TEA Identifies Districts that Applied for High Quality Pre-K Grant 04.19.2016 — TEA posted a list that identifies school districts and charter schools that applied for the high-quality prekindergarten grant and the corresponding funding estimates that districts and charter schools might expect to receive if all applicants are determined to be eligible.
Proposed Rules for Pre-K Grant/HB 4 Posted for Comment 02.09.2016 — The proposed rules for the High-Quality Prekindergarten Grant Program established by HB 4 in 2015 have been posted in the Texas Register for public comment. The comment period began February 5 and ends March 7.
Texas House Passes HB 4 Pre-K Bill 04.09.2015 — After spending hours discussing HB 4 on Wednesday, the House of Representatives passed the bill, which is modeled after Gov. Greg Abbott’s pre-K plan, with a final vote of 128-17-2.