high school graduation requirements

Texas Education
8:00 pm
Tue March 11, 2014

Texas Universities will not lower admission standards to match high school graduation requirements

Credit onelifesuccess.net

The Texas State Board of Education recently changed graduation requirements, curriculum, and testing requirements under the guidelines from lawmakers.  As part of the January change, algebra II will no longer be part of the “foundation graduation plan” beginning this fall said a recent article in the Texas Tribune.

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Texas Education
8:00 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Will Reformed Texas Graduation Requirements Limit College Options?

Credit madison.k12.wi.us

Texas educators are catching up with the fine print in the state’s new omnibus education reform law, and they find themselves chafing over a previously overlooked prospect: Even students who score straight A’s throughout high school might not be eligible for automatic admission to state-run universities.

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