Public schools in Texas spent $10,783 per student based on average daily attendance (ADA) figures, the 13th lowest expenditure level among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to a National Education Association report.
Texas residents living below the poverty line in 2017-18 made up 13.4 percent of the state’s population, the 13th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new Census Bureau data.
When Amaranth Borsuk, the next presenter in the University of Houston-Victoria/American Book Review Reading Series, was in graduate school, she found herself in a strange dichotomy between working at the letterpress studio at a Los Angeles art college while also doing research on electronic literature.
Texas State University, The University of Texas at Austin and Texas A & M University-College Station reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Texas schools.
Policies and incentives promoting renewable energy and energy efficiency in Texas number 142, the fourth highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed in a federally funded database.
A $50,000 grant from the American Electric Power Foundation to the University of Houston-Victoria will cover tuition for 25 students a year enrolled in the university’s new Summer Bridge Scholars program in 2020 and 2021.
Southern Careers Institute-Harlingen, Culinary Institute Inc and SW School of Business and Technical Careers reported receiving the least state financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.