by TFN

Nov. 20 is Transgender Day of Remembrance. It's a day when we pause to honor, remember and mourn those lost to anti-trans violence. It's also a day to remember that we must continue to stand with our trans friends and neighbors, a community that has unfortunately been the target of discrimination in our communities at at the state Capitol in Austin. Read More

by Rev. Erika Wilson

The Texas Freedom Network was proud to stand with scholars and activists who called for the State Board of Education to approve an elective course in Mexican American Studies for Texas public schools. It took four long years, but the state board finally did it last year. Now let’s make it happen for African American Studies. You can help by speaking out in favor of an elective course in African American Studies at a public hearing before the board on Nov. 13!…… Read More

by Jose Medina

by TFN

 

 

Please check your email for important information on how to apply with the Texas Education Agency to serve on a work group. We’ll be in touch!

 

 … Read More

Report Details Recommendations for First Overhaul of State’s Health Curriculum Standards Since 1990s FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2019 AUSTIN – With the teen birth rate in Texas continuing to rank among the highest in the nation and the majority of high school seniors saying they are already sexually active, the Texas Freedom Network Education Fund and the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States today released a report calling for an overhaul of the state’s failed abstinence-only approach to sex education. Read More