This blog on Texas education contains posts on accountability, testing, college readiness, dropouts, bilingual education, immigration, school finance, race, class, and gender issues with additional focus at the national level.
Check out how FL finances education. FL like TX has no state income tax, yet on equivilent residential housing assessments, school taxes are approximately 75% lower in FL; and yet FL is rated much higher than TX. How can that be? It is time to recognize the Robin Hood Law as just another property tax on already burdened taxpayers. It's time for resolution. Suggest TX look to other state models.