October 2022

The ATPE Podcast: Associate Members—Know Your Rights

Date Posted: 10/26/2022

In this podcast, ATPE Staff Attorney Lance Cain describes the rights and entitlements of classroom aides, bus drivers, and other noncontract public school employees under both state and federal law.

Free Webinar: Combating Educator Burnout

Date Posted: 10/26/2022

Join ATPE and It’s Time Texas at 5 p.m. CT Nov. 10 to uncover strategies educators can use to move through periods of burnout.

Stay up to date with the ATPE Board through The President’s Podcast

Date Posted: 10/11/2022

It’s time for a new season of The President’s Podcast! In her first episode, ATPE State President Stacey Ward introduces listeners to the ATPE Board of Directors’ 2022-23 priorities and recaps decisions made by the board at its Sept. 23–24 meeting. 

Legal Concerns Related to Classroom Mock Elections

Date Posted: 10/10/2022

What you need to know about SB 3 and the resulting instructional requirements and prohibitions on holding mock elections with your students.

The ATPE Podcast: What Educators Need to Know for the Upcoming Election

Date Posted: 10/07/2022

ATPE Senior Lobbyist Monty Exter tells us important dates, who is on the ballot, and what is at stake for public education this November.

October Is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Date Posted: 10/05/2022

Take time this National Cybersecurity Awareness Month to better understand how to protect yourself and others online!

Part 3: National Suicide Prevention Month—Mental Health in the Workplace

Date Posted: 10/03/2022

In the final part of our series, we explore resources for teachers to protect their mental health.