Nov 4, 2023
Tips for resolving a question or concern at your child's school
Teachers and parents both want the same thing: to help their kids succeed. Let’s work together to make sure that our kids achieve that success, not just in turning in today’s homework, but in developing the skills they will need to succeed in life.
Sept 29, 2023
Is now the time to commit $60M to a 550-student
Early Childhood Center?
Sept 14, 2023
Should Leander ISD go into the business of policing?
Texas Parents United | Newsletter | Sept 2023
HB3, passed in the 2023 Legislative Session, requires each campus in Texas school districts have at least one security officer during school hours. HB3 does not require a district to create a police department and it looks to be significantly more expensive to do so. So why is LISD considering it?
Jul 3, 2023
Most claims about "book bans" in Texas public schools are false. Be sure you have the facts
May 12, 2023
Teachers are facing an onslaught of disruptive, disrespectful, and dangerous behavior in the classroom, often brushed aside by school leadership. This Teacher Appreciation Week, let’s do more than acknowledge that problem. Let’s fix it.
Mar 15, 2023
Parents urge Leander ISD to go back to the drawing
board on Proposition A
Analysis of PEN America's own data shows fewer than 2% of Texas school districts removed even one title from their libraries.
Instead of implying Texas has a book ban problem, it’s more accurate to say Texas schools have a harmful book problem, as the overwhelming majority of Texas school districts still make even the most extremely inappropriate books available to minor students.
Feb 23, 2023
LISD May '23 Bond Press Release
Hopeful the LISD Board of Trustees would put together a reasonable bond package that included only what is needed, parents are once again disappointed. Several projects as well as aspects of the process gave pause to a committee of Texas Parents United.
Feb 18, 2023
Education Legislation Overview
Texas elected officials who will decide this session on a number of bills addressing issues including Parental Rights, Sexualizing Children and Gender Modification. Follow this link for a video overview of the bills.
Feb 20, 2023
TPU Meeting on the LISD Bond
TPU is grateful to Mike Herrera for sharing with us his experience as a member of the Citizens Facility Advisory Committee and his insights on the bond process.