Texans for Education Reform
School reform legislation which would shorten the number of years a poorly-performing public school could continue without parental intervention is advancing in the Texas Senate.
The time has come for Texas students to focus on learning instead of preparing for state-mandated standardized tests. That’s why I filed House Bill 5 and am honored that the bill enjoys broad-based support from parents, educators and the business community.
This bill improves education in three important ways:
Great change is afoot in the global economy. As occupations and industry sectors constantly trade positions as the top producer of employment growth, the education, competencies, and skills required to do those jobs is ever-shifting as well.