Posted On: April 02, 2015
Guest Post: Why I Attend Summit
ATPE member Stephanie Stoebe attended her first summit in 2012 and was immediately hooked on the experience. Read her comments on what keeps her coming back.
Posted On: April 01, 2015
Support the PAC's Peak Challenge
The 2015 PAC's Peak Challenge is underway with a goal of raising $21,000 by May 1. This annual fundraising drive for ATPE-PAC is essential to ensuring that the voices of Texas educators are heard at the legislature.
Posted On: March 26, 2015
Read the Newest Edition of ATPE News
The Spring edition of our award-winning magazine is online now
Posted On: March 23, 2015
Guest Post: Organizing Your Desk
Remember that episode of “I Love Lucy” where Lucy and Ethel get a job processing chocolates? Remember how, at the beginning, they did really well but eventually they stopped doing so well? Remember how the chocolates come hurtling out of the machine while Lucy and Ethel scramble around to effectively, yet carefully, place them back on the conveyer belt?
Posted On: March 16, 2015
Make Plans to Attend the 2015 ATPE Summit!
It's time to start planning your trip to the 2015 ATPE Summit, July 7-10 at the Austin Convention Center. You don’t want to miss this opportunity to lead, learn, and connect with your peers from across the state!
Posted On: March 13, 2015
Nominations for State Office Are Due March 15
State Officer Nomination forms must be received in the ATPE state office no later than March 15, 2015.
Posted On: March 09, 2015
Award Deadlines Extended
The nomination deadlines for both ATPE's Local Unit of the Year Award and the Doug Rogers Campus Rep of the Year Award have been extended to March 23.
Posted On: March 04, 2015
Guest Post: Reflections on Lobby Day
My phone rang as I walked from my classroom to the portable on Friday afternoon. “Teri, have you heard the weather report?” It was one of our local unit officers. “I just don’t think I can go to Lobby Day. It sounds like the weather is going to be bad. I can’t afford to miss another day if we get stuck in Austin.”
Posted On: March 04, 2015
Statement Regarding Dan Patrick’s Press Conference
The following is a statement from the ATPE Governmental Relations Director Brock Gregg regarding Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and State Sen. Larry Taylor’s press conference March 3:
Posted On: March 02, 2015
ATPE's Lobbyists Advocate for You
ATPE's team of lobbyists are hard at work supporting pro-education legislation at the Texas State Capitol. Here's a look at what they are trying to do for our members this year ...
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