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Vacant Schulenburg ISD; Search by: Arrow Educational ServicesINFO
Vacant TAMS Executive Director ; Search by: Arrow Educational Services INFO
Vacant West Sabine ISD; Search by: Arrow Educational Services adINFO
Vacant Houston ISD; Search by: Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates adINFO
Vacant La Joya ISD ; Search by: O’Hanlon, Demerath & Castillo and Jaime Munoz adINFO
Vacant Texas Rural Education Association ; Search by: TREA and Education Solutions and Services adINFO
Vacant Warren ISD ; Search by: Region5 ESC adINFO
Vacant San Diego ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Lovejoy ISD - Dr. Michael Goddard, Superintendent,Red Oak ISD; Search by: JG Consulting INFO
Vacant Bellville ISD ; Search by: DRV Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Nursery ISD; Search by: Nursery ISD Board of Trustees, assisted by Chris UlcakINFO
Vacant Bloomington ISD ; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Leander ISD; Search by: Thompson & Horton LLPINFO
Vacant Cedar Hill ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Waco ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Academy ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Monte Alto ISD; Search by: O'Hanlon, Demerath & Castillo adINFO
Vacant Eagle Pass ISD ; Search by: Escamilla & Poneck LLP adINFO
Vacant Brownsboro ISD; Search by: Brownsboro ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Vacant Richard Milburn Academy; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Whitney ISD - John McCullough , Director of Secondary Education and Career and Technical Education ,Paris ISD; Search By: Whitney ISD School Board adINFO
Lone Finalist Italy ISD - Dr. Michelle Schwind , Assistant Superintendent of Teaching and Learning ​,Desoto ISD; Search by: Italy ISD School Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Hardin-Jefferson ISD  - Brad McEachern , Superintendent ,Warren ISD ; Search by: Region 5 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Hawley ISD - Cassidy McBrayer , Superintendent ,Whiteface ISD; Search by: ​CCR Educational Consultants adINFO
Lone Finalist Latexo ISD  - Michael Woodard , Principal ,Latexo High School; Search by: Latexo ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Corrigan- Camden ISD - Richard Cooper , High School Principal ,Groesbeck ISD; Search by: DRV Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Alvin ISD - Carol Nelson , Associate Superintendent of Human Resources ,Alvin ISD ; Search by: Thompson & Horton LLP AdINFO
Lone Finalist Santa Gertrudis ISD - Dr. Veronica Alfaro , Interim Superintendent and Human Resources/Payroll Testing Coordinator/ Elementary School Principal ,Santa Gertrudis ISD ; Search by: ​Walsh Gallegos Trevino Russo & Kyle P.C. & Educational Consultant Dr. Ann DixonINFO
Lone Finalist George West ISD  - Dr. Jim Rosebrock , Chief Academic Officer ,Corpus Christi ISD ; Search by: George West School Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Petersburg ISD - Dr. Brian Bibb , High School Principal ,Seymour ISD; Search by: Region 17 ESCINFO
Lone Finalist Poolville ISD  - Jeff Kirby, Superintendent,Cotton Center ISD; Search By: Poolville ISD Board of Trustees INFO
Lone Finalist Electra ISD - Ted West, Superintendent,Boyd ISD; Search by: Region 9 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Douglass ISD - Justin Keeling , High School Principal,Woden ISD ; Search by: Arrow Educational Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Woodville ISD - Lisa Meysembourg , Superintendent,Schulenburg ISD; Search by: Region 5 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Hitchcock ISD  - Travis W. Edwards , Superintendent,Bartlett ISD ; Search by: Hitchcock ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Newcastle ISD - Evan Cardwell , High School Principal ,Paint Creek ISD ; Search by: Region 9 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Hubbard ISD  - Tim Norman Superintendent ​Chireno ISD , Superintendent ,Chireno ISD ; Search by: Hubbard ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Joaquin ISD - Ryan Fuller , High School Principal,West Sabine ISD; Search by: Haglund Law Firm, P.C.INFO
