Posted On: March 07, 2017
Member Q&A: Paula Franklin
I never thought I would need the assistance of ATPE, but when I did, I worried about nothing. In the end, I came out on top and I was thankful for effective counsel. After that issue, many of my coworkers switched to ATPE because they had some similar issues, and saw the results.
Posted On: March 02, 2017
Struggling with Mid-Year Stress? These Four Short Courses Are for You
Struggling with mid-year stress and testing woes? Check out these four short courses that will get you through the rest of the year.
Posted On: February 28, 2017
Is Your Classroom Substitute Ready?
Being a substitute is not an easy job. For substitutes to be successful, they must feel confident and professional in the classroom. These seven tips will help you provide an easy transition for teachers, students, and substitutes.
Posted On: February 24, 2017
Who Supports Vouchers?
A new UT/Texas Tribune poll asked Texans for their opinions on vouchers. You might be surprised by the results!
Posted On: February 23, 2017
Meet Your ATPE Board Members: Jimmy Lee (Region 8)
ATPE is proud to bring you this series of posts from your board members. This month’s post is from Region 8 Director Jimmy Lee.
Posted On: February 21, 2017
Get Fired Up to Join ATPE at the Capitol
Are you fired up? We are! And we certainly are and hope you are, too, because ATPE’s popular lobby day and political involvement training day is just around the corner. Hundreds of ATPE members from across the state will be making their way to Austin for this exciting event.
Posted On: February 16, 2017
You Could Be a Presenter at the 2017 ATPE Summit!
Are you a lesson plan guru? Is your classroom management tip top? We want to know your secret! Share your skills with ATPE members at the 2017 ATPE Summit!
Posted On: February 14, 2017
Six Things You Can Do to Improve Your Communication with Parents
Parents can be one of your greatest classroom allies. Make sure your communication with them stays positive throughout the year with these six simple tips for parent communication.
Posted On: February 09, 2017
How You Could Lose Your ATPE Membership Benefits
Two new anti-educator bills are up for debate at the Capitol. These bills unfairly target teachers by attempting to restrict how educators pay dues to join professional associations, which lobby for your rights and your students’ rights at the Capitol.
Posted On: February 07, 2017
Navigating the T-TESS, Part 4
Need help navigating Texas’s new teacher appraisal system? ATPE is here for you! We are happy to present this series of practical tips to help you prepare for the T-TESS.
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