May 2017

Four Mental Health Resources for Educators

Date Posted: 5/29/2017

Did you know May is Mental Health Month?

Read the Newest Edition of ATPE News

Date Posted: 5/25/2017

The Summer 2017 edition of our award-winning magazine is now available online.

How to Become an Election Volunteer

Date Posted: 5/23/2017

The Texas legislature is only in session for a few months every two years, but the impact of laws made during those sessions can be long-lasting. One of the best ways to influence the legislative process is during non-session years when lawmakers and candidates are fundraising and running for office.

Packing and Packing and Packing

Date Posted: 5/22/2017

Getting ready to pack your room up for the summer? Don’t miss personal organizer and ATPE member Allison Venuto’s rules for stress-free classroom packing.

ATPE Legal Team on Four Common End-of-Year Concerns

Date Posted: 5/17/2017

ATPE’s legal team addresses four common concerns that educators face at the end of the year.

Five Fun Activities for the End of the School Year

Date Posted: 5/15/2017

Looking for some fun new activities for the end of the year? Try these five exciting activities to keep your students engaged through the last day of school.

Six Great Quotes to Inspire Texas Teachers

Date Posted: 5/10/2017

To celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, we’ve collected some of our favorite quotes to inspire and motivate our members!

Congratulations to ATPE’s Educator of the Year Finalists!

Date Posted: 5/09/2017

Educator of the Year finalists have been announced!

Join Us for the 2017 ATPE Summit!

Date Posted: 5/08/2017

The 2017 ATPE Summit is your opportunity to connect, celebrate, and have fun with fellow educators and volunteers from across the state. Let your local leaders know you are interested in attending today!

Breaking News - ATPE Settles Lawsuit Over State's Teacher Evaluation System

Date Posted: 5/02/2017

ATPE and other parties to a lawsuit over the state’s new recommended teacher appraisal system known as T-TESS have reached a settlement agreement.

Three ATPE Member Discounts You Don’t Want to Miss

Date Posted: 5/01/2017

Did you know your association offers services and discounts that can help you recoup the cost of your membership? Here are three great deals you don’t want to miss out on.