| News Release|
Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton
Rylander's e-Texas Commission to Meet
(Austin)--Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Rylander will
unveil a new report, "Helping Schools Make Technology Work:
Managing Information Technology From Classrooms to Lunchrooms," at
a meeting with her e-Texas
Commission in Austin Wednesday. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m.
in the Bass Lecture Hall at the Lyndon Baines Johnson School of
Public Affairs on the University of Texas campus.
The report has been developed to assist school districts in
adopting new technology.
Comptroller Rylander will be joined by e-Texas Commission
chairmen Dr. Wendy Lee Gramm and Hector de Leon. Other
commissioners expected to attend are: Kevin Eltife of Tyler; John
Fainter Jr. of Austin, Bill Hammond of Austin, Sonceria
Messiah-Jiles of Houston, Charles Miller of Houston, Dr. Tom
Saving of College Station, and Massey Villarreal of Houston.
Merrill Matthews Jr. of Dallas, a visiting scholar at the
Institute for Policy Innovation, will discuss market-driven
healthcare. In addition, other presentations will focus on work
completed by the e-Texas Commission's education, workforce and
health and human services task forces.
Comptroller Rylander established e-Texas, her citizen
commission to develop recommendations to help Texas state
government meet the challenges of the Internet Age.
Comptroller Carole Keeton Rylander
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 26
Bass Lecture Hall
Sid Richardson Three Building
University of Texas campus
2315 Red River St.