Texas State Teachers Association
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Coronavirus: what you should know

The National Education Association, Texas Education Agency and the Texas Retirement System have issued guidance for educators, drawn largely from the health experts at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Women's History Month

Join us in commemorating and encouraging the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.

NEA’s “We Count” campaign

The 2020 census is upon us with the U.S. Census Bureau officially kicking off its count in Toksook Bay, Alaska. NEA’s “We Count” campaign promotes participation in the 2020 census through members engaging their communities.

Be a public education voter

Get ready for the 2020 election with Strong Public Schools, NEA’s voter guide. Visit the site to see where the presidential candidates stand on issues affecting your students and your classroom and find resources to Vote Education First in 2020!

86th session of the Texas Legislature

You made a difference! TSTA thanks everyone who marched to the polls, rallied at the Capitol, responded to our Action Alerts and contacted their state legislators during the session.

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Education News

March 27, 2020

Update on the HoD cancellation

Following the board's decision to cancel the House of Delegates meeting in El Paso out of concern for the health, safety and well-being of our members, TSTA will soon be sending more details about registration for voting.
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Take Action

New election dates

The May 26 primary election runoffs will be delayed until July in response to the growing outbreak of the new coronavirus in Texas under an order signed by Governor Greg Abbott.
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Locals

Houston ISD abruptly halts food distribution program after suspected COVID case

Food distribution at Houston ISD campuses has been suspended indefinitely after it was found that an individual now under self-quarantine had attended a distribution location.
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GRADING TEXAS

Whom do you trust? Dan Patrick or the scientists?

Science versus politics is a familiar war. Evolution versus the State Board of Education, climate change versus much of the political establishment and the anti-vaxxers who have helped measles make a comeback. Now we have the infectious disease experts versus Trump and Patrick.

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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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