Lone Finalist Crystal City ISD - Edward Churchill, Director of Student Services ​,Mercedes ISD ; Search by: Walsh Gallegos Trevino Russo & Kyle P.C.INFO
Lone Finalist Channing ISD - Michael Stevens, Principal of 7-12 Grade,Electra ISD; Search by: Region 16 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Gonzales ISD - John Schumacher, Superintendent,Mason ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Boles ISD - Ms. Mikayle Goss, Director,Hunt County Co-op; Search by: Arrow Educational ServicesINFO
Lone Finalist Mercedes ISD - Carolyn Mendiola, Assistant Superintendent,Sharyland ISD ; Search by: Waterford School Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Bartlett ISD  - Theodore" Teddy" Clevenger, High School Principal,Teague ISD ; Search by: Bartlett ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Crandall ISD - Dr. Wendy Eldredge, Deputy Superintendent,Garland ISD; Search by: Leasor Crass adINFO
Lone Finalist Chico ISD  - Scott Higgins, Superintendent,D'Hanis ISD ; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Abernathy ISD - Aaron Waldrip, Superintendent,​Wellman-Union ISD ; Search by: Region 17 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Waxahachie ISD - Dr. Bonny Cain, Interim Superintendent,Waxahachie ISD; Search By: Ray and Associates adINFO
Lone Finalist Seminole ISD - Kyle Lynch, Superintendent,Canadian ISD; Search by: Region 17 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Brownsville ISD - Rene Gutierrez , Superintendent,Edinburg ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Whiteface CISD - Nate Wheeler, Assistant Superintendent,Plains ISD; Search by: Region 17 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Harleton ISD - Brian Gray, Superintendent,Irion County ISD; Search by: Harleton ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Central ISD - Justin Risner, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum/ Special Programs Director,Central ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Kingsville ISD - Elida Bera , Deputy Superintendent ,Judson ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Onalaska ISD - Anthony Roberts , Principal ,Onalaska ISD Junior-Senior High School ; Search by: Onalaska ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
New Super Plains ISD - Robert McLain , Superintendent ,Channing ISD; Search by: Leasor Crass adINFO
New Super Silsbee ISD - Gregg Weiss , Principal ,Hawkins ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Fairfield ISD - Dr. Jason Adams , Superintendent,​North Lamar ISD; Search by: Fairfield ISD Board of Trustees INFO
New Super Henderson ISD - Thurston Lamb , Chief of Schools,Duncanville ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Malakoff ISD - Don Layton , Superintendent,Martin's Mill ISD; Search by: Malakoff ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
New Super Cleveland ISD  - Chris Trotter , Chief Administrative Officer ,Tomball ISD ; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Cameron ISD - Kevin Sprinkles , Superintendent ,​Academy ISD ; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services INFO
New Super Bowie ISD - Blake Enlow , Principal,​Bowie High School; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Sanger ISD - Tommy Hunter, Superintendent,Brownsboro ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Buna ISD - Donny Lee, Superintendent,Oakwood ISD; Search by: ​Region 5 ESC adINFO
New Super Blue Ridge ISD - Matt Kimball , Assistant Superintendent ​,San Angelo ISD; Search by: Arrow Educational Services adINFO
New Super Flour Bluff ISD - Dr. David Freeman , Superintendent ,London ISD; Search By: Joe Kelley, Flour Bluff ISD Interim Superintendent of SchoolsINFO
New Super Ennis ISD - Jay Tullos, Superintendent ,Canton ISD; Search by: Arrow Educational Services adINFO
New Super Edgewood ISD  - Kristin Prater , Director of Student Services ,Edgewood ISD ; Search by: Arrow Education Services IncINFO
New Super Riesel ISD - Brandon Cope , High School Principal ,Riesel ISD; Search by: Arrow Educational Services adINFO
New Super Oakwood ISD - Russell Holden, High School Principal,Cayuga ISD; Search by: Dr. Donny Lee adINFO

