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ATPE News Winter 2021

  • No. 2
Learn about the law governing planning time, meet Texas Teacher of the Year Finalist Bonnie Anderson (a Judson ATPE member!), and much more.
In This Issue


Get ready for the holidays with our Winter 2021 issue of ATPE News.

With a Little Bit of Love and a Whole Lot of Marimba


Meet Bonnie Anderson, Texas Teacher of the Year finalist and Judson ATPE member.

Inside the Luxury Training Compound Designed Just for Educators


Education philanthropist Charles Butt’s latest enterprise is the Holdsworth Center, a $200 million training facility that brings CEO-style leadership development to Texas public educators.

The Nuts and Bolts of HB 3979 & SB 3


These new laws will affect how you teach civics, history, and current events. We break down what you need to know.

Volunteer Spotlight

Special Section

Meet Roya Dinbali, Nacogdoches ISD.

ATPE Stands by You

Special Section

As you serve your students, ATPE stands by you each and every day, ready to support you with affordable and high-quality legal resources so you can have peace of mind.

How protected is teacher planning time, really? What the law says

Your Ally

How legally protected is your planning time?

How and—most importantly—why you should vote #txed

Your Voice

Why public education should be your top priority at the ballot box.