Laws and Rules

RECENT UPDATES

TEA Legislative Update – Fall 2015 (53 minute video)
2015-16 CTE Leadership Academy Fall Symposium Presentation
By Shelly Ramos, Curriculum Division Director, Texas Education Agency
Link to PDF of presentation slides in 2015-16 CTE Leadership Academy in Livebinder

FEDERAL LAWS

Overview of Perkins Act (28 minute video) 
2015-16 CTE Leadership Academy Fall Symposium Presentation
By Diane Salazar, State CTE Director, Texas Education Agency
Link to PDF of presentation slides in 2015-16 CTE Leadership Academy Livebinder

Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act of 2006
Overview and history of the Act on the U.S. Department of Education website.

Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act of 2006
PDF of the Act on the U.S. Government Printing Office website.

STATE LAWS & RULES

Student Attendance Accounting Handbook (16 minute video)
2015-16 CTE Leadership Academy Fall Symposium Presentation
By Chanda Williams, Financial Compliance, Texas Education Agency
Link to PDF of presentation slides in 2015-16 CTE Leadership Academy Livebinder

Student Attendance Accounting Handbook Link – TEA  Website
See Section 5: Career and Technical Education (CTE) for CTE-specific rules.

Texas Education Code (TEC)
State laws regarding education

Texas Administrative Code for Education – TAC Title 19
State rules regarding education