State Board of Education in Tarrant County

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State Board of Education Members in Tarrant

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State Board of Education

“The State Board of Education (SBOE) sets policies and standards for Texas public schools. The primary responsibilities of the SBOE include: Setting curriculum standards, Reviewing and adopting instructional materials, Establishing graduation requirements, Overseeing the Texas Permanent School Fund. Appointing board members to military reservation and special school districts, Providing final review of rules proposed by the State Board for Educator Certification, and Reviewing the commissioner’s proposed award of new charter schools, with authority to veto a recommended applicant.” – Ballotpedia

No salary, but are eligible for reimbursement for expenses incurred in the course of official business.

IMPORTANT NOTE: State Board of Education is a district based position. Look up which State Board of Education member represents you here.

Patricia Pat Hardy

Patricia Pat Hardy

State Board of Education, District 11





Aicha Davis

Aicha Davis

State Board of Education, District 13






Here are the qualifications for the State Board of Education!

Elections to the Texas State Board of Education are held in every even-numbered year.

1-year district resident

prior to the general election

1-year resident of Texas

prior to the general election

Can't serve on the board

if you’re a registered lobbyists representing interests relevant to the board

Can't hold other public office

This also applies to candidates seeking election to the board.

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