May 2018

Meet the May Volunteer of the Month, Patsy Bulos

Date Posted: 5/30/2018

Get to know your fellow ATPE volunteers through our volunteer recognition program, Volunteer of the Month. This month’s honor goes to Patsy Bulos of El Paso ATPE.

Avoiding the Summer Slide

Date Posted: 5/29/2018

In the fight against summer learning loss, schools and teachers are parents’ and students’ No. 1 source for information and ways to protect against it. Here are a few tips to avoid that pesky summer brain drain.

Summer Reading for Educators and Students

Date Posted: 5/28/2018

Need a book recommendation for yourself or your students this summer? Look no further!

Read the Newest Edition of ATPE News

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

The Summer 2018 edition of our award-winning magazine is now available online. In this issue: how to help students who struggle with food insecurity, summer reading lists for you and your students, and info on what duties can be required of you.

Vote in Primary Runoffs Today

Date Posted: 5/21/2018

The runoffs are here! The runoffs are here! Are you ready? Primary runoff elections are today, and certain state and federal candidates will be selected for the big contest in November.

Got Questions about ATPE? We’ve Got Answers!

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Join ATPE State President Carl Garner for his quarterly conference call to answer members' questions.

Shape the Future of ATPE

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

Learn how you can shape the future of ATPE and gain valuable leadership skills.

STAAR Sickness

Date Posted: 5/14/2018

Our executive director, Gary Godsey, reflects on the state of testing in Texas after watching his grandson struggle with extreme test anxiety.

ATPE Launches Texas Education Headlines Newsletter

Date Posted: 5/09/2018

ATPE’s newest web project is a weekly newsletter dedicated to bringing you the latest education news from across Texas, the United States, and the world—plus tips and social media trends!

Happy Teacher Appreciation Day from ATPE!

Date Posted: 5/07/2018

Happy Teacher Appreciation Day from ATPE! To celebrate the great teachers across this state, we asked ATPE staff members to share memories of their favorite teachers.

ATPE Staff Spotlight

Date Posted: 5/02/2018

ATPE is proud to bring you this series of posts from our staff members. Today’s post features ATPE’s meetings and conferences director, Andrea Elizondo.

Are You Ready for a Tech Makeover?

Date Posted: 4/30/2018

With the use of some free or inexpensive tech apps, you can spice up the learning in your classroom.