HB 1026

Status: Sent to governor
Author: Rep. Dwayne Bohac
Sponsor: Sen. Bryan Hughes
Summary: Requires SBOE to integrate positive character traits into the K-12 TEKS. The traits include those listed in current law for the formerly-optional "character education program" — such as courage, trustworthiness, etc. — and adds "gratitude." Requires each district and charter school to adopt a character education program that includes these traits. 

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