, up-to-date resources for the education community: teachers, administrators, parents and students.
Texans for a Traditional School YearA nonprofit, statewide coalition of parents, educators, students and school administrators concerned about education and the impact the early to mid-August school start date has on students and teachers.
Texans for Better Science EducationA statewide, grassroots organization dedicated to maintaining the professionalism of science education in Texas public schools and the integrity of science in the Texas public school curriculum.
Texas Academic DecathlonAcademic competition for students from all academic backgrounds, and both public and private high schools. Regional and state competitions advance to an annual nationals event.
Texas Aerospace Scholars ProgramAn interactive on-line learning experience highlighted by a week-long internship where selected students are encouraged to study math, science, engineering, or computer science by interacting with engineers at the NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC).
Texas Alliance for Minorities in EngineeringFocuses on increasing and strengthening minority and female participation in the engineering, scientific and computer science professions.
Texas Association of School District Police (TASDP)Affiliated with the Texas Municipal Police Association so as to afford to the school district police greater access to professional training; to have greater opportunities for a legislative agenda; and, to enable members to receive legal representation in times of personal need.
Texas Citizens for ScienceA statewide, grassroots organization dedicated to maintaining the professionalism of science education in Texas public schools, the integrity of science in the Texas public school curriculum, and the accuracy of science in Texas government agencies and institutions.
Texas Colleges and UniversitiesLink directory for colleges and universities in Texas.
Texas Education ReviewA scholarly journal published by the Texas Review Society providing an independent voice on education policy.
Texas Guaranteed Student Loan CorporationInformation, publications, and forms for schools, lenders, and borrowers.
Texas International Education ConsortiumTIEC is an organization of 32 public universities in Texas whose purpose includes developing, coordinating and conducting international education programs. Information on programs, affiliated universities, and staff.
Texas Middle School Inclusive Education Grant ProjectThe focus of this grant project is on increasing academic inclusive education opportunities for students with developmental disabilities at the middle school level. we are working with five project sites within the state of Texas.
Texas Reading Initiative for Parents & EducatorsInformation geared to parental interest in reading instruction and how to help their student be successful.
Texas School RankingsTexas Public K-12 School Rankings are based on data from the Academic Excellent Indicator System (AEIS) provided by Texas Education Agency.
Texas SchoolhousesShowcasing Texas historic schoolhouses, contemporary and vintage photos; articles on Texas educations.
Texas SchoolsYour objective source of elementary, middle and high school information for public, private and charter schools. Access Choosing Schools, Track School Performance and the Parent Resource Center to learn about school performance and help your child succeed.
Texas Schools Job Vacancy ListsIncludes links to jobs available for teachers and administrators listed by school district, open across the state. Job Fair calendar included.
Texas Teacher NetworkProfessional resources for educators in the state of Texas.
Texas Tomorrow FundPrepaid higher education tuition program.
Tutoring DirectWe provide one on one in home tutoring by highly qualified tutors. Math, science, test preparation, special education, english, reading, social studies, reading, prekindergarten through adult.