Do you think your school courses are difficult? Well, you should. Texas has some high expectations of its students. The good news is that when you graduate from high school, you can be assured that you have received a good education. Chapter 26 discusses some of the school reforms that have made Texas education so successful. In this activity, you will learn more about the history of public education in Texas.
Destination Title: Texas Education Agency
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Start at the Texas Education Agency Web site.
- Click on About TEA in the menu on the left of the screen.
- Scroll down and click on History of Public Education.
- Read the information provided.
After you have read through the information, answer the following questions.