Texas State Teachers Association
Affiliated with the National Education Association

Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, May 3-7!

This year helped all of us to better appreciate everyone who plays a role in teaching our students—one week is hardly enough express our gratitude. More students, parents and communities than ever before are coming together to say thank you, thank you, and thank you by texting CELEBRATE to 48744 and using the hashtag #thankateacher.

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TSTA has fought for safe school re-openings and we are fighting for equity, to correct the unfair distribution of resources and opportunities in our communities. Join us and help make us even stronger.

TSTA members stopped the swap and our voices have been heard loud and clear! Texas school districts may now apply to receive their share of $11.2B appropriated for public ed under the American Rescue Plan or ESSER III Fund. This is a huge victory for TSTA and while we celebrate this win, we know that the fight continues! Let’s keep the pressure up to ensure ALL the federal stimulus funds go to our Texas students!

87th Texas Legislature – Let’s build a better future!

Stay informed and stay alert this session.

Racial and social justice

The Texas State Teachers Association believes that the path to racial and social justice lies with education. We have compiled resources you can use that amplify and celebrate racial and social equity in our schools, meaningful allyship, and restorative justice.

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Education News

May 5, 2021

Voter suppression bill a desperate attempt at political survival

The Texas State Teachers Association opposes House Bill 6, the voter suppression bill that the Texas House of Representatives is expected to debate tomorrow.
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Take Action

87th Legislature resources

Want to learn more about TSTA’s stance on public education topics before the Legislature this session? These resources will give you information on issues that matter to educators and our allies.
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Locals

A Southside San Antonio summertime festival

Sol Fest will be one of the most anticipated summer events this year benefitting Southside youth, special-needs kids, and SHS graduating seniors.
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GRADING TEXAS

Let social studies teachers teach all the facts, including the sins of Texas, past and present

The war over American and Texas history and how it should be taught is expanding – in the nation’s capital as well as in Texas and other states. On one side are political spin and lies. On the other side are education and facts.

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NEA MEMBER BENEFITS

Discover all the ways we can help you!

Discover all the ways we can help you! NEA Member Benefits program offers credit cards, income protection, auto buying, travel, everyday discounts, and more.

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