Kilgore ISD trustees allow boys to wear earrings, some students to show tattoos in dress code changes

June 2008:25 AM
 

Boys may now wear earrings, and some tattoos will be allowed to show on students after Kilgore ISD trustees made changes to the district dress code. At Monday’s board meeting, trustees took up the issue of dress code changes, which were first introduced at the May board meeting. view article  arw

Carthage ISD: House Bill 3 provides needed funding increase, but doesn’t restore funding to what it was

June 2008:25 AM
 

Carthage ISD expects to be getting an approximate $2.1 million increase in state funding this year now that House Bill 3 is official. But district officials were quick to note Monday that the increase doesn’t make up for the millions taken away by the state since 2006. view article  arw

Grapevine-Colleyville ISD 2019-20 budget to increase teacher pay, lower tax rate

June 2008:25 AM
 

Grapevine-Colleyville ISD’s 2019-20 budget includes increased pay for teachers, lower recapture payments and a reduced tax rate. This comes in part to a new school finance law. The GCISD board of trustees approved the $190 million general operating budget June 17. On June 11, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed House Bill 3, which makes changes to the state’s school finance system. Under HB 3, GCISD will receive about $6.9 million total from the state, a decrease of about $967,000 from current law. However, recapture payments will decrease from $63.63 million to $49.21 million. view article  arw

El Paso school teachers get 6% raises under newly-approved pay plan

June 2008:25 AM
 

Teachers in the El Paso Independent School District will receive pay raises averaging 6 percent under a compensation plan approved by the school board on Tuesday night.  The measure also increases the starting annual salary for new teachers from $48,300 to $50,566. The pay raises will take effect in August. view article  arw

Boerne ISD teachers will get a raise for the new school year

June 2008:25 AM
 

While Boerne teachers are celebrating time off for the summer, they can also celebrate a big raise in pay. The BISD Board of Trustees just passed an average 6 percent increase for teachers, nurses, librarians, and counselors, as well as a 4.5 percent raise for other district employees, according to the district. This applies to the 2019-2020 school year.  view article  arw

Austin ISD approves $1.62 billion budget for fiscal year 2019-20

June 2008:25 AM
 

Austin ISD will operate on an almost $1.62 billion budget for fiscal year 2019-20. Within those expenditures, AISD’s $1.42 billion general fund will include about $48.6 million in compensation increases for teachers and district staff. AISD and its employees’ union announced June 13 it had agreed to 6% pay raises for all district staff while qualifying employees—including teachers, counselors and librarians with more than five years of experience—will receive 7% raises. view article  arw

Texas districts preparing for full-day pre-k funding

June 2008:25 AM
 

School districts across Texas will likely see an increase in pre-K enrollment now that the state has set aside funding for full-day pre-K, experts say. “We’re going to see more children opt into this free pre-K program across the state and we’re going to see enrollment jump from about 11 to 20 percent, depending on the district,” said Laura Koenig, senior director of community relations with E3 Alliance. Funding for full-day pre-K was part of House Bill 3, the school finance bill that Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law last week. The state previously only funded half-day pre-K for low-income students and English language learners.  view article  arw

Tyler ISD replaces Head Start program with full-day Pre-K

June 2008:20 AM
 

Tyler ISD is replacing its Head Start Program with a full-day Pre-K program for the upcoming 2019-20 school year. Tyler ISD Chief of Staff Ronald Jones said Wednesday the move is one the district has been working toward and that the district thoroughly vetted the idea. view article  arw

Former Coppell ISD teacher accused of inappropriate behavior with student is indicted on 3 charges

June 2008:20 AM
 

A former Coppell ISD middle school teacher accused of inappropriate behavior with a student has been indicted on three charges, according to the Dallas County district attorney's office. view article  arw

