Respect is one of the core values we help instill in every Aggie student, and we at The Texas A&M University System treat our students, their parents, and the taxpayers of Texas with respect when it comes to giving...
WESLACO, RGV - High school seniors who may be struggling academically to get a post-secondary education will now be able to take courses in English and Math to alleviate this that have been developed by university professors. Success with this...
McALLEN, RGV - Daniel P. King, superintendent of PSJA ISD, says having colonia community groups in RGV Focus keeps its education project honest. The RGV Equal Voice Network, which represents many colonia groups, including La Unión del Pueblo Entero and...
ALPINE, Texas - Former congressman Pete Gallego says he wants to give back to his alma mater after being named sole finalist for its presidency. Sul Ross State University Chancellor Brian McCall on Thursday...
McALLEN, RGV - Following in-depth discussions with state Sen. Juan Hinojosa, Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp is going to make a major announcement about a healthcare project he believes will transform the Rio Grande Valley. The announcement will...
WACO, Texas - Two of every three young people who graduated from high schools across the United States last year enrolled in a college or university, according to a recent report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Specifically, nearly...
McALLEN, RGV - Top education leaders from the Rio Grande Valley were at the White House today for President Obama’s College Opportunity Day of Action. Among those in attendance were South Texas College President Shirley Reed, Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD Superintendent...
ALAMO, RGV - Alamo Chamber of Commerce needs to get ready for the visit of many VIPs. That is the advice of Rick Noriega, national president of AVANCE, a non-profit that has been providing education and support to hard-to-reach families...
The relationship between attaining more education or training and benefits such as higher earnings and greater job security is widely recognized. At the same time, education has a positive effect on the economy and society as a whole through mechanisms...
McALLEN, RGV - The Center for Public Policy Priorities held a workshop on Wednesday to highlight two new data tools that allow Rio Grande Valley communities to measure how well their residents are doing. The workshop, co-sponsored by CPPP and...

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