Our Blog

We love to share the stories of our team and family. You’ll find the latest stories and narratives about IDEA here. Scroll below for the scoop on all things ‘Inside IDEA’. Email us if you have a story to share.


November 29

The Basics of Pre-K at IDEA

IDEA is a family of tuition-free, Pre-K – 12 public charter schools open to serving all students and committed to ensuring every scholar is prepared for s...


November 27

IDEA Health Professions Construction Begins

On November 14, IDEA Public Schools joined Austin community members, and supporters in the groundbreaking of IDEA Health Professions. The campus will serve more than 468 s...


November 16

An IDEA Campus: An Inside Look

Walk the halls of an IDEA school and you’re greeted by teachers, principals, cafeteria managers, custodians, receptionists, and more of our campus staff w...


November 16

Flipping the Switch at IDEA's Headquarters

On Thursday, November 15, IDEA Public Schools partnered with Green Mountain Energy Sun Club and Alba Energy to "flip the switch" for a 1,072 solar panel syste...


November 15

What Students Learn at IDEA: Wit & Wisdom

From the first day students set foot on an IDEA Public School campus—whether at Academy or College Preparatory—we instill in them the exp...