ATPE’s blog posts, published twice weekly, bring you the latest news on ATPE events and activities, as well as tips and tricks to help you succeed in the classroom.
The ATPE Podcast: Appropriate Student-Teacher Relationships

Date Posted: 12/05/2022

In this episode, ATPE Staff Attorney Sylvia Martinez-Haley breaks down legal concerns over student-teacher relationships and provides tips for maintaining healthy, professional boundaries.

Spotlight Series: 2021-22 Local Unit of the Year: Nacogdoches ATPE

Date Posted: 12/02/2022

In the second installment of this series, we spotlight Nacogdoches ATPE, winner of the local units with 201-500 members category.

ATPE Statement on Lt. Gov. Patrick’s Legislative Priorities

Date Posted: 11/30/2022

State’s largest educator association urges legislators to engage public educators as they turn 'big concepts' into bills.

Winter 2022 ATPE News is Now Online

Date Posted: 11/28/2022

In this issue, we explore the impacts of educator shortages, the truth behind voucher programs, and the growing fentanyl crisis that threatens our youth.

BOOK IT! Reading Program Creates Free Incentive for Children to Read

Date Posted: 11/22/2022

This free initiative has become a national sensation and creates the perfect opportunity for teachers to reward students for their reading!

Spotlight Series: 2021-22 ATPE Charles Pickitt Educator of the Year Award Winner Diana Ybarra

Date Posted: 11/21/2022

In the first part of our series, we spotlight our very own Diana Ybarra, winner of the Administrator of the Year category.

Research Opportunity for Public School Teachers

Date Posted: 11/16/2022

Here’s an opportunity to help a doctoral candidate with their research.

Thanksgiving Travel Tips

Date Posted: 11/16/2022

Planning to travel for Thanksgiving? Here are some helpful tips to get you there safe and sound with money and time to spare.

Veterans Day Spotlight: Joseph Cruz

Date Posted: 11/11/2022

This Veterans Day, we are proud to spotlight our very own Joseph Cruz, an Army veteran and ATPE Regional Membership Specialist.

How much does a full year of ATPE membership cost?

Date Posted: 8/19/2022

Use this tool to calculate how much a full year of ATPE membership would cost.


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