June 2022

Get CPE credit through the ATPE Professional Learning Portal

Date Posted: 6/29/2022

Gain access to over 120 hours of CPE credit through ATPE’s learning portal, as well as CPE hours tracking.

Meet your 2022-23 state officer candidates

Date Posted: 6/28/2022

The 2022-23 state officer candidates will deliver speeches outlining their skills, backgrounds, qualifications, and philosophies during the House of Delegates Meeting July 7.

ATPE member named Scripps National Spelling Bee Teacher of the Year!

Date Posted: 6/27/2022

Midway (12) ISD teacher April McAdams recognized for mentoring former student as he finishes third in national spelling bee competition.

Reminder: Earn Money Through ATPE’s One New = $10 for You Recruitment Program

Date Posted: 6/27/2022

Current members have until Oct. 31, 2022, to recruit new members and receive $10 for each one.

Happy Juneteenth!

Date Posted: 6/16/2022

On this day in 1865, news of the Emancipation Proclamation finally reached enslaved people in Galveston.

A Message from ATPE Regarding Email Spoofing

Date Posted: 6/16/2022

ATPE is aware of recent emails in which the sender is posing as an ATPE member. In light of this, we urge our members to take the appropriate precautions to safeguard their personal information.

Let Your Voice Be Heard: Apply to Serve on an ATPE State Committee

Date Posted: 6/14/2022

A new virtual format for state committees will make it easier for members from all parts of Texas to serve.

Houston Drama Teacher and ATPE Member Receives Special Tony Award

Date Posted: 6/12/2022

Roshunda Jones-Koumba received the 2022 Excellence in Theatre Education Award as part of the 75th Annual Tony Awards June 12.

Arlington ISD’s ARLO Bookmobile Gives Kids Free Books for the Summer

Date Posted: 6/09/2022

Students from Arlington ISD will have the opportunity to add two new books to their collection this summer from the ARLO Bookmobile.

ATPE Statement on New TEA "Chief of School Safety and Security" Position

Date Posted: 6/09/2022

An appointed agency position will bring needed coordination, but its impact will be driven by the policies it’s directed to implement.

June is Pride Month!

Date Posted: 6/02/2022

All over the world, June marks an annual celebration of Pride Month promoting dignity, equality, and increased visibility for LGBTQ individuals.

Staying Safe in the Texas Summer Heat

Date Posted: 6/02/2022

Heat exhaustion and heat stroke are two dangerous heat-related illnesses. Here’s how you can stay safe this summer.