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TASB Talks

Mar 18, 2019

(9:25) On this week's episode, we dive into House Bill 3 with Dax Gonzalez of TASB Governmental Relations. What's the timeline for the bill? What's going on with the gifted and talented allotment? How does the Senate's school finance bill compare?  

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Mar 13, 2019

(16:21) We had the honor of speaking with Ross Ramsey, executive editor and co-founder of the Texas Tribune during the recent TASA/TASB Legislative Conference. Is this the year for real school finance reform? Listen to hear more about the beginning weeks of this legislative session.

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Mar 11, 2019

(9:04) We chat in depth about House Bill 3 with Dax Gonzalez of TASB Governmental Relations. What does the school finance reform bill entail? Where is the funding coming from? How do school leaders feel about it?

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Mar 4, 2019

(7:12) It's our first-ever TASB Talks: Lege Update. We talk with Dax Gonzalez of TASB Governmental Relations about what's happening this week in the Texas Legislature. Learn more about SB3 (teacher pay raises), the property tax cap, and the upcoming school finance bill.

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Feb 18, 2019

(15:26) "Board behaviors matter. And they do have an impact on student achievement in the classroom."

We chatted with researchers Bill McCaw and Ivan Lorentzen about their research on the effect school boards have on student achievement. What do the best performing school district boards have in common? How can trustees...