Temple ISD Names Franklin Their New Head Softball Coach

June 2008:15 AM
 

Franklin returns to Central Texas, where she went to Belton high school before attending Temple College where she played softball. She then played at the division one level with the Florida Gators.  Franklin replaces Jessica Harborth who led Temple back to the playoffs last season. view article  arw

Two Tyler ISD campuses named to Educational Results Partnership Honor Roll

June 2008:12 AM
 

Owens Elementary School and Early College High School (ECHS) have been named to the 2018-2019 Educational Results Partnership (ERP) Honor Roll for high achievement in student success. The program, sponsored by the Campaign for Business and Education Excellence (CBEE), is part of a national effort to identify higher-performing schools and districts that are improving student outcomes.

Cedar Hill ISD Selects New Cedar Hill High School Leader

June 2008:12 AM
 

(Cedar Hill, TX) Cedar Hill ISD Board of Trustees have selected a familiar face as the next principal for Cedar Hill High School; former district administrator Jason Miller is returning to his hometown to lead the Longhorns.

Cedar Hill ISD Selects Familiar Face to Lead High Pointe Elementary

June 2008:12 AM
 

(Cedar Hill, TX) The 2019-20 school year will be a homecoming for the new principal at High Pointe Elementary School. Shay Whittaker will return to the campus where her teaching career began, but this time as the campus leader.

TAFT ISD JET GRANT 2019

June 2008:10 AM
 

Great Things are Happening at Taft ISD… The Taft Independent School District has received a Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant in the amount of $136, 920.00 from the Texas Workforce Commission. This Grant is for the Implementation of an Industrial Instrumentation Program on the campus of Taft High School, in partnership with Del Mar College. view article  arw

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Title IX Administrator Conference

Oct 22-23, 2019

A Title IX Conference specifically designed for K-12 administrators!

 

Join us for our fifth annual forum for Title IX coordinators. This conference is designed to provide realistic support to school administrators in order to protect both their students and their districts in matters such as promoting gender equity in athletics and providing an environment free from gender-based harassment.  

 

Appropriate for Title IX Coordinators, Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents, Campus Administrators, Athletic Directors, Coaches, School Board Trustees, and Teachers.

 

Title IX Boot Camp
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
1:00 - 5:00 pm

 

Title IX Administrator Conference
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Conference Location
Austin Marriott North
2600 La Frontera Blvd
Round Rock, TX 78681

 

Room Rate - $144/night
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Registration Fees

Both Days - Registration Fee - $450
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Day 1 - Registration Fee - $150
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A Do-Over Ahead for Houston ISD and its Proposed Budget For Next School Year

June 1908:40 AM
 

In a 6-3 vote Tuesday night, the Houston ISD board rejected a proposal recommended by Interim Superintendent Grenita Lathan's administration to approve a basic budget now for the 2019-20 school year and then return next week to amend it to include employee compensation. Working against a state-mandated deadline of June 30 and despite the pleas of Chief Financial Officer Dr. Rene Barajas to get some form of a budget in place so there will be no possible interruption in paychecks or district operations as of July 1, the majority of the board insisted they wanted to wait. view article  arw

Harmony Public Schools raises teacher salaries to start at $50,500 in Waco

June 1908:40 AM
 

Harmony Public Schools will increase teacher salaries by $3,500 to $8,000 starting next school year, exceeding the minimum requirements of the new salary schedule signed into law by Gov. Greg Abbott last week. Every Harmony teacher will receive a base salary increase between $3,500 and $5,000, according to a press release. Teachers with more than five years of classroom experience will receive an additional $1,000, and teachers with more than 10 years of experience will receive an extra $2,000. view article  arw

Ector County: Judge requests briefs in principal case

June 1908:40 AM
 

County Court-At-Law Judge Brooke Hendricks-Green requested briefs from attorneys on both sides of a case involving former longtime Ector County ISD principal Linda Voss Tuesday. Hendricks-Green denied all but one issue in a motion to quash and asked attorneys in the case to provide briefs by 5 p.m. July 17. John Green represented Voss in court Tuesday and First Assistant County Attorney Greg Barber represented the state. view article  arw

