Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustees adopts legislative priorities for the Texas 88th Legislative Session
In the Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustee’s continued efforts to protect the future of Texas public education, the Board approved and adopted legislative priorities for the Texas 88th Legislative Session, which begins on January 10, 2023 and will address a number of issues that will affect FBISD and districts across the state.
These resolutions further help to reinforce FBISD’s Core Beliefs and Commitments, Mission, Vision, District Goals and Priorities, and the Profile of a Graduate, which have all been approved by the Board and define all decision-making efforts in order to benefit each child in Fort Bend ISD.
Be a Voice for our Students and Teachers
Fort Bend ISD encourages parents, staff and community members to be engaged and informed about the FBISD Board's legislative priorities and to let your state legislators know what you think.
Texas Schools Alliance
Fort Bend ISD is proud to be part of the Texas Schools Alliance (TSA), which is made up of 45 of the largest school districts in Texas. This is a superintendent-led organization that utilizes a thorough process to research and consider significant policy issues. Topics range from school finance to teaching and learning to assessment and accountability. The TSA also studies specific topics and works on issues to improve educational quality for Texas students, particularly those in large and urban districts.
January 10, 2023: 88th Legislature convenes at noon
March 10, 2023: 60-day bill filing deadline
May 29, 2023: Adjournment sine die
June 18, 2023: Post-session 20-day deadline for Governor to sign or veto
August 28, 2023: Effective date (91st day after adjournment)