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Public Information Act Online Course


The Texas Public Information Act guarantees members of the general public the right to access certain records of public agencies, including the records of charter schools. Do you know your rights and responsibilities for responding to these requests? Join us for this online course in which you’ll gain a deeper understanding of what qualifies as public information, emphasizing the applicability of the Texas Public Information Act to your charter school, the procedures and requirements necessary to comply when you receive a request for information, the role of the Attorney General, and the possible penalties for failure to comply with the Texas Public Information Act. Charter board members must complete training on the Texas Public Information Act within their first 90 days of service. It is highly recommended that all administration be trained on the TPIA as well.

Credit Information

Charter School Success (CSS) provides Continuing Education units for TEA, TASBO, and CPA certification in conjunction with their ongoing professional guidelines.

  • 60 TEA minutes in Public Records
  • 1.0 TASBO CPE credits
  • 1.0 CPA CPE credits in Area of Communication
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