Sheppard reassures trustees as Huntsville ISD works to implement education reform bills

June 1908:40 AM
 

New education reform bills and their implementation remain a key focus for superintendents across the state of Texas. That includes Huntsville ISD leader Dr. Scott Sheppard.  During a brief meeting of the HISD Board of Trustees on Tuesday, Sheppard took time to reassure the board, staff and the community that his staff is working “diligently to go through all of the bills passed by the legislature,” including House Bill 3. view article  arw

San Angelo ISD Announces Administrative Changes

June 1908:40 AM
 

San Angelo Independent School District is pleased to announce several administrative changes. view article  arw

Longview ISD enters partnership with Texas Tech University virtual school

June 1908:40 AM
 

Texas Tech University is taking a step into East Texas with a new virtual school that will begin offering classes to area students this fall. The program, which is a partnership between the Lubbock-based university and Longview ISD, will offer online and print courses to students in kindergarten through 12th grade in a variety of subjects. It is known as TTU K-12. view article  arw

Austin ISD School Board Approves Raises For Teachers, Hiring Of New Equity Officer

June 1908:40 AM
 

The Austin Independent School District's Board of Trustees voted Monday to approve a $1.6 billion budget, which includes across-the-board raises for school employees. The board also voted to hire Stephanie Hawley as AISD's first chief equity officer and in favor of a new dress code. Before the budget vote, Ken Zarifis, the head of the AISD union Education Austin, read an email from a teacher about how a raise would impact her life. view article  arw

TEA working to name conservator, transition Beaumont ISD back to local control

June 1908:40 AM
 

A district spokesperson said former Port Arthur ISD Superintendent Dr. Johnny Brown has been appointed conservator. However, David Bradley, a former State Board of Education Member, said others are being interviewed as well. view article  arw

Wichita Falls ISD approves placeholder budget, teacher raises a priority

June 1908:40 AM
 

Wichita Falls ISD trustees plan to raise teacher salaries as required by a state law Gov. Greg Abbott signed June 11, but the pay increases weren’t in the 2019-2020 district budget approved Monday at a school board meeting. Facing a deadline, trustees passed a kind of placeholder budget for WFISD while school officials iron out how to factor in House Bill 3 -- and add in the effect of the swap-and-drop tax proposition voters approved Saturday. view article  arw

Houston ISD to unveil salary increase plan after union criticism

June 1908:40 AM
 

Hours after Houston ISD’s largest employees union and two school board members blasted Interim Superintendent Grenita Lathan for not producing plans to increase employee compensation in 2019-2020, district officials announced that on Tuesday they will unveil their spending proposal. HISD administrators did not disclose details Monday evening about how they plan to spend tens of millions of additional dollars expected to flow into the district after Texas lawmakers this year put billions more into public education. Lathan is expected to recommend HISD officials pass a budget with pay raises at a board meeting June 27. view article  arw

Texas just spent billions to boost school funding, lower property taxes. Voters approve, but not overwhelmingly, UT/TT Poll says.

June 1908:30 AM
 

Texas lawmakers were happy and relieved last month after approving difficult-to-pass education and property tax legislation, but they’re going to have to work to convince Texas voters to uncork the Champagne, given the results of the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll. Gov. Greg Abbott called it “a monumental moment in public education history in the state of Texas” last week when he signed a bill implementing a massive overhaul of the state’s school finance system, one that includes about $6.5 billion in new public education spending and about $5.1 billion devoted to lowering Texans’ property tax bills. Lawmakers also approved a measure this year designed to slow the future growth of Texans’ property tax bills. view article  arw

