October 2017

ATPE Is Committed to Protecting You

Date Posted: 10/29/2017

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With Joe Straus Retiring, It’s Time for Public Educators to Step Up

Date Posted: 10/26/2017

Two of our biggest champions in the Texas House of Representatives announced this week that they will not seek reelection: Texas House Speaker Joe Straus (R-San Antonio) and House State Affairs Committee Chairman Byron Cook (R-Corsicana).

Discounted Rate Ends Soon!

Date Posted: 10/25/2017

There are only a few days left to join ATPE at the discounted rate of $125!

Four CPE Courses You May Have Missed!

Date Posted: 10/23/2017

Catch up on the newest courses you may have missed on ATPE’s Professional Learning Portal.

Texas Voter Resources

Date Posted: 10/19/2017

Nov. 7 is Election Day. Find out what you need to know about upcoming elections.

Walk the Mentor Walk

Date Posted: 10/16/2017

Could your school benefit from a mentor program? Millsap ISD superintendent and ATPE member Deann Lee shares insight into Millsap’s program.

What Unites Us

Date Posted: 10/11/2017

It’s sad that so often it takes a crisis to remind us of who we are. Yet Harvey reminded us. For a few fleeting days, we left the politics, the culture wars, and the inflamed rhetoric of cable news shows behind.

Volunteer to Make a Difference

Date Posted: 10/04/2017

ATPE volunteers work to recruit new members, provide a valuable support network for current members, influence legislation, and represent the organization. Discover how you can make a difference in your profession today.

“Two-Step” into Creative Writing

Date Posted: 10/02/2017

ATPE member Hector Cruz shares how listening to Texas music during class can fuel students’ creative writing.