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  1. Re: My op-ed in the Express-News: Future of Texas Begins in Pre-kinder Classrooms

    Thanks for your support, Raul!

    --Mike Villarreal

  2. Re: State Leaders' Proposal Prolongs Severe Education Cuts

    We really need new leadership in this state! What's more important than educating the next generatio...

    --Raul

  3. Re: My op-ed in the Express-News: Future of Texas Begins in Pre-kinder Classrooms

    Great editorial. Prekindergarten makes such a difference. I'm glad to see you and the Mayor pushing ...

    --Raul

 
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My op-ed in the Express-News: Future of Texas Begins in Pre-kinder Classrooms

The power of pre-K to prepare 4-year-olds for future success in math and reading was even more evident in local data.

Press Release: San Antonio Legislators Back Mayor's Pre-K Plan

Today nine San Antonio state legislators wrote to Mayor Julián Castro to express their support for his "Pre-K 4 SA" proposal.

Press Release: New Local & State Data Show Power of Pre-K Amid State Cuts

Higher TAKS Test Scores Among Low-income 3rd Graders with Benefit of Pre-k

We Need Your Ideas for Publicizing Pre-K

  Do you have any suggestions for improving outreach and enrollment in pre-k?         

State Agencies Report Potential 5% Cuts, Showing Need for Other Options

The state is estimating a shortfall in revenue of about $15 billion dollars, or close to 20% of our total state-funded budget. In response to this crisis our Governor, Lt. Governor and Speaker of the House directed all state agencies to propose 5% cuts in...

Bella Reads

On Monday my daughter Bella started reading. It took place during our bedtime reading. The kids and I were snuggled together under the warm covers. They had each selected their stories when Bella announced she was going to read her book by herself...

Appointed to the Select Committees on School Finance, Fiscal Stability

Speaker Straus has appointed me to the Select Committees on School Finance and Fiscal Stability.  I would like to learn from you about what education strategies or programs are working in your community. Let's start now. Let me know wh...

Getting ready to hit the ground running in January: Interim Charges

Before everyone disappears for the holidays, I want to remind advocates and citizens concerned about state policy to be ready to hit the ground running early next year.  In January and February, House Committees will start holding hearings on interim...

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