Roma ISD Home to Starr County’s Highest Ranked High School

June 1908:30 AM
 

Roma High School was recently ranked 261st within Texas by US News and World Report, making it the highest ranked of the five high schools in Starr County. According to the details of the ranking, at Roma High School students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® coursework and exams.  view article  arw

Cleveland ISD bumps starting teacher salary up to $54K

June 1908:30 AM
 

The Cleveland ISD board of trustees increased its starting teachers pay by nearly $2,000 at its monthly meeting Monday night. The new starting teacher salary will be $54,000, which is a $1,900 improvement from last year, when first year teachers made $52,100. view article  arw

Boerne ISD votes to increase employee compensation packages

June 1908:30 AM
 

The Boerne Independent School District Board of Trustees voted unanimously Monday night to approve a $7.3 million compensation package for the 2019-2020 school year. The package will give all staff members a raise. BISD approved an average 6 percent increase for teachers (or a minimum of $2,600), which includes an additional $500 experience incentive. The Board also approved an increase of the district contribution towards employee health care of 3.6 percent for employees only and 11.7 percent for employee and family. This means teachers with five years of experience will receive an average 6.6 percent increase for a total compensation package of at least $3,232. view article  arw

Bryan ISD employees set to receive significant pay increases

June 1908:30 AM
 

On Monday night, the Bryan ISD School Board approved salary increases totaling $6.9 million. "I didn't expect it to start so quickly, but it's here and I'm grateful for it," said EJ Boldan, a Behavior Specialist at SFA Middle School. "Bryan ISD is a very generous district and they take care of their teachers and their staff and their employees, so I was very excited about the good news," said Maribeth Poole, a seventh grade English teacher at SFA Middle School. view article  arw

Houston ISD trustees push decision on 2019-20 budget, raises to June 27 meeting

June 1908:30 AM
 

The Houston ISD board of trustees on June 18 voted down a proposed 2019-20 budget that was formulated without teacher raises and other adjustments required by new state laws, as board members peppered officials with questions and direction on how to invest some $135 million in new funding made available by state House Bill 3. The 3-6 decision came despite multiple warnings by HISD Chief Financial Officer Rene Barajas, who said not having a budget in hand before July 1 would mean the district would not be able to open for business for the new fiscal year. view article  arw

College Station ISD employees to receive pay raises

June 1908:30 AM
 

All College Station ISD employees will receive a substantial pay increase thanks to a school finance bill. House Bill 3 requires school districts to spend at least 30% ($1.56 million for CSISD) of the new money infused into the system on compensation increases for all non-administrative employees and at least 75% ($1.17 million for CSISD) of that amount toward raises for teachers, librarians, counselors, and nurses. view article  arw

Inside of new Belton HS unveiled

June 1908:30 AM
 

BELTON, TX - Belton ISD trustees got a look at  the interior features planned for the new Lake Belton High School at their Monday night meeting.  The school is currently under construction in the City of Temple.  Future LBHS students, district staff, architects, and local historian Patricia Benoit presented plan to celebrate the history of the area and the significance of the new school's location through wall graphics as well as hallway and other way-finding campus location names. view article  arw

Eanes ISD votes to pursue funding to extend transportation to students living in high-traffic areas

June 1908:30 AM
 

Eanes ISD students living in communities with hazardous traffic conditions could receive district-funded busing to and from school. The EISD board of trustees unanimously voted to pursue supplemental funding to provide transportation for students commuting through hazardous traffic conditions In a June 18 regular meeting, in order to establish funding eligibility, the board voted on a resolution to define the specific hazardous conditions and areas, according to district documents. view article  arw

Eanes ISD approves a $586,786 budget for new technology

June 1908:30 AM
 

The Eanes ISD board of trustees voted to approve the allocation of a portion of the $80 million bond package to purchase new technology, according to district information. EISD surveyed four vendors before approving a $586,786 purchase from GTS Technology Solutions, a member of the Texas Department of Information Resources. view article  arw