A Bill Headed to the President’s Desk Means a Tax Break for You!

We know many of you spend your hard-earned money on classroom supplies—everything from books to computer equipment.  And too often, you aren’t reimbursed for those expenses.

There’s good news from Capitol Hill that can help when you file your taxes.

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Introducing #FlatAlvi

Our little mascot is eager to see the world and meet new people! Be sure to take some great pictures with Flat Alvi when you travel during the holiday season!  

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Register for ATPE's Political Involvement Training and Lobby Day!

"Destination: Legislative Success!" is the theme for ATPE's 2015 Political Involvement Training and Lobby Day event at the Hyatt Regency Austin Downtown and the Texas State Capitol on February 22-23.

Be sure to register before the Jan. 29 deadline!

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ATPE Tips for Gifting Your Child’s Teacher This Holiday

They spend a ton of time with your children, and you trust them to teach your kid some of life’s biggest lessons. When the holidays roll around, why not add your child’s teachers to your gift list?

If you’d like to offer a memento of thanks to your child’s teachers this holiday season, ATPE has some ideas for making sure your gift is appropriate.

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March 15: ATPE State Officer Nomination Deadline

The ATPE Nomination/Election Committee is seeking qualified state officer candidates with excellent leadership ability. As the elected leaders of the organization, state officers speak and act on behalf of ATPE’s more than 100,000 members and Texas students.

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October STAR Membership Challenge winners

The top recruiters for October were ...

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Webinar: Formative Assessment for Every Teacher in Every Classroom

On Thursday, December 11, at 5 p.m., Austin ISD science teacher Kelly Grieve will show teachers the importance of formative assessment and how to use it in a high-technology or a low-technology classroom.

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Save Money This Holiday Season with ATPE!

ATPE is happy to announce its new partnership with PayCheck Direct. PayCheck Direct is a program that allows ATPE members to purchase thousands of name-brand products, including electronics, appliances, toys, and fashionable jewelry, through low, convenient payments.

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Remember the ATPE Foundation on #GivingTuesday

This year, the ATPE Foundation is encouraging you to participate in a global day dedicated to personal philanthropy and smarter charitable giving. We hope you’ll be inspired today to celebrate the spirit of giving by making an additional year-end gift in support of the ATPE Foundation as part of #GivingTuesday.

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